Sunderland V Man City: How Do Previous Matches Compare?
26 February 2014, 09:43
See who's come out on top in the last five Premier League meetings between Sunderland and Manchester City
November 10th 2013: Sunderland 1 Manchester City 0
Manchester United old boy Phil Bardsley's lone strike was enough to claim a fourth successive 1-0 league win for the Black Cats over City at the Stadium of Light.
December 26th 2013: Sunderland 1 Manchester City 0
City old boy Adam Johnson was Sunderland's hero as his 53rd-minute effort beat Joe Hart to see off his former club.
October 6th 2012: Manchester City 3 Sunderland 0
Aleksandar Kolarov's fifth-minute free-kick set the stage for a comfortable City win, which was secured by second-half efforts from Sergio Aguero and James Milner.
March 31st 2012: Manchester City 3 Sunderland 3
Sunderland came within five minutes of a famous victory at the Etihad Stadium with Sebastian Larsson's double either side of Nicklas Bendtner's strike giving them a 3-1 lead. But Mario Balotelli's second goal of the game and Kolarov's 86th-minute strike snatched a point and spared City's blushes.
January 1st 2012: Sunderland 1 Manchester City 0
A famous day for then Black Cats manager Martin O'Neill as substitute Ji Dong-won came off the bench to score an injury-time winner and get 2012 off to the perfect start.
Sunderland take the advantage over their Manchester rivals - having won 3 of the last five meetings and a draw in 1.