EPL 2015-16: Statistics you need to know ahead of Manchester derby
The season's most gigantic clash in the Premier League is about to be played on Sunday, with Manchester United hosting rivals City in gameweek 10.
New Delhi: The season's most gigantic clash in the Premier League is about to be played on Sunday, with Manchester United hosting rivals City in gameweek 10.
We look at some of the important statistics ahead of this crucial tie at Old Trafford on Sunday.
#Manchester City hold a bigger reputation when it comes to the number of wins they have enjoyed against United in the last 10 matches in EPL. City lead United by a (6-4) margin.
#Manchester United have won five of the last 10 derbies at Old Trafford. City meanwhile, have won 4, with a solitary draw being the other.
#Wayne Rooney is the highest scorer in the Manchester derby (11).
#The cost of current United and City squad amasses over GBP 800m. United's squad cost is GBP 386m, whereas City's is GBP 441.6m.
#Both United and City have spend over GBP 150m over the last four transfer windows.
#City have a better scoring record than United in three of last four seasons in EPL. This term too City (24) lead United (15).
#City have won more titles than United in the last five years. Both teams have won two domestic titles each, but City have also won a League Cup and FA Cup in addition.
#Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has won three of the four derbies against United since his joining the club in 2013.
#In the history of the Manchester derby, United have had 66 wins to City's 45. 49 games have been draws.