Classic Encounters: Manchester City v Manchester United

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Man City 1-0 Man Utd

FA Cup semi-final

April 16th, 2011

Yaya Toure's solitary strike proved the difference at Wembley in a pivotal moment for Roberto Mancini's side, beating their bitter rivals.

The Citizens went on to lift their first major trophy in the 'big-money' era, beating Stoke in the FA Cup final, while United went on to the title.

Man Utd 3-1 Man City

League Cup semi-final, second leg

Jan 27th, 2010

After City won the first leg at Eastlands through Carlos Tevez's strike, a chance for local bragging rights fell to the blue side of Manchester.

But, in a competition so often disregarded, United's big guns came through for United as Wayne Rooney struck an injury time winner.

Manchester City 2-3 Manchester United

FA Community Shield

August 7th, 2011

Last time out in a cup competition, City appeared set for glory at Wembley after two goals have the FA Cup winners a commanding two goal lead.

However, Nani won the game for the Red Devils in the 94th minute, punishing a rare Vincent Kompany error to score a late, late winner.

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