43′ MISS! Gundogan peels off the back of Pogba to latch on to Fernandinho’s cross from the right. Either side of De Gea then it’s a goal, but he nods his effort straight at the United keeper.
41′ CHANCE! Sane surges into the left inside channel and pulls the back into the box. Sterling latches on to the the ball, which is slightly behind him. As a result, he can only fire a tame effort straight De Gea.
39′ David Silva creates space down the left and manages to win a corner for the home side off the legs of Valencia.
30′ GOALLLLLLLLLLLLL!!!!! GUNDOGAN!!!!!!! City have their second and are on their way to the Premier League crown. De Gea puts United in a world of trouble with a poor clearance. Sane breaks to the edge of the box before being felled. The referee plays advantage and it allows Sterling to feed Gundogan. He turns his way past Herrera in the box with a neat piece of skill before burying his effort past the United keeper.
27′ Sane breaks down the left, but as he approaches the edge of the box the German gets crowded out. Fernandinho challenges Pogba to stop a counter, conceding a free-kick.
24′ OFFSIDE! Sanchez floats the ball forward for Lukaku, but the Belgian is well offside as he collects in the box.
17′ City are moving the ball well in their own half, but United are providing stubborn resistance when they push forward.
15′ Kompany gives the ball away on the edge of his own box. Only a solid challenge from Fernandinho prevents Herrera from capitalising.
14′ Sterling tests Young once again down the flank, but this time he is guilty party as he fouls the United man in their jostle for possession.
9′ Young is in the action down the flank for United as he brings down Sterling. The officials fail to spot the foul and the left-back can breathe again. City will make a point of targeting him there though.
3′ Danilo goes for goal from distance and hammers his effort straight into the stand behind the goal. It has been a balanced start to the game.
1′ We’re underway at the Etihad Stadium.