Result: Aguero wins derby for City
Result: Aguero wins derby for City
Sergio Aguero scores the only goal of the match as Manchester City beat 10-man Manchester United in the Premier League.
Reaction
David de Gea celebrates a Manchester United goal on August 11, 2013.
David de Gea: 'We are determined to bounce back from Manchester City defeat'
Manchester United keeper David de Gea admits that his side are determined to get back on track in the Premier League following their defeat to Manchester City.
Nov 4, 05:54
Manchester United's Dutch striker Robin van Persie shoots but Chelsea's Belgian goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois saves during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on
Matt Le Tissier: 'Robin van Persie showing signs of decline'
Matt Le Tissier feels that Robin van Persie is showing signs of decline for Manchester United this season due to some lacklustre performances for the Red Devils.
Nov 4, 02:15
Manchester City's English goalkeeper Joe Hart (R) saves at the feet of Manchester United's Belgian midfielder Marouane Fellaini (L) during the English Premier League football match on November 2, 2014
Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini to face no FA action
The FA clears Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini of intentionally spitting at Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero.
Nov 3, 19:57
Manchester United's new signing Marouane Fellaini in action against Crystal Palace on September 14, 2013
Marouane Fellaini hits out at spitting allegations
Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini insists that he did not spit at Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero.
Nov 3, 15:56
Luke Shaw in action for Manchester United against Chelsea on October 26, 2014
Luke Shaw hails Manchester United fans
Manchester United defender Luke Shaw hails the club's supporters for their backing during Sunday's 1-0 defeat to Manchester City.
Nov 3, 15:01
Manchester United's Argentinian defender Marcos Rojo crosses the ball during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on September 14, 2014
Marcos Rojo plays down injury fears
Despite reports to the contrary, Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo describes his shoulder injury as "nothing".
Nov 3, 14:26
Chris Smalling of Manchester United leaves the field after receiving a red card by Referee Michael Oliver during the Barclays Premier League match against Manchester City on November 2, 2014
Virgin Trains mock Manchester United's Chris Smalling after sending-off
Virgin Trains mock Manchester United defender Chris Smalling by offering him cheap tickets to get out of the city following his sending-off in the Manchester derby.
Nov 3, 12:09
Manchester United's Spanish midfielder Juan Mata celebrates scoring their fourth goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on September 14, 201
Juan Mata: 'Manchester United must stick together'
Juan Mata says that the Manchester United players must stick together following their defeat to Manchester City on Sunday.
Nov 3, 10:44
Manchester United Manager Louis van Gaal takes his seat prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Swansea City at Old Trafford on August 16, 2014
Manchester United's Louis van Gaal: 'We're not far behind Premier League rivals'
Louis van Gaal believes that his side are getting "close" to their Premier League rivals, despite recording their worst start to a season since 1986.
Nov 3, 06:10
Marcos Rojo of Manchester United slides in as Sergio Aguero of Manchester City and Wayne Rooney battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League game at the Etihad on November 2, 2014
Martin Keown: 'Manchester United are slowly improving'
Martin Keown feels that Manchester United are starting to show progress under Louis van Gaal despite their 1-0 defeat to Manchester City in their derby clash.
Nov 3, 03:04
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City is mobbed by team mates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Manchester United on November 2, 2014
Graeme Souness: 'Manchester City still need to improve'
Graeme Souness believes that Manchester City still have a lot of work to do to improve despite their 1-0 win over Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium.
Nov 3, 02:36
Marcos Rojo of Manchester United receives treatment during the Barclays Premier League match against Manchester City on November 2, 2014
Marcos Rojo suffers dislocated shoulder
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal confirms that Marco Rojo sustained a dislocated shoulder in Sunday's defeat at Manchester City.
