It has been some time since a Manchester derby has meant so little to United and so much to City. The home side, the champions, had nothing to play for but pride, whilst City are chasing down Chelsea for their second Premier League title.
When comparing the two squads, it is clear that City's is the strongest but when rivals play against each other you can never predict what will happen.
However, it turns out that last night's match actually was a very predictable occasion, with City easily beating United 3-0. But what did we learn from the game?