Rafael da Silva fears Manchester City could destroy United in derby

Guardian
• 'If we defend like we have sometimes, we will be in real trouble'• Sir Alex Ferguson says a win at City would be among his finestRafael da Silva believes Manchester United could be destroyed by Manchester City in Sunday's derby if they continue to defend in the sloppy fashion that has caused Sir Alex Ferguson's side to concede first in 15 of their 23 games this season.United travel to the Etihad Stadium with a three-point lead in the Premier League. On Tuesday Ferguson compared the defending to the Cartoon Cavalcade children's programme and expressed concern that it could be costly against City.Da Silva, asked if he agreed that Roberto Mancini's side could destroy United, said: "Of course, yes, if we defend like we have done in some games we will be in real trouble against a team like City."That's 100% sure. I don't know why we have had...

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