Manchester City v Manchester United: Squad sheets


The 163rd Manchester derby provides a selection poser for Sir Alex Ferguson as he decides who to field in midfield and how to shape the side. With Anderson, Antonio Valencia, Nani, Shinji Kagawa and Tom Cleverley all injured, the choice comes down to a 4-2-3-1 with Michael Carrick and Darren Fletcher/Paul Scholes as the holding midfielders, or a diamond formation with Wayne Rooney at the tip. For Manchester City, who could be without Gaël Clichy and David Silva, defeat would be a sizeable blow given they are three points behind United. Jamie JacksonVenue Etihad StadiumTickets Sold outLast season Man City 1 Man United 0Referee Martin AtkinsonThis season's matches 12 Y47, R1, 4.00 cards per gameOdds Man City 6-5 Man Utd 21-10 Draw 12-5Man CitySubs from Pantilimon, Wright, Clichy, García, K Touré, Razak, Sinclair, Tchuimeni-Nimley, Dzeko, Le...

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