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Wednesday 22 March 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Manchester derby

All time
Manchester United v Manchester City, Premier League
Sergio Aguero came off the bench to settle a tense tie and keep the league race alive for a few more weeks.
# Rivalry
The Manchester derby: 6 classic games between United and City
City make the short trip to Old Trafford this evening.
# Nice lad
Manchester derby pitch invader loses his job as Bobby Charlton's gardener
Definitely the headline of the day.
# Ill-tempered
Manchester derby: Barry hit with FA charge over insulting match official
The City midfielder has been accused of using abusive language at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday.
# Catch up
Off the record: 5 sporting stories you may have missed this weekend
Terrible free throws, a pretty rude UFC fighter and two Hollywood stars arrive in Manchester for derby day.
# unruly
Derby fallout: 9 charged, pitch invader issues apology
The 21-year-old who confronted Rio Ferdinand wished to make it clear he was ‘not a stereotypical drunken football fan’.
# Derby Day
Manchester City apologise to Ferdinand over coin-throwing incident
The United defender was struck above the eye in the closing moments of their 3-2 derby win at the Etihad.
Manchester City v Manchester United, Premier League
Tom Cruise and Robert Duvall were watching the Manchester derby. Well, so were we. Here’s how it all happened…
# Heated exchange
Ferguson accuses Mancini of 'refereeing' the Manchester derby
The United boss has had a go at his City counterpart after last night’s Premier League defeat.
# viva la belgium
VIDEO: Liam Gallagher invites himself to post-match press conference
The Beady Eye frontman did ‘a Balotelli’ after City’s historic win over United.
# midweek madness
Premier League preview: Merseyside battles it out for seventh
Both Everton and Liverpool possess the league’s in-form number sevens, but can they keep it up against Stoke and Fulham.
# Analysis
Title race analysis: unlike the run-in, a result that was never in doubt
Manchester City were deserving winners as they were superior to United in every department… but, now they’re ahead again, will they this time handle the pressure of the lead?
Manchester City v Manchester United
For once, the hype was justified. Relive a truly consequential title showdown with Miguel Delaney
# Flashback
The Magnificent Seven: the most memorable games of 2011
Take a look back at some of the best sporting moments of the past 12 months.
# Dedicated followers
It's t-shirt time: 9 athletes who got a message off their chest
Mario Balotelli asked ‘Why Always Me?’ during Sunday’s derby demolition of local rivals United. But he’s not the first to reveal a fashionable message.
# D'oh!
Think before you tweet: sports stars all a-Twitter
As one GAA star prepares to explain his decision to tweet his ‘disillusionment’ on TV tomorrow, we click back through more controversial updates.
# Flutter
Five steps to heaven: how to turn a tenner into 50 grand
It’s never going to happen… but this accumulator would net would you a fortune.
# Early Doors
The Morning Score: Friday
Another glorious Six Nations weekend, the Premiership is back after the international break, and Kilkenny and Tipp square off in Semple Stadium. Lovely hurling.
# Derby Days
Best of friends: five classic Manchester derbies
We’re really looking forward to Saturday’s Manchester derby. To get you in the mood, here are five of our favourites from the Premier League era.
# The Morning Score
The Morning Score: Thursday
The Meath management saga at last concludes, tempers frayed in the Premier League and BOD warns Ireland of Samoa challenge.
# Manchester United
Expect fireworks on Manchester derby night
Central characters have plenty to say ahead of crunch derby in Manchester.