'It's not the first time that he will play against City in that stadium, ' said the Everton boss.
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Bristol City midfielder Bobby Reid has been lighting up the Championship in the past couple of weeks as he has scored a total of four goals in four games. After playing at the Etihad Monday night, the Blues face a return leg in Croatia in the Europa League and a trip to play Chelsea next weekend.
After a summer off high profile recruitment and acquisitions, Manchester City's new signings are adapting well to life at the Etihad, according to Fernandinho.
Man City have no new injury concerns ahead of their Premier League clash.
Both teams have been busy in the transfer window and Everton's latest recruit, record signing Gylfi Sigurdsson, is set to make his debut, probably off the bench.More news: AIADMK merger would be realty very soon
Also, Left-back Mendy is out with a thigh injury while Gundogan is sidelined due to a knee issue.
The city opened their season with 2-0 victory over Brighton but lost 1-0 to Girona in a friendly match most recently.
The Toffees stunned City by winning 4-0 at Goodison Park last season whilst the reverse fixture finished in a 1-1 draw. Prior to this run City had lost four in a row at home to the Merseyside club.
City will use the new dressing room for the first time ahead of Monday night's match against Everton, live on Sky Sports Premier League from 7pm, which is created to replicate the changing room at the club's training base.
Rooney's goal on the opening day against Stoke was his 199th in the Premier League, putting him one away from becoming only the second player to bag 200 in the competition after Alan Shearer (260).
Wayne Rooney and Vincent Kompany enjoyed numerous memorable duels in Manchester derbies and familiarity has bred a strong respect. Everton are now looking to become the first team he's failed to beat in any of his first three matches.