Nov 3, 01:05
Yaya Toure of Manchester City celebrates his goal with Pablo Zabaleta of Manchester City during the Capital One Cup Final between Manchester City and Sunderland at Wembley Stadium on March 2, 2014
Yaya Toure delighted with Manchester City response
Yaya Toure hails his Manchester City teammates for responding to their critics of recent weeks by beating Manchester United on Sunday.
Nov 2, 23:48
Manchester City's Chilean manager Manuel Pellegrini watches the action during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Manchester City at Upton Park in London on February 11, 2014
Manuel Pellegrini pleased with "special" derby victory
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini says that he is "very happy" to have seen his side pick up all three points against Manchester United this afternoon.
Nov 2, 17:37
Marcos Rojo of Manchester United slides in as Sergio Aguero of Manchester City and Wayne Rooney battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League game at the Etihad on November 2, 2014
Wayne Rooney: "We are getting better"
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney believes that his side are making improvements under Louis van Gaal's guidance despite losing to rivals Manchester City.
Nov 2, 17:02
Graeme Souness breaking into a rare grin on May 4, 2005
Graeme Souness: 'Manchester City were frightened against Manchester United'
Former Liverpool manager Graeme Souness believes that Manchester City are underperfoming and stumbled their way to their 1-0 victory in the Manchester derby.
Nov 2, 16:52
Pablo Zabaleta celebrates scoring for Manchester City against Queens Park Rangers on May 13, 2012.
Pablo Zabaleta: Manchester City "deserved" derby win
Pablo Zabaleta says that Manchester City were deserving victors of the Manchester derby despite being under the cosh from 10-man United in the closing stages.
Nov 2, 16:49
Manchester Uniteds Dutch manager Louis van Gaal applauds the fans as he leaves the pitch after the final whistle in the English Premier League football match between Burnley and Manchester United at Turf Moor in Burnley, north west England on August 30, 2
Louis van Gaal: 'Marouane Fellaini not a spitting figure'
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal claims that Marouane Fellaini is not "a spitting figure" after footage suggests that he may have spat at Sergio Aguero.
Nov 2, 16:29
Marcos Rojo of Manchester United receives treatment during the Barclays Premier League match against Manchester City on November 2, 2014
Louis van Gaal awaiting Marcos Rojo injury update
Louis van Gaal reveals that he does not expect Marcos Rojo to feature again for Manchester United before the international break as his defensive injury problems worsen.
Nov 2, 16:25
Chris Smalling of Manchester United leaves the field after receiving a red card by Referee Michael Oliver during the Barclays Premier League match against Manchester City on November 2, 2014
Louis van Gaal: Chris Smalling dismissal "not very smart"
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal accepts that Chris Smalling was deserving of the red card that he received during the derby defeat to Manchester City.
Nov 2, 15:59
Manchester City's Vincent Kompany in action against Newcastle during their Premier League match on August 19, 2013
Vincent Kompany: Manchester derby win is "massive"
Captain Vincent Kompany describes Manchester City's 1-0 win over Manchester United as "massive" and insists that victory was all that mattered at the Etihad Stadium.
Nov 2, 15:35
Manchester United's Argentinian defender Marcos Rojo crosses the ball during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on September 14, 2014
Manchester United defender Marcus Rojo stretchered off at Etihad Stadium
Manchester United centre-back Marcos Rojo suffers a suspected dislocated shoulder in the Premier League clash against Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium.
Nov 2, 14:53
Manchester United's Chris Smalling in action against AIK during a friendly match on August 6, 2013
Trevor Sinclair critical of "silly" Chris Smalling after Manchester derby dismissal
"Silly" United defender Chris Smalling receives criticism from former City winger Trevor Sinclair for getting a first-half red card in the Manchester derby.
Nov 2, 14:30
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole takes a look at who impressed during the Manchester derby this afternoon as City edged to a 1-0 victory over 10-man United.
Analysis
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at how Manchester City claimed local bragging rights with a 1-0 victory over rivals Manchester United this afternoon.
