The Manchester City team achieved an easy victory over its guest Manchester United, 4-1, in the derby that was held between them on Sunday evening, at the “Al Ittihad” stadium, at the top of the twenty-eighth round of Premier League competition for the current season 2021-2022.
Man City vs Man United goals
Kevin De Bruyne scored the first goal for Manchester City in the fifth minute of the match.
De Bruyne’s goal against Man United holds the 50th in Premier League, becoming the eighth player in the history of Manchester City to achieve this scoring record.
Jadon Sancho scored the equalizer for Manchester United in the 22nd minute of the match, then Belgian Kevin De Bruyne added the second goal for Man City against Man United in the 28th minute of the match.
Algerian star Riyad Mahrez concluded the Manchester City quartet by scoring the third and fourth goals in the 68th and 90th minutes of the derby time.
Man City vs Man United
With this result, Manchester City leads Premier League table with 69 points, 6 points behind second-placed Liverpool, with a game less for the Reds.
While Manchester United is fifth in Premier League standings with 47 points, one point behind Arsenal, who broke into the golden square by beating Watford in the same round.
Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo, Manchester United player, was absent from participating in the Red Devils shirt, as he was excluded from the list of the match due to injury, along with Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani for lack of readiness, while French defender Raphael Varane and left back Luke Shaw were infected with the Corona virus.
Manchester City recently won an exciting victory over its host Everton, with a goal free of charge, in the confrontation that took place between them at “Goodison Park”, in the 27th round of Premier League.