Five Things We Learned – Man United 1-3 Man City (Carabao Cup Semi-Final First Leg)

Manchester City took a big step towards a Wembley return by securing a 3-1 victory at Old Trafford in Tuesday night’s Carabao Cup semi-final first-leg. Here are five take-home points that we learned watching this thrilling encounter…

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"His best performance" – Player Ratings: Man United 1-3 Man City (Carabao Cup)

Pep Guardiola surprised everyone when he didn’t name a single recognised striker in the starting XI, but we didn’t need to worry, as the Blues treated us to a superb opening 45 minutes, scoring three fantastic goals. Rashford’s second half goal has given United some hope going into the second-leg, but City are in pole position to appear in their third consecutive Carabao Cup final. Here’s how we rated the players…

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Ask The Opposition – Manchester United vs Manchester City (w/ Jordan Clarke)

Derby day is upon us once more. Manchester City travel to Old Trafford to take on cross-town rivals Manchester United in the first of a two-legged affair in the Carabao Cup semi-final. Earlier in the season, two quick-fire goals rocked the Blues as they came away from the Etihad with all three points. We spoke to Jordan Clarke to get his thoughts on a number of topics ahead of this one…

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The Big Match Preview – Manchester United vs Manchester City (Carabao Cup Semi-Final First-Leg)

Manchester City will need to overcome the hurdle of rivals Manchester United at Old Trafford on Tuesday, but then back at the Etihad in two weeks time if the Blues are to keep their hopes of a hat-trick of consecutive League Cup titles alive. Here’s everything you need to know ahead of Tuesday’s derby…

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"Leroy is the only one out" – Pep Guardiola Press Conference Highlights (vs Manchester United)

It’s that time again. Manchester City travel to Old Trafford to take on Manchester United in a repeat of the 2010 League Cup semi-final. Earlier this season, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men beat City 2-1 at the Etihad Stadium, after a quick-fire double from Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial. Pep Guardiola faced the media before this one – here are the main talking points…

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5 Things We Learned – Oxford United 1-3 Manchester City (Carabao Cup)

There were both reasons to be happy and frustrated coming out of this one, as Manchester City beat a lively Oxford United side to advance to the semi-finals of the Carabao Cup. A brace from Raheem Sterling and a first City goal from Joao Cancelo were the highlights in a mixed performance from the Blues.

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Player Ratings: Oxford United 1-3 Manchester City (Carabao Cup)

Manchester City are through to semi-finals of the Carabao Cup after a 3-1 away win at League 1 side Oxford United. Raheem Sterling scored a brace, while full-back Joao Cancelo picked up his first goal for the club. Oxford’s Matt Taylor equalised immediately after the break, belting past Claudio Bravo from a quick free-kick.

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