The Brazilian - one of the greatest midfielders ever to don the sky blue shirt - made the switch from Ukrainian side Shakhtar Donetsk on 6 June 2013.
He quickly became a fans' favourite and even now is still an integral cog in the City machine.
Fast forward eight years and Fernandinho has picked up every domestic honour available, including five Premier League titles, one FA Cup and six Carabao Cups.
But how well does he recall his City career...? CityTV sat down with our battling Brazilian to ask him some quickfire questions and test his knowledge!
Who was his first game against? What was the result? Who did he score first goal against? And which was his best?
What about his go-to goal celebration? What were his first impressions of the Club? Who was the most difficult defender he locked horns with?
Watch the video above to hear Ferna's answers...