Match Report
Sergio Aguero scores the only goal of the match as Manchester City beat 10-man Manchester United in the Premier League.
Live Commentary
Relive Manchester City's 1-0 victory over Manchester United with Sports Mole's text coverage, as the Citizens claim local bragging rights in the derby at Eastlands.
HT Report
Manchester United have Chris Smalling sent off in a goalless first half of Premier League football against local rivals Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium.
Team News
Wayne Rooney returns from suspension to captain Manchester United in the derby clash with Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium.
Preview
Sports Mole previews the derby between Manchester City and Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium.
Head to Head
Mar 25, 2014 7.45pm
Man Utd
0-3
Man City

Welbeck (16'), Fellaini (30')
Dzeko (1', 56'), Toure (90')
Kompany (13'), Fernandinho (45')
Sep 22, 2013 4pm
Man City
4-1
Man Utd
Aguero (16', 47'), Toure (45'), Nasri (50')
Nastasic (5')
Rooney (87')
Rooney (30')
Apr 8, 2013 8pm
Man Utd
1-2
Man City
Kompany (59' og.)
Rooney (32'), Rafael (90'), Valencia (90')
Milner (51'), Agüero (78')
Silva (29'), Kompany (42'), Tevez (85'), Zabaleta (90'), Barry (90')
Dec 9, 2012 1.30pm
Man City
2-3
Man Utd
Zabaleta (86'), Touré (60')
Nasri (54'), Touré (75'), Tevez (89'), Barry (90')
Rooney (16', 29'), Van Persie (90')
Ferdinand (62'), Rooney (73'), Jones (90')
Apr 30, 2012 8pm
Man City
1-0
Man Utd
Kompany (45')
Kompany (19'), Toure (53'), de Jong (76')

Jones (69'), Carrick (78')
Build-up
Manchester United Manager Louis van Gaal gives a thumbs up prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford on October 26, 2014
Louis van Gaal: 'Wayne Rooney recall an easy decision'
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal states that Wayne Rooney's recall to the side was not a difficult decision to make ahead of the trip to Manchester City.
Nov 2, 13:27
Pablo Zabaleta celebrates scoring for Manchester City against Queens Park Rangers on May 13, 2012.
Pablo Zabaleta talks up Angel di Maria threat
Manchester City defender Pablo Zabaleta talks up the threat of Argentine compatriot Angel di Maria ahead of the derby with Manchester United at Eastlands.
Nov 2, 13:20
Retired Danish professional footballer Peter Schmeichel attends the final round of the 2013 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 14, 2013
Peter Schmeichel: 'Manchester United need to improve defence to make top four'
Former Manchester United goalkeeper Peter Schmeichel says that the Red Devils can make the Premier League's top four - but only if they spend money in January.
Nov 2, 13:13
England coach Gary Neville watches a training session on August 11, 2013
Gary Neville not surprised by Wayne Rooney inclusion for Manchester derby
Former Manchester United defender Gary Neville says that he is not surprised by the recall of captain Wayne Rooney for the trip to Manchester City.
Nov 2, 12:55
Manchester United's defender Rafael Da Silva controls the ball during a friendly football match between AIK and Manchester United on August 6, 2013
Manchester United confirm Rafael da Silva injury
Manchester United right-back Rafael da Silva suffers an injury in training which rules him out of the Manchester derby at the Etihad Stadium.
Nov 2, 12:46
Aleksandar Kolarov of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Hull City at the Etihad Stadium on August 31, 2013
Aleksandar Kolarov: 'We can bounce back against Manchester United'
Aleksandar Kolarov targets victory for Manchester City as they host local rivals Manchester United, looking to bounce back from two defeats in a week.
Nov 2, 12:39
Manchester City's Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring his, and their third goal from the penalty spot during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the The Etihad Stadium in Manchester,
Bryan Robson: 'Success lies in stopping Sergio Aguero'
Bryan Robson says that the key to his former club Manchester United beating local rivals Manchester City lies in how effectively they combat Sergio Aguero.
