The 170th meeting between the two Manchester sides could is on schedule this Sunday as Manuel Pellegrini’s team look to avenge their 4-2 defeat in April..
A look ahead to this weekend’s Premier League clash between Manchester United and Manchester City.
Man City coach Pellegrini prepares for derby day and a clash against Manchester United and insists he doesn’t really have a problem with captain Vincent Kompany.
Manchester City coach Manuel Pellegrini (about captain Vincent Kompany being relegated to the bench after playing for Belgium when he was injured)
“I don’t really have a problem with Vincent Kompany. Every week I need to choose the starting eleven for which I think is the best for that game and the other players must wait exactly the same for all the players in the squad.”
Manchester City coach Manuel Pellegrini (will there be a lot of goals in the game against United?)
“You never know. We hope to see a lot of goals. For us the most important thing, I repeat, is to win the game. There are different ways to try to win. I think that we have one. I hope that for the fans it can be also a good show and a good game.”
Team Probable lineups
Man Utd: De Gea – Darmian, Smalling, Jones, Rojo – Schneiderlin, Schweinsteiger – Mata, Rooney, Herrera – Martial
Out: Young, Shaw, Valdes, McNair
Man City: Hart – Zabaleta, Mangala, Otamendi, Kolarov – Toure, Fernandinho – Navas, De Bruyne, Sterling – Bony
Out: Agüero, Silva, Nasri, Clichy, Delph
Full Match Preview coming up next..