Manchester City vs. Manchester United: Key Battles to Watch in Manchester Derby

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Manchester City vs. Manchester United: Key Battles to Watch in Manchester Derby
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Manchester United will travel to the Etihad Stadium this weekend in the English Premier League to take on their fierce rivals Manchester City—a match that will carry with it plenty of emotion and meaning for both sets of players and managers.

The Premier League title race last season, a 6-1 drubbing to City in October last year, top of the table rights this year and ultimate bragging rights are all at the forefront as two great managers of the game, Sir Alex Ferguson and Roberto Manicni, will do battle this weekend once more.

We could not have asked for more dramatic matches last year between the two clubs, and if this year's form is anything to go by we will most likely not be disappointed this time around either.

Let's take a look at the five key battles that could ultimately decide the winner of the first Manchester derby this season, and perhaps directly influence the title race in the process.

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