Both teams are in a position jomplang indeed the Premier League standings . If Sunderland immersed in the bottom of the standings , The Citizen was still in the EPL title race track this season .
Besides jomplangnya position in the standings , Sunderland condition is also exacerbated by the absence of some of their players because of injuries and penalties . Keiren Westwood , Jozy Altidore , Steven Fletcher has been ruled out through injury , while Phil Bardsley absent due to suspension .
Fletcher 's absence and the presence of Westwood will be anticipated with Connor Wickham on the front lines . Craig Gardner will return to right-back , the rest of the squad with the possibility of seeing the appearance of stubborn maintained in the last game against Everton .
Switch to Man City , the host is definitely lost Matija Nastasic the rest due to injury . The other players can not ascertain his condition was Yaya Toure who got injured in the match against Liverpool earlier .
Manuel Pellegrini is also the possibility of doing a rotation in the game later with James Milner plays since the early minutes . Milner along with Sergio Aguero shine after coming on as a substitute in the game against Liverpool last weekend .
Head to Head Sunderland vs Manchester City :
03/02/14 Manchester City 3-1 Sunderland ( League Cup )
10/11/13 Sunderland 1-0 Manchester City ( Premier League )
27/07/13 Sunderland 0-1 Manchester City ( Trial )
26/12/12 Sunderland 1-0 Manchester City ( Premier League )
10/06/12 Manchester City 3-0 Sunderland ( Premier League )
Last Five Matches Manchester City :
03/22/14 Manchester City 5-0 Fulham ( Premier League )
26/3/14 Manchester United 0-3 Manchester City ( Premier League )
03/30/14 Arsenal 1-1 Manchester City ( Premier League )
05/04/14 Manchester City 4-1 Southampton ( Premier League )
13/04/14 Liverpool 3-2 Manchester City ( Premier League )
Last Five Matches Sunderland :
03/22/14 Norwich City 2-0 Sunderland ( Premier League )
03/27/14 Liverpool 2-1 Sunderland ( Premier League )
01/04/14 Sunderland 1-2 West Ham ( Premier League )
04/08/14 Tottenham 5-1 Sunderland ( Premier League )
12/04/14 Sunderland 0-1 Everton ( Premier League )
Estimated Lineup of both team:
Manchester City ( 4-2-3-1 ) :
Hart ; Kolarov , Demichelis , Kompany , Zabaleta ; Garcia , Fernandinho ; Nasri , Silva , Milner ; Negredo .
Sunderland ( 4-3-3 ) :
Mannone ; Alonso , Brown , O'Shea , Gardner ; Colback , Cattermole , Sung - Yueng ; Borini , Wickham , Johnson .
Score Prediction Man City vs Sunderland :
Man City 3 - 0 Sunderland
The match between Manchester City vs Sunderland will be broadcast live on beIN Sports 3 at 01:45 am on April 17, 2014.