Chelsea face a tough trip to the Etihad on Sunday, and Man City will ensure that they return to London with nothing to show for their efforts.
Here are five reasons City will claim all three points.
5. Thibaut Courtois will be a big loss
The towering Belgian is a calming presence in between the posts, but he will be missing through suspension after his red card against Swansea.
Asmir Begovic will step in to replace him, but it could cause some uneasiness in defence for the champions.