Manchester United host rivals Manchester City in a Premier League blockbuster this Saturday.
United are sixth within the top-flight desk and lead near-neighbours City by some extent and a spot.
The Crimson Devils have received 4 on the bounce within the league, together with a 3-1 victory at West Ham final weekend.
However the strain continues to construct on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer following their Champions League exit in midweek.
They tackle a City aspect who’ve breezed previous Marseille and Fulham this week and now have Sergio Aguero again.
talkSPORT shall be in Manchester for this large derby conflict.
Man United v Man City: Tips on how to pay attention
This match will get underneath manner at 5:30pm on Saturday, December 12.
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Man United v Man City: Staff information
Edinson Cavani and Anthony Martial are each doubts for United.
It stays to be seen if Paul Pogba will begin following the well-documented feedback from his agent final week.
Phil Jones stays out whereas Jesse Lingard is unlikely to function.
For City, Sergio Aguero is match to return and may begin up high.
Ilkay Gundogan got here off early within the Champions league in midweek and is a doubt with an ankle problem.
Eric Garcia additionally needed to go off early in opposition to Marseilla and will miss out.
Man United v Man City: Match stats and information
- Manchester United received each Premier League conferences with Manchester City final season – they final received three in a row within the competitors in opposition to their native rivals between November 2008-April 2010 (4 wins).
- Manchester City have received seven Premier League away video games at Outdated Trafford, greater than another visiting aspect, with six of their seven such victories away to Manchester United coming within the earlier 9 seasons.
- Simply 21% of Manchester United’s Premier League factors this season have been received in house video games (4/19), the bottom share within the division to date this time period.
- Manchester United have received a league-high 15 factors from shedding positions this season (all away from house), with their victory in opposition to West Ham final day out placing them high of this specific stat all-time for the Premier League (385 factors).
- Manchester City have misplaced 5 Premier League away video games in 2020, final shedding extra in a single calendar 12 months within the competitors again in 2015 (7).
- Manchester City have received their final two Premier League video games by an mixture rating of 7-0 – that’s as many targets as they’d netted of their earlier seven league video games mixed, whereas they’re trying to hold three consecutive league clear sheets for the primary time since a run of 4 in April/Could 2019.
- Of all managers to have confronted Man City boss Pep Guardiola at the very least 4 occasions in all competitions, Man Utd’s Ole Gunnar Solskjær has the very best win charge in opposition to the Spaniard, with the Norwegian successful three of their 5 conferences (60%).
- Man Utd’s Anthony Martial has scored in three of his final 4 Premier League appearances in opposition to Man City, together with netting house and away in opposition to the Residents final time period. The final Man Utd participant to attain in three consecutive Manchester derby appearances within the league was Eric Cantona, who did so in 5 straight video games between March 1993-April 1996.
- Since his Premier League debut in February, Manchester United’s Bruno Fernandes has been concerned in additional targets within the competitors than another participant, racking up 15 targets and 11 assists in simply 24 video games.
- Man City’s Raheem Sterling has by no means scored in 16 Premier League appearances in opposition to Manchester United, at the very least 10 video games greater than he’s confronted another aspect within the competitors with out a purpose. Sterling has had 29 makes an attempt in these matches (13 on the right track), whereas the final English participant to attain in a Manchester derby for City within the league was James Milner in April 2013.