Manchester City vs Manchester United, 179th edition of Manchester Derby, to be played at Etihad Stadium on Saturday, 7th December.
Both the sides came out victorious in their midweek fixtures. Manchester City beat Burnley at Turf Moor by 4-1, and their derby opponents beat Tottenham Hotspur by 2-1 at Old Trafford.
Manchester City will be without Sergio Aguero, their all-time goalscorer, due to a thigh problem, but he is expected to return for the clash against Arsenal next Sunday.
Leroy Sane and Aymeric Laporte are unlikely to play against Manchester United this Saturday due to long-term injuries. Oleksandr Zinchenko may be seen in action after a knee surgery kept him out since October.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s squad will not be featuring Anthony Martial due to a slight injury. Mason Greenwood could start the line instead.
The derby match comes too soon for Paul Pogba as he is nearing to return from his ongoing ankle problems.
Diogo Dalot, Timothy Fosu-Mensah and Eric Bailly are expected to be out until the end of the month.
Manchester City vs Manchester United Predicted Lineups
Ederson, Walker, Stones, Fernandinho, Mendy, De Bruyne, Rodri, D Silva, Mahrez, Jesus, Sterling
De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Williams, McTominay, Fred; James, Pereira, Rashford, Greenwood
Match Predictions Manchester City vs Manchester United
When it comes to head-to-head, Manchester United have a better record in recent years at their rivals’ home, but their form at away fixtures has suffered since. However, Manchester City has performed remarkably at Etihad Stadium and are stronger than their derby rivals.
Predicted Score: Manchester City 3-1 Manchester United
Manchester City versus Manchester United Head-to-Head
Manchester City won both their home and away matches against Manchester United last season.
The home victory last season is their only win in the last four derby matches, where United won twice and one ended in a draw.
Out of 178 times the two teams have faced-off each other in the past, Manchester United is ahead of their rivals with 73 wins and 53 losses to their Manchester derby rivals.
Manchester City versus Manchester United TV Live Stream Info
Where to Watch
Manchester City vs Manchester United can be watched on NBCSN, Sky Sports, Supersport and beIN Sports.
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Competition: English Premier League
Date: Saturday, 7th December 2019
Kick-off at: 17:30 UK / 18:30 CET
Venue: Etihad Stadium, Manchester