• Manchester City have conceded just five goals in 12 Barclays Premier League encounters with the Potters.
  • Stoke have won just one of their 12 Barclays Premier League games against Manchester City, and none of the last 10.
  • Manchester City have scored at least once in 69 of their last 70 Premier League home games.
  • Sergio Aguero has played only 29 minutes this season but is the league's joint-top scorer with two goals.
  • Manchester City have scored at least two goals in each of their last 10 Premier League games.
  • The Premier League record for scoring 2+ goals in consecutive games is held by Man City (14 games in 2011).
  • Stoke have conceded exactly one goal in each of their last six Premier League games (W2 D2 L2)
  • Stoke have played 12 Premier League games in Manchester (City and United combined) and lost all 12.
  • Stoke have not kept a clean sheet in a Premier League away game since last December (at Hull City).
  • Stevan Jovetic has scored three goals in his last three Premier League appearances, this after scoring two in his previous 12.