It was always going to come down to this, wasn’t it?
The title race has been contested by the Premier League’s two Manchester clubs, Manchester United and Manchester City, in recent months, and the competition has made for some fascinating viewing along the way.
United are currently leading the way with three points, but a City home win would drag them back to the top spot, which they have occupied for many months this season.
So while the race for the European places and the relegation battles goes down to the wire, all eyes will be on the most exciting and important Manchester derby in recent memory.
On the pitch at City’s Etihad Stadium, Roberto Mancini’s men will have to face off Sir Alex Ferguson’s troops to set them on their way towards the Premier League title.
Here are five key battles that will take place on the Etihad pitch on Monday night.