Mancini has clashed with City stars such as Carlos Tevez and Craig Bellamy over his training methods since arriving in the Barclays Premier League last December.
The Italian claimed he had talked his team round to his way of thinking. He revealed that he believes all players in Europe's top leagues need to be reminded that they have to work hard to ensure success.
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Mancini said: 'I think players here have a different culture from Italian players, but all players are the same.
'They all want to play, they all want to win and all don't want to work hard. I played for 20 years and I was the same.
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