'El Mago' is one of the best midfielders to grace the Premier League Era, forming a lethal partnership with Sergio Aguero for Manchester City. His quick passing, cool mind and wizard like sense of passing has made him one of the best to step foot on the Etihad. David Silva truly is one if the best to put on the sky blue shirt.
In what came to be known as one of the greatest Manchester derbies of all time, Craig Bellamy scored a wonder strike from the edge of the box. Cutting in from the left, Bellamy curled the ball beyond United keeper Ben Foster. Manchester City and Manchester United both ended up scoring some truly memorable goals in this game, and Bellamy's was the best of them all.
Portuguese midfielder Bernardo Silva has quickly established himself under manager Pep Guardiola at Manchester City. The 24-year-old has shown his capabilities of creating goals with his sensational range of passing as well as showing a clinical edge, picking up essential goals from midfield. Check out some of his best moments so far at the Etihad.
In one of the goals of the season, Fernandinho hit an absolute worldie against England international Jack Butland to demonstrate what the Manchester City star can do. Ever since signing for City, Fernandinho has been a key player in the heart of midfield. But every so often, he will treat us with a truly incredible goal.
There is no denying the profound impact Joe Hart had in his 12 year stint at Manchester City. After joining from Shrewsbury Town, he forced his way into the team under Sven Goran-Eriksson, and never looked back. Hart was part of the team that ended Man City's 44-year-wait for a First Division title and ended up winning four golden gloves and breaking numerous club records.
The Manchester Derby is one of the fiercest cross-city rivalries in Britain, and in the last few years especially, it has often become a title decider. Whet the appetite for the opening derby of 2018-19 with this great scene-setter.
Phil Foden has been a standout both for Manchester City and England over the past year - showcasing why Pep Guardiola has put faith in the midfielder to join the first team on a regular basis. Foden won the FIFA Under-17s World Cup Golden Ball and BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year after his brace in the final helped England win the U17 World Cup.
Maine Road was Manchester City's home before the Etihad was even a dream in the back of the club's mind. This gave the final derby before City's move to the Etihad even more importance. Shaun Goater's brace included his 100th goal for City and solidified the slogan: 'Feed the Goat, and he will score'.
In the build up to the derby, we look back to one of the most famous Manchester City victories against cross-city rivals Manchester United. As Roberto Mancini faced off against Sir Alex Ferguson off the pitch, City dominated at Old Trafford and recorded an emphatic 6-1 win. The 2011 game is most famous for Mario Balotelli's antics, and that now famous phrase 'Why Always Me'.
Michael Johnson's 2009 League Cup goal against Scunthorpe United wasn't just an average long-ranger. Johnson had returned to the Manchester City team after numerous injuries and he marked his appearance with this amazing goal.