Manchester United vs Manchester City, Premier League Gameweek 32: Open Thread
Local pride is on the line tonight when Manchester United battles Manchester City at Old Trafford.
In the last league match between the two sides, Manchester United beat Manchester City 3-2 at the Etihad Stadium with a stoppage-time goal from Robin van Persie. While that one victory did a lot to unsettle City’s confidence, Manchester City supporters will be hoping for revenge tonight by being able to beat their cross-town rivals on the hallowed turf at Old Trafford.
Before, during or after the match today, join in the conversation with soccer fans around the world in the comments section below.
Manchester United starting XI: De Gea, Rafael, Jones, Ferdinand, Evra, Welbeck, Giggs, Rooney, Carrick, Young, Van Persie.
Manchester City starting XI: Hart, Zabaleta, Kompany, Nastasic, Clichy, Y Toure, Barry, Tevez, Silva, Nasri, Milner.
Dzeko starts on the bench. Aguero is not 100% fit to start says Roberto Mancini.
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