Forget the title, derby defeat leaves Man Utd fighting for top four

Manchester United can forget trying to challenge Manchester City until they can even compete for a place in the Premier League top four, Jose Mourinho confessed as his side were outclassed in a 3-1 derby defeat by the English champions on Sunday.

Guardiola's men end Liverpool's brief spell at top in matter of hours

Manchester City’s stunning start to the season is perhaps best appreciated by the idea that its pursuers have been nearly flawless — and can’t keep up.

It’s hard to worry about financial doping while being enchanted by football excellence

As Sergio Agüero thumped the ball into the roof of the net, and Bernardo Silva danced through Manchester United’s midfield, was there a moment when you grimaced and thought, “But if only they had adhered to those Financial Fair Play rules”?Did you admire the bursts of excellence from one of the mos

Jose Mourinho tells critics to ignore the stats after Manchester United's derby defeat

Jose Mourinho has said to ignore the stats from Manchester United’s poor season so far, and blamed the club’s derby defeat by Manchester City on the sides’ different weeks. 

5 things we learned from the Premier League this weekend

Here are the five things we have learned from the Premier League this weekend...

Manchester Derby player ratings: David Silva shines as Guardiola's men go 12 points clear of rivals

Here is how the players rated in today's Manchester Derby.

Relentless Man City sweep United aside at Etihad

Premier League leaders Manchester City turned on the style with a 3-1 win over Manchester United in their derby clash on Sunday, leaving Pep Guardiola's unbeaten side two points clear of Liverpool.

Ilkay Gundogan’s late goal sealed an ultimately emphatic win for City, who were not at their best but outclassed United in the Manchester derby

Gary Neville tells us whether anyone can stop Manchester City from retaining their title, who has been the best player in the Premier League this season and whether Liverpool fans will be cheering on Manchester United on Sunday.

Pep Guardiola's team will be looking to seek revenge in the Manchester derby on Sunday, and a win would steer them towards a second successive title

Jose Mourinho has returned “old school” qualities to his Manchester United side, says Dimitar Berbatov, with the class of 2018-19 proving that they can grind out results.