There was no bleak winter picture at the Etihad Stadium where City continued with their spell of sunshine football.
It has been a blistering start to 2013 by the Champions who have now responded to a shock and chilling defeat at Sunderland with five straight wins in all competitions and fourteen goals in the process.
Premier League rivals Norwich, Stoke, Arsenal were the previous recipients of the Stadium of Light backlash (along with Watford in the FA Cup) and a doughty Fulham side were eventually ill-equipped to prevent their name being added to the list.
They had proved troublesome to City in the past having lost only three of their previous 10 visits to the Blue half of Manchester.Read full match report
Barclays Premier League
As of: 19 January 2013, 5:45 PMView full league table
- Duration: 95 minutes
- Home possession: 46%
- Away possession: 55%
- Home: 7
- Away: 0
- Home: 14
- Away: 6
- Home: 2
- Away: 1