We have played against really good opposition and seven points from three games is a fantastic tally. James McCarthy is closer to returning but likely will only be ready for the Blues last game of the season, at Arsenal.
"To score five against this team is very good and it is an important result for the mini-league fight that we are in for places in the top four", Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said. "It couldn't have gone any better". It's hard when you have injuries to come back and be the same.
Burnley effectively secured its survival thanks to two second-half goals by Sam Vokes.
Hull have the chance to steal a march on Swansea on Saturday afternoon when they entertain already-relegated Sunderland.
As well as the Toffees visiting Wales this weekend, West Brom will travel to face a Swansea side that have taken nearly double the number of points at home as they have on the road. His creativity and vision was sorely missed by City in those games, and Palace didn't know how to deal with him here.
Mirallas took the ball off of Ashley Williams' head with five minutes to go, getting on the end of a free-kick and his effort flew a few yards wide of the post.
The all-important goal by Fernando Llorente ended up being a stroke of luck.
It got messy for Palace after halftime, from the moment De Bruyne collected Silva's pass and cut the ball back for Kompany to lash in a curling shot from 15 metres in the 49th. Kevin de Bruyne swept home the third, Raheem Sterling volleyed home from Pablo Zabaleta's header and Nicolas Otamendi glanced in to send City into third on goal difference.
Swansea come into the game against Everton on the back of a respectable, and perhaps surprising, draw at Old Trafford to build on their home win against Stoke the week before. However, the struggling side has lost six of their last ten matches domestically, and has managed to claim victory in just two of their last four matches played at the Liberty Stadium. Hull occupy the last relegation spot.
According to data from Opta, "Ayew has provided an assist in three of his last six Premier League games (3 assists), this after failing to assist in any of his first 36 in the competition". Next-to-last Middlesbrough is set to drop, too, on Monday.
The soon-to-be-deposed champions have won seven of their 10 league games following the departure of Ranieri, who was sacked with Leicester close to the relegation zone.
'I have been with Real Madrid when there has been 85,000 there, and it is not as loud as that (the Liberty Stadium) because they tend to sit and watch, ' Clement said.
Everton will want to finish the campaign on a high and they may benefit from giving Kenny a start in one of their two remaining matches.
Fortunately for Swansea, they scored the only goal of the game barly 60 seconds later as Llorente broke the deadlock in the 29th minute.