Manchester derby is not the biggest game of the season - Pep Guardiola

Manchester derby is not the biggest game of the season - Pep Guardiola

"In a positive way it is easy to feel a team that does not give up, that always finds a way to fight back, sometimes changing results, sometimes not but we are a team that has that collective spirit to fight back", Mourinho said.

If City win they will be 12 points ahead of United, but Guardiola, who will be without Kevin De Bruyne, added: "Win or lose they are not out of it".

"We have one more session tomorrow".

"No doubt about that - they've improved", Guardiola said.

"I expect a very hard game".

"Like all the games are so tight, last minutes no team controlled the game and you have to defend well and try to attack like we've done in the last few games".

Since the beginning of February 2018, United have come from behind to beat Chelsea, Crystal Palace, Manchester City, Newcastle United, and Bournemouth in the Premier League. What I don't like is that they focus on his reaction and not the insults.

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"If you want to speak about their football potential we can speak and the football potential starts with investment".

Der Spiegel showed how the team's holding company _ state-backed Abu Dhabi United Group _ sent cash to a shell vehicle which was created to supposedly buy the right to use players' images in marketing campaigns.

Indeed, Paul Scholes said Mourinho's actions lacked class.

"The beauty of these two clubs and their fans who love their team - two teams in a great city", he says.

"After that, of course, there is a quality of the work, of the organisation. The top teams, you can not imagine and think about it, play amazingly for 90 minutes and they don't have chances".

One hot potato that arose in his customary pre-match press conference were the startling revelations about his side's cross-city rivals - and opponents this weekend - Manchester City that have recently arisen.

"But United have it themselves, with their history behind them, it's always there".

"I am not living outside so I know it's important".

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