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Five talking points from Man City 1-2 Man United

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Manchester United crushed Manchester City’s Premier League title hopes by securing an unexpected 2-1 derby win on Saturday night.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer secured probably his most impressive win as Manchester United manager following a stunning game at Manchester City’s own backyard. It puts the club up to fifth-place in the Premier League.

All this started in the opening half an hour when Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial fired United into the lead.

The Red Devils literally tore apart City’s defence in the first half, and deservedly took the lead in Manchester.

Despite Nicolas Otamendi’s late response for the hosts, Solskjaer men held on to record a famous victory at the Etihad Stadium.

So, without further ado, we give you the five main talking points from the 179th Manchester derby.

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