Here we go. The biggest Premier League match of the season with so much on the line. Everyone's predicting a cagey 1-0 match. Pellegrini and Mourinho may have a different scoreline in mind.
For viewers in the United States, the match will be shown live on NBCSN at 3pm ET.
The starting line-ups are in:
Manchester City:Hart, Zabaleta, Kompany (c), Nastasic, Kolarov, Navas, Demichelis, Toure, Silva, Dzeko, Negredo
Subs:Pantilimon, Boyata, Clichy, Milner, Rodwell, Lopes, Jovetic
Chelsea:Cech; Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry (c), Azpilicueta; David Luiz, Matic; Ramires, Willian, Hazard; Eto'o
Subs:Schwarzer, Cole, Mikel, Lampard, Oscar, Salah, Ba
Team news: Torres is out due to an injury.