Hull, meanwhile, are on an upward curve. They managed their first win of the season against Norwich City last week, and after resting several players for Tuesday's League Cup win over Leyton Orient, Steve Bruce should have a fresh squad to choose from.
Man City: WL
Hull City: LW
Possible starting lineups
Man City: Hart; Zabaleta, Nastasic, Lescott, Clichy; Silva, Toure, Fernandinho, Nasri; Aguero, Negredo
Hull City: McGregor; Elmohamady, Davies, Chester, Figueroa; Aluko, Huddlestone, Koren, Livermore, Brady; Graham
Sports Mole says: 3-0