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The Derby: Manchester United lose 2 – 0 to Pep Guardiola’s side

The Derby: Manchester United lost 2 – 0 to Pep Guardiola’s side despite David De Gea’s performance reducing the scoreline.

 

Manchester United lost by two goals to nil resulting from an own-goal by Eric Baily in the 7th minute and a close to half-time addition by Bernado Silva (45+).

In the initial half of the game, United seemed to be uncoordinated and was playing under duress.

The Red Devils created fewer chances as Pep Guardiola’s side took control of a huge chunk of the game even though they were denied severally by David De Gea.

Manchester United’s performance was so poor that they could only register a shot on target while Manchester City had 5.

Manchester City had nine corners while United had one clearing depicting how weak the midfield and attack were.

However, Luke Shaw was taken off after an unintentional collision with a City player which seemed to affect his head. He stopped and continued but was later ferried off the pitch as it proved to be serious.

His injury adds to the extant injury scare the club’s defense is battling with Raphael Varane picking up one in his last appearance.

Manchester United sits 5th on the table with 17th points while Manchester City is only two points behind Chelsea with a game left to play who have shown to be fierce title contenders.

The preview released sequel to the commencement of the game; It shows that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s job is still at risk as City fans at Old Trafford we’re mockingly chanting “Ole at the Wheel.” towards the end of the match.

Is it time enough to make a managerial change at Manchester United or they are still willing to trust the process?

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