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.