Man City 1-0 Man Utd Highlights
Manchester City reclaimed control of the Premier League title race as Vincent Kompany’s header gave them victory over rivals Manchester United.
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Venue: Etihad Stadium
Date: Monday, 30 April, 2012
Kick off: 20:00
1-0 Vincent Kompany (45 mins)
Manchester United have won 67 of the 161 matches between the clubs since they first met in the old Division Two in 1894. City have 44 victories, with 50 draws.
Manchester City have failed to score in their last three Premier League games at home to United. They drew 0-0 last term, having lost 1-0 the previous two seasons.
United’s 6-1 defeat to City in October was their heaviest ever Premier League defeat, and the first time they had conceded six at Old Trafford since 1930.
Roberto Mancini’s side have won 21 of their last 22 home matches in the top flight, and are unbeaten in their last 27 games, claiming 77 points from a possible 81. The last team to leave the Etihad Stadium with maximum points was Everton on 20 December 2010.
City have not conceded a first-half goal in 19 of their last 20 Premier League games, and have let in only six all season.
Carlos Tevez and Sergio Aguero have started four Premier League games together this season, with City scoring 15 goals in those matches – 12 netted by the Argentine duo.
Tevez has scored or assisted a Premier League goal every 55 minutes this season.
The Red Devils have yet to win a league game after conceding the opening goal this term (D3, L4).
They have dropped five points in their last three games, as many as they let slip in the first three months of 2012.
Wayne Rooney has scored 16 times in his last 14 appearances for the club.