• Wayne Rooney has scored five goals in his last five games in all competitions against City.
  • Manchester City have won four and lost one of the last five Barclays Premier League meetings with Manchester United.
  • Manchester United have lost as many Premier League home games this season (5) as in the previous three put together.
  • Manchester City have scored 3.2 goals per game in the 17 PL matches that Sergio Aguero has played in this season, compared to an average of 2.0 without the Argentine.
  • Manchester United have lost all four north west derbies in the Premier League this season.
  • Manchester City have lost none of their last eight Premier League away games (W6 D2) keeping clean sheets in three of their last four road trips.
  • There have been 49 league draws between Manchester City and Manchester United.
  • Danny Welbeck has scored in each of his last three Premier League starts at Old Trafford.
  • Manchester United have taken more points away from home than any other Premier League team this season (30), but only 21 out of a possible 42 at Old Trafford.
  • Yaya Toure has scored with nine of his 11 dead ball shots this season (five penalties, four direct free-kicks).