Manchester United Fans Hope to Lose Derby vs. City to Stop Liverpool's Title Bid

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Manchester United Fans Hope to Lose Derby vs. City to Stop Liverpool's Title Bid
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Manchester United have a huge game at home to city rivals Manchester City today, but some Red Devils fans say they'd be more than happy to lose the game—if it means that even bitterer rivals Liverpool then miss out on the title.

United's chances of a title defence have long gone after a mediocre season, but Brendan Rodgers' side has been flying high in what looks at present like a three-way race for the crown between City, Liverpool and league leaders Chelsea.

United can influence the title race, however, and the result of tonight's derby will swing the title race one way or the other:

Whether you agree or not, it's certainly a sign that times have changed at Old Trafford.

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