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MAN UNITED VS MAN CITY

Published:Friday | October 23, 2015 | 10:00 AM

UNITED (4-2-3-1)

DE GEA,

DARMIAN, JONES, SMALLING, ROJO,

SCHNEIDERLIN, SCHWEINSTEIGER,

MATA, HERRERA, ROONEY,

MARTIAL

CITY (4-1-3-2)

STERLING, BONY,

DE BRUYNE, TOURÈ, NAVAS,

FERNANDINHO,

SAGNA, MANGALA, OTAMENDI, ZABALETA,

HART

On Wednesday, both teams were in Champions League action. Manchester City got a good 2-1 win over Sevilla, while Manchester United won a point from a 1-1 draw in Russia against CSKA Moscow.

The first Manchester derby of the season sees third visit first in the Barclays Premier League. The great rivals have met 168 times in all competitions, with City needing one more victory for 50 against their neighbours. United have won 69.

In the league, in 152 clashes, United hold the upper hand with 60 wins to City's 43 and 49 drawn. While in the Premier League, in 36 encounters, United have won 19, drawn six and lost 11.

At Old Trafford, United have won 10 and drawn four of their 18 Premier League games with their rivals, losing only four. But three of those have been in the last four, with City scoring 13 goals in their last four league trips to United.