Dec 26, 2015 at 3pm UK at ‚ÄčEtihad Stadium

4-1

Sterling (12'), Toure (17'), Bony (22'), de Bruyne (54')
Sterling (4')
FT(HT: 3-0)
Borini (59')
Jones (36')
Result: Man City close gap on leaders
Result: Man City close gap on leaders
Manchester City thrash Sunderland 4-1 to move within three points of Premier League leaders Leicester City.
The Match
Match Report
Manchester City thrash Sunderland 4-1 to move within three points of Premier League leaders Leicester City.
Team News
Sergio Aguero drops out of the starting lineup for Manchester City's Premier League clash with Sunderland at the Etihad Stadium.
Preview
Sports Mole casts its eye forward to the Boxing Day Premier League affair between Manchester City and Sunderland.
Head to Head
Sep 22, 2015 7.45pm
Sunderland
1-4
Man City
Toivonen (83')
Rodwell (15'), Coates (45')
Aguero (9' pen.), De Bruyne (25'), Mannone (33' og.), Sterling (36')
Demichelis (57')
Jan 1, 2015 3pm
Man City
3-2
Sunderland
Toure (57'), Jovetic (66'), Lampard (73')
Nasri (51'), Zabaleta (71')
Rodwell (68'), Johnson (71' pen.)
Jones (17'), Larsson (34'), Brown (88')
Dec 3, 2014 7.45pm
Sunderland
1-4
Man City
Wickham (19')
Cattermole (71')
Aguero (21', 71'), Jovetic (39'), Zabaleta (55')
Boyata (65')
Apr 16, 2014 7.45pm
Man City
2-2
Sunderland
Fernandinho (2'), Nasri (88')
Zabaleta (90')
Wickham (73', 82')
Borini (32'), Alonso (65')
Mar 2, 2014 2pm
Man City
3-1
Sunderland
Toure (55'), Nasri (57'), Navas (90')
Negredo (90')
Borini (10')
Alonso (81')



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City98103242825
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd96212241820
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs96211961320
4Chelsea95131710716
5Arsenal95131712516
6Watford94321517-215
7Newcastle UnitedNewcastle9423108214
8Burnley934289-113
9Liverpool93421416-213
10Southampton933389-112
11Huddersfield TownHuddersfield9333710-312
12Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton9324910-111
13West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom9243710-310
14Leicester CityLeicester92341214-29
15Swansea CitySwansea9225610-48
16West Ham UnitedWest Ham9225817-98
17Stoke CityStoke92251020-108
18Everton9225718-118
19Bournemouth9216613-77
20Crystal Palace9108219-173