[Teams] Man Utd vs Man City: Confirmed Line-ups
Manchester United welcome rivals Manchester City to Old Trafford tonight looking to go one step closer to regaining the Premier League title. Here are the teams
Manchester United welcome rivals Manchester City to Old Trafford tonight looking to go one step closer to regaining the Premier League title.
United head into the game holding a 15-point advantage over second-placed City so any positive result tonight will all but secure their 20th league title.
Sir Alex Ferguson has opted to start Rio Ferdinand alongside Phil Jones at the back, Danny Welbeck and Ryan Giggs get the nod in midfield while Wayne Rooney also returns after missing the last two games with a groin injury.
City boss Roberto Mancini has gone with Carlos Tevez up front while Nastasic comes straight back in alongside Kompany at the heart of defence. Here are the confirmed line-ups
Man Utd Team
De Gea, Rafael, Ferdinand, Jones, Evra, Welbeck, Carrick, Giggs, Young, Rooney, Van Persie.
Subs: Lindegaard, Valencia, Hernandez, Nani, Cleverley, Kagawa, Buttner.
Man City Team
Hart, Zabaleta, Kompany, Nastasic, Clichy, Barry, Y Toure, Milner, Silva, Nasri, Tevez
Subs: Pantilimon, Lescott, Dzeko, Kolarov, Garcia, Aguero, K Toure
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