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Pep Guardiola treating EFL Cup Manchester derby like ‘a final’

Pep Guardiola is treating Manchester City’s clash with Manchester United in the fourth round of the EFL Cup like “a final”. The City manager intends to rotate his squad at Old Trafford on Wednesday night, citing tiredness among some players

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Manchester derby: The most expensive United v City match-up ever?

This Saturday’s Manchester derby is set to be the most expensive match-up in the history of football. The Old Trafford showdown will not only pit Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola – the most-decorated managers in Europe – against each other,

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Juan Mata admits rivalry is gearing up among Spain players ahead of Manchester derby

Juan Mata has admitted a friendly rivalry is gearing up among the Spain players involved in the Manchester derby, live on Sky Sports 1 on Saturday. Manchester United team-mates Mata and David de Gea are with the Spain squad –

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Sergio Aguero missing Manchester derby: How will Pep Guardiola cope?

Sergio Aguero will miss the Manchester derby as he starts a three-game suspension for an incident involving Winston Reid against West Ham. How will Manchester City fare without him and what are Pep Guardiola’s options to replace their striker? We

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Manchester ‘derby’ friendly called off in Beijing

Monday’s International Champions Cup match between Manchester City and Manchester United has been called off because of the state of the pitch in Beijing. A statement on the United website read: “Due to recent weather events, tournament organisers and participating

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