As the stats show – United were the busier side in terms of tackles as they attempted more than double the amount of tackles that Man City did. Man City were also on top in terms of aerial duels winning 60% of them Man of The Match Vincent Kompany winning both of his.
As we mentioned on twitter yesterday the most surprising statistic was that Pablo Zabaleta was the most creative player on the pitch as he as many as the whole United side!
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