Goodison Park

Next Game

Everton v Man Utd

Sunday, 20 April 2014, 16:10

Barclays Prem

Allianz Arena

Last Game

Bay Munich 3 - 1 Man Utd

Wednesday, 09 April 2014, 19:45

Champions League Quarter Final

Man Utd v Man City player ratings

TEAMtalk takes a look at the player ratings from Monday's Manchester derby where Manchester City took the spoils 2-1.

Last Updated: 08/04/13 at 22:35 Post Comment

World Cup 2014

Check out the latest outright odds on next summer's World Cup in Brazil

MAN UTD

DAVID DE GEA: Showed he was alert when required early on but was largely untroubled and could do little to prevent Milner's deflected goal. 6

RAFAEL: Often found space to get forward on the right and had one of the better chances of the first half when his unusual effort hit the woodwork. 6

RIO FERDINAND: Composed as usual although there was the occasional awkward moment. 6

PHIL JONES: Performed superbly at the back to sweep up danger and deny City chances and showed his attacking threat to force equaliser. United's best player. 8

PATRICE EVRA: A committed performance, as shown when he got back to prevent Tevez from shooting in front of goal. 7

ASHLEY YOUNG: Looked to make things happen when he got the ball, either by running, passing or shooting - although it did not always come off. 6

MICHAEL CARRICK: Had another of his quietly efficient games, always in the right position and passing adeptly. 7

RYAN GIGGS: A frustrating night as he struggled to get into the game and his error led to Milner's goal. 5

DANNY WELBECK: Gave United an attacking option but was not a consistent threat and wasted a good early break. 6

WAYNE ROONEY: Looked eager as ever on his return from injury, coming deep to get the ball and create chances but he was irritable at times and his delivery was not great. 6

ROBIN VAN PERSIE: His cross led to the equaliser and he looked threatening as he got into shooting positions but, strangely, it is not happening for him at the moment. 6

Substitutes:

ANTONIO VALENCIA (on for Welbeck, 80): Brought some fresh legs into attack but to little avail. 5

JAVIER HERNANDEZ (on for Rooney, 85): Ferguson again decided to change his attack as time run out but the Mexican did not make an impression. 5

SHINJI KAGAWA (on for Young, 90): Came on to replace the injured Young late on but saw little of the action. 5

MAN CITY

JOE HART: Was not given a lot to do but may feel he could have done more to prevent the equaliser. 6

PABLO ZABALETA: Another solid performance in which he provided his usual attacking option but not his most effective display. 6

MATIJA NASTASIC: Strong on his return to the side, making one vital interception to cut out a Young cross. 7

VINCENT KOMPANY: Commanding display from the City captain and did not deserve the ill luck which befell him for the equaliser. 7

GAEL CLICHY: Did his job and got forward when he could, although his finishing was terrible. 6

JAMES MILNER: Influential from early on, moving through the middle and out wide, and struck a good goal, albeit with a deflection. 8

GARETH BARRY: Showed plenty of hunger and determination, especially for the opening goal, and immediately atoned for any errors. 7

SAMIR NASRI: Played some neat football and got into good positions without having a strong influence. 6

YAYA TOURE: Not one of his most dominant displays but he was regularly on the ball, keeping City ticking over. 7

DAVID SILVA: Strong in the first half, constantly buzzing in and around the box and showed some good touches. 7

CARLOS TEVEZ: Needed no extra motivation on his return to Old Trafford and was a constant danger to United, wanting to create openings or goal opportunities. 7

Substitutes:

SERGIO AGUERO (on for Nasri, 71): A dramatic entrance from the Argentinian, who settled the game with a stunning individual goal. 7

JOLEON LESCOTT (on for Silva, 89): A late replacement for the injured Silva. 5

JAVI GARCIA (on for Tevez, 90): Another late introduction, possibly as much as a time-wasting tactic as to shut up shop. 5

World Cup 2014

Check out the latest outright odds on next summer's World Cup in Brazil

Related News

Sky Bet

    • Retrieving latest Sky Bet odds

Most Commented

Readers' Comments

H

e was right to leave, but not just because of the money City were coming into. If I remember rightly he had a reasonable amount of chances to shine at City, but he never passed the bloody ball. Loads of aimless dribbles and 40 yard shots and not much else. I would say that if he had learnt to be a bit more of a team player he may have done better at City.

bright and edgy
Sturridge: Right to leave City

O

h! And.... has it gone in!?' Well John, it is quite literally your job to tell me, so stop phrasing it as a question.

ajsr1982
Eye On The Experts: John Motson

M

an who resembles bond villain complains about spies ....brillliant

mrjackson
Palace deny spying accusation

Footer 365

World Cup: Peter Shilton backs England keeper Joe Hart

England legend Peter Shilton believes Manchester City's Joe Hart can become one of the world's top goalkeepers.

West Ham's Matt Jarvis thinks he may need to be more clever after Arsenal penalty incident

West Ham's Matt Jarvis says he may have to be "a bit more clever" after staying on his feet despite Bacary Sagna's foul.

Transfer news: Damien Duff already planning for life after Fulham

Damien Duff has confirmed that he will be leaving Fulham this summer and will be going in search of 'something new'.

Mail Box

Fatigue No Excuse For Giroud Being Cr*p

We have a long mail on why Giroud isn't very good at all, plus some more thoughts on neutrality. Plus, who do you want out of you club this summer and Liverpool moving buses...

Will Liverpool Cope With Parked Buses?

That's the real problem they're going to face next year, says one Man United fan who's already looking forward to the end of this campaign. Plus, thoughts on neutrality...

© 2014 British Sky Broadcasting Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media property