Man City vs. Man United Preview: 6 Key Battles to Watch in Manchester Derby

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Man City vs. Man United Preview: 6 Key Battles to Watch in Manchester Derby
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This Saturday, Manchester United visit the Etihad Stadium to take on Manchester City in a high-stakes derby battle between two of this season’s favorites for the English Premier League title.

Doesn’t this sound familiar?

Just a little bit: It was only a few months ago, after all, that City dealt a 1-0 blow to United’s lead at the top of the table last season to reopen the 2011-12 title race.

And we don’t need too many reminders as to how that season ended.

So, what should we expect in a fixture that City has won convincingly in their last two outings?

Let’s look ahead at six key battles we’re looking forward to seeing at the Etihad in a potentially high-scoring duel on Sunday.

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