The Die Roten side is the German’s best side there is no doubt about that but the German midfilder thinks they his recent club has just overpass the German side.
The transfer window the German joined the Manchester City from Dortmund and the club has made a huge impression on the midfielder as he told that they are a far better side than Bayern Munich.
Though he joined the Sky Blues in the early section of the transfer window he could make a Debut for them so early because of his injury and he make a debut for them in the September, and Manchester city brought him over 20m.
After he makes his debut for the Sky Blues, he secures his position under the Spanish Coach Pep Guardiola and played a key role in their champions league fixture against Barcelona where they beat them at their home ground by 3-1.
"When I come to the training centre by car, it's already very impressive. Not even Bayern can compare with this, it's in a different league,":the 26 year told in a interview.
"You can see that you have arrived at a worldwide club that wants big things and wants to develop great things in the next few years.
"Accordingly, the pressure and responsibility on individual players is profound. It's something different to Dortmund.
"It is clear here that you are striving for the supreme. The expectation is extremely high because of the transfers and because of Pep, who is the personification of success."
In 2014 the German national team won the world cup in Brazil there the midfield missed the World Cup during to his injury and now the German coach Joachim Low extends his contract with the German national team until 2018 and he is eyeing for a position under him in the national team and like achieve something with the national team.
"It is a great sign. I believe that he has done extremely successful work in the past years and I hope there are many more successful years to come.
"The team is undergoing a little change, there are new talents and it's extremely exciting.":he said.