Manchester City and Manchester United will reignite their rivalry when they face-off at the Etihad Stadium for an exciting Premier League encounter on Sunday.
League leaders City will be looking for their 22nd successive win across competitions in this top-of-the-table clash. Fans can watch Manchester City vs Manchester United live in India on TV and on live streaming.
Pep Guardiola’s men are firmly in the driving seat to clinch the Premier League title and currently enjoy a 14-point lead over the second-placed United.
Manchester United will be determined to put an end to Manchester City’s winning streak when they travel to the Etihad Stadium for Sunday’s Premier League clash.
Man City are the best side this season both offensively and defensively, scoring 56 times and conceding just 17.
Meanwhile, United, who were leading the table in January, have been dropping points against lesser opponents and come into this Manchester Derby with four draws in five matches.
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Nathan Ake is the only injury concern for the home side, who are likely to bring the likes of John Stones, Ilkay Gundogan and Phil Foden back into the team after they were on the bench for Tuesday’s 4-1 win over Wolves.
Dean Henderson is set to start once again as David de Gea is absent due to personal reasons, while Phil Jones, Paul Pogba and Juan Mata are injured and Donny van de Beek and Anthony Martial both doubtful.
Pep Guardiola’s side enters Sunday having won 21 straight matches in all competitions, the third-longest run among any team in the big five European leagues in history. A win or draw against United would make Manchester City unbeaten in 29 straight games, which would be a new club record for games without defeat.
The Red Devils will be looking to win their third consecutive away game against Manchester City in all competitions. Manchester City has shut out its rival in both matches played this season.
İlkay Gündoğan leads Man City with 11 goals and one assist recorded during Premier League play, while Bruno Fernandes leads Man United with 15 goals and 10 assists.
Dari 6 pertemuan terakhir, Man United berhasil mengemas 3 kemenangan sedangkan The Citizens mengemas 2 di antaranya. Satu laga sisanya berakhir imbang. Dua dari 3 kemenangan yang diraih Setan Merah terjadi di Etihad. Karena itulah Ole Gunnar Solskjaer optimis pada skuadnya menjelang derbi nanti
Namun, perlu diingat oleh Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, pada pertemuan pertama musim ini, mereka tumbang di Old Trafford. Setan Merah bahkan tidak mampu mencetak satu pun gol dalam laga tersebut. City menang telak 0-2.