• Manuel Pellegrini's Manchester City need a win over Gus Poyet's rock-bottom Sunderland tonight to boost their title hopes
  • And they make a great start when Fernandinho scores after just two minutes
  • You just wonder who many times the hosts will be celebrating tonight
  • In tonight's other game, Everton are aiming to boost their top-four hopes with a victory over Crystal Palace
  • Joel Ward slides in to tackle Gerard Deulofeu
  • Jason Puncheon gives Crystal Palace a shock lead at Goodison Park
  • Back at the Etihad Stadium and Wes Brown denies Alvaro Negredo a shot on goal
  • Gus Poyet urges his side to find a way back into the game
  • Everton's Gerard Deulofeu shows his frustration as the Toffees head into the break trailing 1-0
  • Sergio Aguero is replaced by Stevan Jovetic after struggling to make an impact on his return to the side
  • Scott Dann celebrates scoring Palace's second goal at Goodison
  • But Steven Naismith pulls a goal back with around 30 minutes to play
  • Connor Wickham of Sunderland scores an equaliser to stun the home crowd at the Etihad
  • Against the odds, Palace restore their two-goal advantage
  • Wickham incredibly strikes again to put the Black Cats 2-1 up on City in the closing stages
  • Samir Nasri comes to City's rescue with a very late equaliser
  • But the Frenchman spurns an even later chance as the match finishes 2-2
  • Crystal Palace conceded a late goal but they hang on for a surprise 3-2 victory

Premier League

Manuel Pellegrini's Manchester City need a win over Gus Poyet's rock-bottom Sunderland tonight to boost their title hopes