Manchester City vs Manchester United prediction: How will the Premier League fixture play out?

Andrew Gamble
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Pep Guardiola and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer (Manchester United via Getty Images)
Pep Guardiola and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer (Manchester United via Getty Images)

United travel to the Etihad to face City for the Manchester derby in the Premier League on Sunday.

City have won 21 consecutive matches across all competitions, and defeated Wolves 4-1 in midweek.

Meanwhile, Manchester United have struggled recently, with dismal goalless draws against Chelsea and Crystal Palace derailing any lingering title hopes.

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A win at the Etihad is the least that United can do if they want to kickstart any sort of comeback.

Here’s everything you need to know about the match:

When is it?

The fixture will kick-off at 4:30pm GMT at the Etihad Stadium.

How can I watch it?

The match is live on Sky Sports Premier League and Main Event with coverage starting from 4pm GMT.

Odds:

Manchester City: 4/9

Draw: 7/2

Manchester United: 6/1

Official line-ups

Manchester City: Ederson, Cancelo, Dias, Stones, Zinchenko, Rodrigo, Gundogan, De Bruyne, Mahrez, Sterling, Jesus

Manchester United: Henderson, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw, Fred, Fernandes, McTominay, James, Rashford, Martial

Prediction:

Manchester United are struggling, and while they usually turn up against Manchester City – particularly at the Etihad – this match feels like it’s only going one way. 2-1 City.

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