Manchester City vs Manchester United Line-up List: Cristiano Ronaldo Absent Defending The Red Devils : Okezone Bola

LIST The line-up for Manchester City vs Manchester United players in Week 28 of the 2021-2022 Premier League has been released. Cristiano Ronaldo is also absent from defending Manchester United in the match which will be held at the Etihad Stadium, Sunday (6/3/2022) tonight WIB.

Based on a report from The Athletic, Sunday (6/3/2022), Ronaldo’s absence in this match was due to the player’s injury. However, it is not yet known exactly what injury the Portuguese player suffered.


Cristiano Ronaldo

Apart from Ronaldo, there is no Edinson Cavani on the front lines either. Finally, Ralf Rangnick put Elanga as the lone striker in this match.

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Behind him, three parallel players were installed. They are Jadon Sancho and Paul Pogba who are installed as wingers assisted by Bruno Fernandes in the middle.

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Two defensive midfielders installed to maintain balance. They are Fred and Mc. Tomonay. They will help the work of the four defenders who are installed.

The four defenders are Harry Maguire and Lindelof in the middle then A. Telles and Wan Bissaka as full backs. They prevented the ball as early as possible into the goal that was guarded by David de Gea.

Meanwhile, Manchester City use three players in attack. They are Riyad Mahrez, Phil Foden and Bernardo Silva in the middle.

Behind him, there are three of their mainstay players namely Kevin de Bruyne, Rodri, and Jack Grealish. They keep the balance of the defenders who consist of four pillars.

Jack Grealish

The four defenders are Kyle Walker, Stones, Laporte and Cancelo. In goal, Pep Guardiola’s side rely on Ederson.

Lineup of Manchester City vs Manchester United:

Manchester City XI (4-3-3): Ederson Moraes, Walker, Stones, Laporte, Joao Cancelo; Kevin de Bruyne, Rodri, Jack Grealish; Riyad Mahrez, Phil Foden, Bernardo Silva

Coach: Josep Guardiola

Manchester United XI (4-2-3-1): De Gea; Telles, Wan Bissaka, Harry Maguire, Lindelof; Fred, McTominay; Jadon Sancho, Paul Pogba, Bruno Fernandez; eagle

Coach: Ralf Rangnick