• No Barclays Premier League ground has seen more goals scored this season so far than the Etihad Stadium (22).
  • The last time that Tottenham failed to score in three successive Barclays Premier League matches was back in January 2009.
  • Of the 114 different players to have scored at least 40 Premier League goals, only Thierry Henry (122) has a better minutes per goal average than Sergio Aguero (123) in the competition.
  • Man City have lost seven of the 26 Premier League games that Vincent Kompany hasn't started since the start of 2011-12 (27%), compared to just 13% (8 of 61) when he's started.
  • No side has seen fewer players score a Premier League goal this season than Tottenham (4).
  • Eden Dzeko has scored more goals against Tottenham Hotspur than any other side in the Premier League (5). Four of these came in a single game; Manchester City's 5-1 defeat of Spurs at White Hart Lane in August 2011.
  • 14 of the 18 goals scored in the last four Premier League meetings between these two sides have been netted in the second half.
  • Tottenham have won the same number of points away from home this season as they have at White Hart Lane (10), this despite playing one game less away.
  • Spurs have attempted the most shots a goal this season (157 – excluding blocked), but have the worst shot conversion rate (5.7%).
  • Tottenham Hotspur have made the most long throws in the Premier League this season (120) – at least 45 more than any other side.