matches in a row since going down to London trio Arsenal, Chelsea and West Ham in November 2001.
Did you know? Danny Welbeck and Jonny Evans each spent time on loan at Sunderland whilst breaking into the first team at United. Between them, they registered a combined total of 61 appearances and seven goals. Both are still held in well regard in the North East.
Rivals watch: City host North West neighbours Everton in the midday kick-off on Saturday before Liverpool take on Crystal Palace at Anfield. On Sunday, Chelsea travel to Norwich prior to Tottenham hosting West Ham. Arsenal also travel to West Brom.