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Manchester derby is not the biggest game of the season - Pep Guardiola

4 days ago   |   By ESPN

With the Manchester derby preparations at fever pitch, relive the best derby day celebrations from Manchester City.
Stewart Robson takes a look at the tactics that Jose Mourinho could deploy against City in the Manchester derby.
ESPN FC's Mark Ogden sits down with Man City's David Silva to discuss how the Manchester derby has evolved and his favourite moments in the rivalry.
Join Mark Donaldson in ESPN FC's Fantasy Premier League at ESPNFC.com/FantasyFC.
Pep Guardiola or Joachim Löw? Lahm or Schweinsteiger? We put Manchester City's Leroy Sane on the spot in our latest edition of 'You Have...
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Man Utd ace Lukaku in contention for derby after returning to training

4 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Manchester United forward Romelu Lukaku is in contention for Sunday's Manchester derby after returning to training. United boss Jose Mourinho revealed the news in his press conference on Friday ahead of his side's trip to Manchester City. Lukaku missed the Red Devils' victories over Bournemouth and Juventus respectively through injury.
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Manchester City v Manchester United Betting: Martial to continue his renaissance at the Etihad Stadium

Manchester City v Manchester United Betting: Martial to continue his renaissance at the Etihad Stadium

4 days ago   |   By Goal

Having played an integral part in the Red Devils' recent resurgence, Al Hain-Cole sees value in backing the Frenchman to score against Guardiola's men
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Manchester City vs Manchester United tactical preview: How hosts will look to unsettle Jose Mourinho's shaky defence

4 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

It's the Manchester derby! City are trying to win a second league title in a row, United are desperate just to be involved. While Kyle Walker and Benjamin Mendy often overlap in attack, against some opposition City's back four moves to a three, with Walker becoming a right-sided centre-back. This means that Mendy operates as a winger on one side and the right-sided forward stretches play on the opposite flank and - crucially - allows for two central strikers to play.
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Eden Hazard, Romelu Lukaku get Belgium call-ups despite fitness concerns

4 days ago   |   By ESPN FC

Dries Mertens opened the scoring for Belgium, but it was Arnaut Groeneveld who delivered the equaliser in his first senior appearance for the Netherlands.
Romelu Lukaku scored his 44th and 45th goals for his country as Belgium earned all three points against Switzerland.
Chelsea forward Eden Hazard and Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku have been called up for Belgium's UEFA Nations League double-header despite injury concerns over the duo.
Lukaku missed last weekend's Premier League win over Bournemouth and also did not travel to Turin for Wednesday's Champions League defeat of...
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Premier League W2W4: Manchester United's comeback under Jose Mourinho to end at City?

4 days ago   |   By ESPN

Ahead of each round of fixtures in the Premier League, W2W4 looks at the main storylines to keep an eye on.
Can Jose Mourinho's United comeback extend to the Manchester derby?
It's been a weird time to be a Manchester United fan. If you believed the papers ahead of the game against Newcastle a month ago, Jose Mourinho was going to lose his job regardless of what happened. Yet, he's still here - despite his side going 2-0 down in that game before a late winner sealed a miraculous 3-2 comeback.
Now,...
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Mourinho claims City are 'untouchable' ahead of Manchester Derby

Mourinho claims City are 'untouchable' ahead of Manchester Derby

4 days ago   |   By Goal

The Portuguese would not be drawn on the allegations regarding the Blues' finances, instead focusing on the difficult task his side face on Sunday
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Fred had Man City offer but Mourinho swung £52m move in Man Utd's favour

4 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Fred has revealed that he had an offer from Manchester City before being lured to Manchester United by the presence of Jose Mourinho. Pep Guardiola had identified him as a top target in January, as revealed by Goal, but no deal was done. Instead, the 25-year-old ended up making a £52 million move to Old Trafford, with Mourinho proving to be the decisive factor in negotiations.
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Fellaini made the team come alive again - Mourinho

Fellaini made the team come alive again - Mourinho

4 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho hailed the impact of substitute Marouane Fellaini after United came from a goal down to beat Juventus 2-1 in the Champions League on Wednesday.
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Mourinho claims he 'didn't insult' Juve in celebration row

Mourinho claims he 'didn't insult' Juve in celebration row

4 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Jose Mourinho insisted his provocative celebration of Manchester United's dramatic 2-1 Champions League win at Juventus wasn't meant to insult the Italian club. Mourinho's side snatched a vital Champions League victory in Turin thanks to two goals in the last four minutes. Trailing to a superb strike from former United star Cristiano Ronaldo, the visitors hit back thanks to Juan Mata's fine free-kick before Leonardo Bonucci's own goal clinched the points.
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Jose Mourinho insists Manchester United must ‘grow up in approach' ahead of Manchester Derby

4 days ago   |   By CaughtOffside

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has insisted that the Red Devils must ‘grow up in their approach' to matches and stop conceding so many goals.
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José Mourinho: Man United aiming to go toe-to-toe with City

4 days ago   |   By The Irish Times

Romelu Lukaku could return to the fold after missing Juventus victory through injury
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Jose Mourinho Talks Romelu Lukaku, Says Manchester United Should 'Grow Up'

5 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has called on his team to "grow up" ahead of their derby with Manchester City on Sunday and also said Romelu Lukaku could return to the side at the Etihad Stadium...
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