The game between Manchester City and Sunderland in the Premier League on 3rd April 2011 at 16:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.

Footymad preview History of the Manchester City v Sunderland fixture

Manchester City prepare to entertain Sunderland at City of Manchester Stadium on Sunday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Sky Blues are clearly on top, having won 41 and lost only 12 of the 65 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at City of Manchester Stadium was just last season, in December 2009, as the Sky Blues squeezed past their rivals by a scoreline of 4-3 in a Premier League match.