David Moyes names an unchanged XI from the side that lost 2-0 to Everton at Goodison Park last weekend.
Jan Kirchhoff misses out as expected but Jack Rodwell is in the squad as he makes his return from injury.
Papy Djilobodji is on the bench as Moyes names his first unchanged side of the season.
Pep Guardiola has named Kevin De Bruyne on the bench, with Yaya Toure coming back into the side.
Sunderland XI: Pickford, Jones, Kone, O'Shea, Oviedo, Larsson, Gibson, Ndong, Borini, Defoe, Januzaj
Subs: Mannone, Manquillo, Love, Honeyman, Khazri, Djilobodji, Rodwell
Manchester City XI: Caballero, Sagna, Stones, Kolarov, Clichy, Yaya Toure, Fernandinho, Sterling, Silva, Sane, Aguero
Subs: Bravo, Fernando, Nolito, de Bruyne, Delph, Otamendi, Iheanacho