Manchester United and Manchester City lock horns for the final meeting between the pair this season tomorrow, in a match that could well prove to be the deciding factor in the top four race. The game itself will be intriguing, with the Red Devils in good form, whilst our opponents were dumped out of the FA Cup at the weekend.
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The derby is fast approaching, as Manchester United and Manchester City prepare to lock horns once again. This is the first time that Jose Mourinho will be taking his Red Devils to The Etihad, and we go there in some pretty decent form.
Derby day is once again upon us, with Manchester United heading to The Etihad Stadium for the third game of the season between these two clubs. City scooped a league victory at Old Trafford, whereas United won the EFL Cup clash – a tournament which the Red Devils went on to win.
Manchester United just cannot catch a break at the moment, with Jose Mourinho’s side losing another game in poor manner over the weekend. Things don’t get any easier either, with Pep Guardiola bringing his Manchester City side to Old Trafford for the second time of the season.
In the early hours of Monday morning, Manchester United had announced that their fixture against Manchester City in the International Champions Cup would be postponed. This was obviously a bitter blow for the fans around the world, and even moreso for the ones that had travelled to the stadium.
Manchester United’s first derby of the season could be about to get called off, due to torrential rain in Beijing. That’s according to ESPN, who say Monday’s fixture is in major doubt as flooding could be a real issue, ahead of the 12:30 kick-off in the Birds Nest.
Manchester United secured an absolutely massive result this evening, as Louis van Gaal’s side got one over on their local rivals City. Marcus Rashford was the hero with a fantastic goal early on in the game, with the three points giving us a real shot at the top four.
Manchester United Football Club take on their fiercest of rivals this weekend, with Manuel Pellegrini brining Manchester City to Old Trafford for the first Manchester derby of the season in a clash involving two of the best sides in the country.
Manchester United have been dealt their second piece of good news this morning, with Manchester City suffering two major injury blows ahead of the derby at the end of the month. On Thursday Sergio Aguero suffered a hamstring injury that’ll keep him sidelined for a month.
Manchester United have been given an early injury boost ahead of the Manchester derby which takes place towards the end of this month. Sergio Aguero suffered a hamstring problem whilst on international duty, and is expected to be out for at least a month.