Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 12/26/12
Yaya Toure acknowledges that Manchester City need to come up with a new way of outsmarting their Premier League rivals. While City's spending power is common knowledge, it has taken time for an expensively-assembled squad to gel and play to their potential. They were able to do that last season, as they ended their long wait for top-flight title joy, with Roberto Mancini's side able to impose themselves on games and dominate from the off. Opponents have, however, worked out how to nullify City's attacking threat this term, and the reigning champions, despite losing just once, have found the going a little tougher. Toure feels they need to put a Plan B in place, with it important for them to be able to mix things up when looking to prevail in tight contests. He told The Sun: "Whereas perhaps we caught a lot of teams by surprise last season, this year our opponents know how we play. "Sometimes we have to change our system to try and break teams down. The other teams and players ...
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