Man City star De Bruyne sides United fans to make jest of Solskjaer and 4 other big stories

Belgium and Manchester City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne has disclosed how the Citizens prepared ahead of the last Manchester derby.

He clearly revealed that Pep Guardiola was not certain of how Solskjaer would set up his team, however there was no panic as they knew the quality of Ole coaching in recent time.

KdB says City trained for just about 10 minutes the day before the derby because Pep had no idea how Solskjaer would set up his team. It tells something about the quality of Ole’s coaching and his lack of clear game plan.

Shaw fails concussion test

Man United defender Luke Shaw picked up a head injury during last weekend derby and Southgate says he ‘didn’t pass the markers’ when his condition was assessed at the England camp.

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Stats show United should be lower in EPL table

United are sixth in the Premier League standings after Matchday 11 but advanced stats show that the Red Devils are overachieving. They should be outside the top 10 with the quality of chances they create.

Thanks to Cristiano Ronaldo, he has carried the team on his shoulder so far.