Manchester Derby Related Content
Fellaini was offside. Okay, he wasn't. His afro was offside. Can we all agree on this?
Big matches often produce controversy. Sunday's Manchester Derby did just that. The visitors took the lead through Aguero in the 8th minute and kept pressing, looking to double their lead.
A second goal occured but it went to Manchester United with Ashley Young putting his name on the scoring sheet. All square until the 27th minute when Marouane Fellaini knocked the ball into the back of the... Read the rest of the article »
The Red Devils head into Sunday’s encounter in sizzling form, the Citizens on the back of a poor run. Read on to find live TV listings & online streaming for Man United vs. Man City.
Sunday’s highly-anticipated Manchester derby will give both United and City the opportunity of bragging rights and the chance to claim whether the town is red or blue.
The Citizens hold the upper advantage in this historic clash, having won all of their four last meetings. The last time Manchester City suffered defeat at the hands of the Red Devils was over two years ago, back in December... Read the rest of the article »
In a few hours, Old Trafford will play host to one of the biggest derbies in football as Manchester United take on Manchester City. Will the Red Devils be able to buck the trend against their cross-town rivals?
On November 12, 1881, two sides - West Gorton and Newton Heath - met for a footballing clash which concluded as a 3-0 win for the visitors. The names of these two clubs are no longer in existence, but certainly they will be of huge significance for anyone tuning into one of the most-anticipated derbies in world football due to what this pair of Manchester-based clubs have become over the past century.
It... Read the rest of the article »
The Dutch striker trained with the first team during the week, but coach Louis Van Gaal determined he should be left out of the squad against the Citizens.
Manchester United's season has had its ups and downs, reflecting on some of their players. While some footballers were snubbed by Louis Van Gaal before all the competitions started, others that gave their fans high hopes have been quite a disappointment. Such is the case of Colombian striker Radamel Falcao and of our subject of analisys, Robin Van Persie.
The 31-year old Dutch's had a complicated... Read the rest of the article »
Having recovered from injury, Van Gaal faces the dilemma of whether to play the Dutch striker in Sunday's Manchester derby.
Manchester United striker Robin Van Persie has been away from the field for over a month with an ankle injury. The Dutchman last featured for his side in the 2-1 away loss to Swansea City on February 21st, the game which landed the former Arsenal man on the sidelines for six weeks.
Initially, Van Persie looked set to miss out on Sunday's Manchester derby, as many thought the match at Old Trafford... Read the rest of the article »
The Chilean boss denied being under pressure due to constant rumors of a possible sacking by the end of the seaason.
Manchester City may need just a little bit of luck to defeat Manchester United this Sunday, after Manuel Pellegrini revealed in his pre-match press conference the team might have to make due without Belgian defender Vincent Kompany. The Citizens' captain came down with a hamstring injury during the team's latest game against Crystal Palace, and even though he had a chance to train with his team-mates... Read the rest of the article »
The Red Devils boss has criticized the 24-year-old English defender for his actions in Sunday's Manchester derby defeat at the Etihad
Many favored Manchester City to beat neighbors and arch-rivals Manchester United when the two sides met at the Etihad in Sunday's highly-anticipated Manchester derby.
However, when 24-year-old English full-back Chris Smalling was given his marching orders in the 39rd minute after receiving a second booking, all hopes of walking away from the match with at least a point evaporated.
Despite... Read the rest of the article »
Man City vs Man United will be featured live in the Premier League this weekend at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday, the 2nd of November.
The Citizens have been in a poor run of form having failed to record a win in any of their last three matches in all competitions. After losing to West Ham in the Premier League, the defending champions failed to create an impression in the subsequent match losing 2-0 to Newcastle.
However Sunday's encounter will hold much more importance for the City players who would want to ensure that they... Read the rest of the article »
Dating back to an incident that occurred during the 2014 World Cup, the Argentine team-mates will come face to face on opposite sides at the Etihad
When English Premier League giants Manchester United travel to face neighbors and fierce rivals Manchester City in Sunday's highly-anticipated Manchester derby, all eyes might be on two particular players: Marcos Rojo and Sergio Aguero.
A rift between the Argentine team-mates, both part of La Albiceleste's impressive run to the 2014 World Cup final at the famous Maracana Stadium, was the reason... Read the rest of the article »
The Dutchman is set to make his Manchester derby managerial debut when his Man United side squares off against fierce rivals Man City.
After guiding Netherlands to an impressive third place finish in the World Cup, much was expected from Louis van Gaal to transform a Man United side which endured its worst campaign in more than a decade.
The Dutchman's appointment was a breath of fresh air for United fans who had been heavily distraught by his predecessor David Moyes who just after spending one season as the United boss was... Read the rest of the article »
The Man United boss praised his players ahead of Sunday's Manchester derby, claiming his side have a shot at winning at the Etihad
Manchester United bosss Louis Van Gaal insists he is “not jealous” of neighbors Manchester City's squad, claiming to be proud of his very own players ahead of their clash with the defending champions.
