Manchester United v Manchester City: Fear may lead to tight tussle
Manchester United's attempts to go toe-to-toe with Liverpool proved disastrous, so Kevin Hatchard believes they'll play far more conservatively against old foes Manchester City...
Ronaldo keeping the show on the road
Ronaldo's heroics in the Champions League - he has scored in all four games, including two winners and a last-gasp leveller - have masked the side's deficiencies against teams like Villarreal and Atalanta who are strong, but not elite. It seems unlikely that United would be able to string wins together against the very best sides in the Champions League, and the recent 5-0 hammering at home by Liverpool was a stark reminder of how much work is still to be done.