Nov 2, 04:30
Manchester United Manager Louis van Gaal gives a thumbs up prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford on October 26, 2014
Louis van Gaal: 'Manchester City still in Manchester United's shadow'
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal says that it will take a "long time" before Manchester City can compare themselves to their bitter rivals in terms of stature.
Nov 2, 03:28
Danny Higginbotham in action for Manchester United against Watford on April 29, 2000
Danny Higginbotham previews Manchester derby
Sports Mole looks ahead to tomorrow's Manchester derby with former Manchester United defender Danny Higginbotham.
Nov 1, 11:13
Louis van Gaal and Ryan Giggs discuss tactics during Man United's Premier League opener with Swansea on August 16, 2014
Louis van Gaal: "I am not jealous of the squad of Manchester City"
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal is not jealous of Manchester City's squad and believes that his side can take all three points in this weekend's Manchester derby.
Nov 1, 08:06
Pablo Zabaleta celebrates scoring for Manchester City against Queens Park Rangers on May 13, 2012.
Pablo Zabaleta: 'We can't afford further slip-ups'
Manchester City defender Pablo Zabaleta feels that his side can't afford to fall further behind in the Premier League title race in their clash against Manchester United.
Nov 1, 04:54
Pablo Zabaleta celebrates scoring for Manchester City against Queens Park Rangers on May 13, 2012.
Pablo Zabaleta: 'We must be perfect to stop Angel di Maria'
Manchester City defender Pablo Zabaleta believes that his side will have to have a "perfect day" to stop Angel di Maria in the Manchester derby at the Etihad Stadium.
Nov 1, 03:25
Angel Di Maria of Manchester United celebrates scoring the first goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Everton at Old Trafford on October 5, 2014
Angel di Maria determined to win Manchester City clash
Manchester United midfielder Angel di Maria admits that he and his teammates are desperate to beat their rivals Manchester City in their derby clash on Sunday.
Nov 1, 03:13
Manchester City's Chilean manager Manuel Pellegrini watches the action during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Manchester City at Upton Park in London on February 11, 2014
Manuel Pellegrini: 'Manchester United no better than last season'
Manuel Pellegrini claims that United have not improved from the side which finished seventh last season.
Nov 1, 00:29
Man City's Joe Hart in action against Viktoria Plzen during their Champions League group match on November 27, 2013
Joe Hart: Manchester derby is a "special occasion"
Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart admits that it is a "special occasion" when they play Manchester United in the Premier League.
Oct 31, 19:56
Tyler Blackett of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Swansea City at Old Trafford on August 16, 2014
Tyler Blackett: Facing Manchester City comes with "extra pressure"
Manchester United defender Tyler Blackett admits that the Manchester derby comes with "extra pressure".
Oct 31, 19:29
Manchester United Manager Louis van Gaal gives a thumbs up prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford on October 26, 2014
Manchester United's Louis van Gaal: 'Man City not in good form ahead of derby'
Louis van Gaal believes that it is "possible" for Manchester United to beat Manchester City due to their rivals' recent poor form.
Oct 31, 17:09
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford on September 14, 2014
Wayne Rooney fit for Manchester City showdown, Radamel Falcao misses out
Louis van Gaal confirms that Wayne Rooney is fit for Manchester United's clash against Manchester City, but Radamel Falcao is still out with an injury.
Oct 31, 16:07
A general view of the Etihad Stadium, home of Manchester City on September 10, 2011
Police 'on alert for drones ahead of Manchester derby at Etihad Stadium'
Greater Manchester Police are reportedly on alert for drones flying over the Etihad Stadium during this Sunday's local derby against Manchester United.
Oct 31, 12:54
Manchester City's Spanish midfielder David Silva celebrates scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Manchester City at St James' Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, north east England on August 17, 2014
Manchester City confirm David Silva absence
Midfielder David Silva will miss the majority of Manchester City's fixtures in November with a knee injury, the club confirms.
