5 Records of Manchester City’s win over Manchester United

Manchester City secured three points in the continuation of the 2021/2022 English Premier League (EPL) match during the Manchester derby on Sunday (06/03/2022) at 23.30 WIB. Playing at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester City appeared dominant in terms of ball possession.

As a result, Manchester City managed to win the match with a score of 4-1. Both Kevin De Bruyne and Riyad Mahrez managed to score two goals in this match. Meanwhile, Manchester United’s goal came from Jadon Sancho.

1. Riyad Mahrez equals Mohamed Salah’s score in 2021/2022

5 Interesting Notes for Manchester City's win over Manchester UnitedRiyad Mahrez in the match against Fulham (twitter.com/City_Xtra)

There are only two names of Premier League players who have scored twenty goals or more so far this 2021/2022. The two players are Riyad Mahrez and Mohamed Salah. Two goals in the match against Manchester United was enough to bring Mahrez to 20 goals.

There is also Mohamed Salah who has scored 27 goals in various competitions in 2021/2022. This means that the difference between Mahrez and Salah is still quite far, which is seven goals.

2. Manchester United repeat the bad record in 2017

5 Interesting Notes for Manchester City's win over Manchester UnitedManchester United interim coach Ralf Rangnick (theathletic.com)

Manchester United did manage to score one goal in the first half through Jadon Sancho. Unfortunately, in the second half, Manchester United failed to score a shot against Ederson Moraes.

In the last 6 seasons, Manchester United twice failed to score a shot on goal in the second half. In addition to the match against Manchester City, the Red Devils also did this in 2017 against Liverpool.

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3. Manchester City are unbeaten by Manchester United in the Premier League 2021/2022

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In 2021/2022, Manchester City and Manchester United have met twice in the Premier League. In the first half, Manchester City managed to embarrass Manchester United at Old Trafford with a score of 2-0.

In the second half, Manchester City managed to beat Manchester United with a score of 4-1. Manchester City repeated the success for the fifth time in beating Manchester United in two Premier League games. They have done so in 2007/2008, 2011/2012, 2013/2014, and 2018/2019.

4. In head to head, Manchester United is still ahead of Manchester City

5 Interesting Notes for Manchester City's win over Manchester UnitedJadon Sancho celebrating a goal at Old Trafford. (twitter.com/ManUtd)

If seen from head to head Both clubs, Manchester United are still superior to Manchester City. Of the 187 meetings between the two teams, Manchester United won 77 times.

There is also Manchester City which has won 57 times. Meanwhile, the remaining 53 matches ended in a draw.

5. Maguire is the centre-back with the most yellow cards since 2019/2020

5 Interesting Notes for Manchester City's win over Manchester UnitedHarry Maguire with Manchester United (twitter.com/UtdActive)

Since joining Manchester United from Leicester City in 2019/2020, Maguire has often received a yellow card. In the match against Manchester City, Maguire got a yellow card after blocking Kevin De Bruyne who tried to stab into the Manchester United defense.

As a result, he got his 24th yellow card since joining Manchester United. Maguire is the centre-back who has received the most yellow cards since 2019/2020. When combined with other positions, he only lost to Ruben Neves who won 26 yellow cards.

With this result, Manchester City is firmly at the top of the standings with 69 points. Meanwhile, Manchester United had to settle for fifth place with 47 points.

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