Man City are unbeaten in their last 27 home league games (W22 D5), winning the last 14 in a row. Only twice has a team ever had a longer winning run at home in the Premier League (Man City 20 between March 2011 and March 2012, and Man Utd 19 between October 2010 and October 2011).
Manchester United have lost eight of their last 13 Premier League games against Man City (W3 D2) – their previous eight top-flight defeats against Man City came over a 49-game period stretching back to March 1978.
There are two changes for United from their win over Swansea. Bailly and Herrera come into fold, with Mata and Lindelof making way this evening.
City have made four changes from their defeat at the hands of Liverpool during the week. Danilo, Delph, Sterling and Bernardo Silva come into the side, while De Bruyne, Walker, Jesus and Laporte drop to the bench.
Manchester United subs: Victor Lindelof, Marcos Rojo, Juan Mata, Anthony Martial, Marcus Rashford, Scott McTominay, Joel Pereira.
MANCHESTER UNITED (4-3-3): David de Gea; Antonio Valencia, Chris Smalling, Eric Bailly, Ashley Young; Ander Herrera, Nemanja Matic, Paul Pogba; Jesse Lingard, Romelu Lukaku, Alexis Sanchez.
Manchester City subs: Claudio Bravo, Kyle Walker, Sergio Aguero, Aymeric Laporte, Kevin De Bruyne, Gabriel Jesus, Yaya Toure.
MANCHESTER CITY (4-3-3): Ederson; Danilo, Vincent Kompany, Nicolas Otamendi, Fabian Delph; Ilkay Gundogan, Fernandinho, David Silva; Bernardo Silva, Raheem Sterling, Leroy Sane.