Oct 31, 12:53
Stevan Jovetic of Manchester City celebrates scoring the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium on August 25, 2014
Stevan Jovetic feeling confident ahead of Manchester derby
Stevan Jovetic insists that Manchester City's players will head into Sunday's Manchester derby '100% motivated' as they look to return to winning ways.
Oct 31, 06:32
Manchester City's Spanish midfielder David Silva celebrates scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Manchester City at St James' Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, north east England on August 17, 2014
Report: Manchester City forward David Silva sidelined for three weeks
Manchester City's David Silva is out of Sunday's derby against Manchester United with a knee injury that could see him sidelined for three weeks, according to reports.
Oct 30, 20:43
Manchester City's English midfielder Frank Lampard celebrates scoring their fourth goal during the English Premier League football match between Hull City and Manchester City at the KC Stadium in Kingston-Upon Hull on September 27, 2014
Manuel Pellegrini expects Frank Lampard to miss Manchester derby
Manuel Pellegrini reveals that Frank Lampard will miss Manchester City's derby with Manchester United, but says that Samir Nasri will be available again after injury.
Oct 29, 01:41
Aleksandar Kolarov of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Hull City at the Etihad Stadium on August 31, 2013
Aleksander Kolarov: 'We've been superior to Manchester United for five years'
Aleksandar Kolarov turns up the heat ahead of Sunday's Manchester derby by saying that City have been better than United for at least five years.
Oct 28, 20:12
Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and West Ham United at Old Trafford in Manchester on September 27, 2014
Manuel Pellegrini: 'Manchester United can cope without Wayne Rooney'
Manuel Pellegrini plays down the significance of Manchester United possibly missing Wayne Rooney for Sunday's derby with Manchester City.
Oct 28, 19:45
Gael Clichy of Manchester City takes a throw in during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Newcastle United at the Etihad Stadium on August 19, 2013
Gael Clichy expects "special" Manchester derby
Manchester City defender Gael Clichy says that he is expecting a "special" derby against Manchester United this weekend.
Oct 28, 19:44
Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and West Ham United at Old Trafford in Manchester on September 27, 2014
Manchester United hopeful over Wayne Rooney's fitness?
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney is reportedly expected to be fit for Sunday's derby.
Oct 28, 14:57
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford on September 14, 2014
Manchester United's Wayne Rooney 'injury doubt for Manchester City battle'
Wayne Rooney is reportedly a doubt for Manchester United's clash against local rivals Manchester City after he picked up a knock in training.
Oct 28, 06:08
Luke Shaw in action for Manchester United against Chelsea on October 26, 2014
Luke Shaw: Wayne Rooney return will be "massive boost"
Manchester United defender Luke Shaw feels that Wayne Rooney's return from suspension for his side's clash with Manchester City is massive for the club.
Oct 28, 02:19
Samir Nasri of Manchester City celebrates scoring the first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and West Ham United at the Etihad Stadium on May 11, 2014
Manuel Pellegrini: 'Samir Nasri fit for Manchester derby'
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini says that Samir Nasri will be back in full training in a week's time, putting him in contention for the Manchester derby.
Oct 17, 23:33



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City87102942522
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd86202121920
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs85211551017
4Watford84311313015
5Chelsea8413138513
6Arsenal84131210213
7Burnley834186213
8Liverpool83411312113
9Newcastle UnitedNewcastle832398111
10West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom824279-210
11Southampton823379-29
12Huddersfield TownHuddersfield823359-49
13Swansea CitySwansea822458-38
14Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton8224610-48
15West Ham UnitedWest Ham8224814-68
16Everton8224513-88
17Stoke CityStoke8224918-98
18Leicester CityLeicester81341013-36
19Bournemouth8116412-84
20Crystal Palace8107218-163