After losing to a high flying West Ham United side, they have now been dumped out the Capital One Cup following a home tie against Newcastle United.
With the Manchester Derby coming up on Sunday at the Etihad no less, City will be looking to bounce back with a bang and United fans will know the danger of playing a side who have to get a result and have the quality to hand out a drubbing.
With that in mind, we have taken a look at five City players who, if they play well, will lead them to victory.
Click on Vincent Kompany to see the five Manchester City players who HAVE to be on top form against United for them to win.
City fans. Can you beat United this weekend and get back to winning ways? Let us know your thoughts below or tweet us @LaFootyettes.