History of confrontation MU vs Man City. Updated historical information against MU vs Man City before round 12 of the Premier League 2020.
Welcoming Man City in the Manchester derby, “Red Devils” want to win to ease the pain of being kicked out of the Champions League. Meanwhile, coach Pep Guardiola’s team also aims to pocket 3 points to cling to the leading group.
In the last time receiving the neighboring team, MU with the sublimation of conductor Bruno Fernandes had a triumphant song with a score of 2-0. The two players to score the home team are Anthony Martial and Scott McTominay.
Before this match took place more than a month, “Red Devils” also excellently defeated the green knockout Man 1-0 at Etihad when the two teams met in the second leg of the League Cup semi-finals.
Man City has lost the last 2 times to meet MU
Although the aforementioned victory could not help Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s teachers and students to register their names in the final (losing 1-3 in the first leg), it showed how big MU players’ determination and desire to beat Man City.
If taking the milestone from the first meeting in 1881, the two teams have met a total of 182 times. MU is the dominant team with 76 wins, 52 draws, and 54 losses. In the Premier League, MU and Man City had 46 matches, in which “Red Devils” had 23 wins, 8 draws, and 15 losses.
Wayne Rooney is the striker to score the most goals in the Manchester derby. Before saying goodbye to Old Trafford in 2017, the striker born in 1985 had 11 times against Man City.
However, Rooney’s achievements may soon be overwhelmed by Sergio Agüero, because the Argentinian has scored 9 times against MU, most recently in the 12th round of the Premier League 2018/19.