Manchester rivals United and City go head-to-head within the Premier League this weekend.
Each groups received final weekend with United seeing off West Ham and City beating Fulham.
The strain continues to be on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer following United’s Champions League exit in midweek.
He’ll need to silence his critics this weekend however that received’t be simple in opposition to Pep Guardiola’s City.
Man United v Man City: Date and kick-off time
This match can be held at Outdated Trafford on Saturday, December 12 and can kick-off at 5:30pm.
United claimed a formidable league double over City final season together with a 2-Zero win on this fixture.
Man United v Man City: TV channel and dwell stream
The sport is being broadcast on Sky Sports activities Foremost Occasion and Sky Sports activities Premier League from 5pm and follows their protection of Newcastle v West Brom.
Sky Sports activities prospects can dwell stream this by way of the app utilizing their cell, pill or pc gadgets.
If not, you should buy a Sky Sports activities Day Move from NowTV for £8.99.
Man United v Man City: Methods to pay attention
Full protection from Outdated Trafford can be dwell on talkSPORT, with our protection beginning at 5pm.
Faye Carruthers can be your host earlier than commentary from Sam Matterface, Trevor Sinclair and Paul Parker.
To tune in, click on the radio participant under or HERE for the dwell stream.
Man United v Man City: Crew 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 difficulty.
Eric Garcia additionally needed to go off early in opposition to Marseilla and will miss out.
Man United v Man City: Match stats and info
- 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- Manchester City have received seven Premier League away video games at Outdated Trafford, greater than another visiting aspect, with six of their seven such victories away to Manchester United coming within the earlier 9 seasons.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 residence video games (4/19), the bottom share within the division to this point this time period.
- Manchester United have received a league-high 15 factors from shedding positions this season (all away from residence), with their victory in opposition to West Ham final trip placing them high of this explicit 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 combination rating of 7-0 – that’s as many objectives as they’d netted of their earlier seven league video games mixed, whereas they’re trying to preserve three consecutive league clear sheets for the primary time since a run of 4 in April/Might 2019.
- Of all managers to have confronted Man City boss Pep Guardiola a minimum of 4 occasions in all competitions, Man Utd’s Ole Gunnar Solskjær has the very best win price in opposition to the Spaniard, with the Norwegian profitable 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 residence 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 objectives within the competitors than another participant, racking up 15 objectives 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, a minimum of 10 video games greater than he’s confronted another aspect within the competitors and not using a aim. 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.