The Dutch manager made these comments as he prepares his team for Sunday's all-important Manchester derby at the Etihad, as the Red Devils aim to gain ground on Manuel Pellegrini's... Read the rest of the article »
The Citizens will face tough opposition against the Red Devils, who will have Louis van Gaal working his magic to confuse Manuel Pellegrini's team
One of the most anticipated matches in this Premier League season is without a doubt, the Manchester Derby. With United coming off one of their worst seasons ever, the Red Devils will try to start turning things around against their neighbors, who ended up bagging another Premier League title in their time of despair. This should be an interesting match, in which Manuel Pellegrini's crew will have... Read the rest of the article »
Louis van Gaal has confirmed a piece of news which won't make Manchester United fans happy ahead of Sunday's Manchester Derby in the English Premier League.
El Tigre is not feeling well. The Colombian star missed the Red Devils' crucial match at home to Chelsea. Today, he is set to miss the big clash away to Manchester City as well. Dutch manager Louis van Gaal declared four words, four sad words from the point of view of avid Mancunian supporters.
"Falcao is still injured," he stated.
In addition, Louis van Gaal, who spoke... Read the rest of the article »
NBCUniversal’s Hispanic cable network mun2 continues its coverage of the 2014/15 season of the Barclays Premier League with four enticing matchups this weekend and Monday.
The action begins Saturday, November 1 at 8:40 a.m. ET / 5:40 a.m. PT with Newcastle United vs Liverpool; followed at 10:55 a.m. ET/ 7:55 a.m. PT with Chelsea vs Queens Park Rangers. On Sunday November 2 at 8:25 a.m. ET/ 5:25 a.m. PT the Manchester Derby pitting Manchester City vs Manchester United and capping off the action on Monday, November 3 at 2:55 p.m. ET/ 11:55 a.m. PT will be Crystal Palace... Read the rest of the article »
Sunday's big match might feature three of the most feared strikers in the continent. The likes of Aguero, Rooney and Falcao will all be keen to create an impression during the Manchester Derby.
Man City star Sergio Aguero has been in blistering form in recent games and currently heads the scorers chart having registered nine goals in the Premier League. He got himself on the scoresheet four times as the Citizens dismantled Tottenham 4-1 at the Etihad Stadium and was arguably his side's best player when they faced CSKA Moskva in the Champions League.
However the match on Sunday will... Read the rest of the article »
NBC posts record-setting soccer weekend with most watched Premier League & MLS matches
Sunday’s Manchester United-Chelsea Match Averages 1.29 Million Viewers; Landon Donovan’s Final Regular-Season Game on Saturday (Seattle Sounders-LA Galaxy) Averages 699,000 Viewers; NBC Sports Group Has Televised 7 of Premier League’s 10 Most-Watched Live Matches in U.S.
NBC set Premier League and MLS viewership records with a pair of match telecasts last weekend.
Last... Read the rest of the article »
The first Manchester Derby of the 2014/15 English Premier League season takes place at the Etihad Stadium. Here’s where to watch Manchester City vs Manchester United live on November 2, 2014.
Manuel Pellegrini is under pressure to elevate Manchester City following Wednesday’s shocking 2-0 loss against Newcastle United in the Capital One Cup. Last season’s great achievements are gone and focusing on the current campaign – in Europe as well as domestically – seems hard for the Citizens.
Before tempers explode, Pellegrini must find this special something to boost... Read the rest of the article »
The Citizens boss saw his star midfield duo limp out of Wednesday night's Capital One Cup loss to Newcastle, as their Etihad Stadium clash with the Red Devils grows closer
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini has admitted his side's recent form is a cause of worry as the reigning English Premier League champions prepare to host city rivals Manchester United in Sunday's highly-anticipated Manchester derby.
The Citizens coach made these comments after seeing his side fall to a shock 2-0 loss to Newcastle United as last season's Capital One Cup champions were dumped... Read the rest of the article »
As Manchester City welcome arch rivals Manchester United to the Etihad Stadium, here is a look at the top five battles between the opposing players that could decide the outcome of the Manchester derby.
Sergio Aguero vs Rio Ferdinand
The Argentine has so far, been a joy to watch this season. Despite being more of a number 10 player, Aguero has performed admirably as a secondary striker where his tenacity and supreme skill level becomes a nuisance for the best defenders out there.
Indeed, Rio Ferdinand will have his work cut out for him. Over the years, the England international has lost... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester United vs Manchester City ends three-day action of English Premier League football; count on ESPN networks to broadcast it live on Monday, April 8, 2013
Miami Beach, Florida (April 4, 2013) – As always, LiveSoccerTV.com (@LiveSoccerTV) has it all packed when it comes to data of live stream and TV schedules for English Premier League fixtures. This weekend, our coverage is even bigger with four matches highlighting Matchday 32.
West Bromwich Albion vs Arsenal, Liverpool vs West Ham United, Tottenham Hotspur vs Everton and Chelsea vs Sunderland... Read the rest of the article »