Man United's Herrera denies spitting on City crest

Man United's Herrera denies spitting on City crest

Manchester United was trailing by two goals but came back thanks to a one-two punch by Paul Pogba and a score by Chris Smalling to down rival Manchester City for its second loss of the season. It dragged United from 2-0 down at the break, teetering on the brink of a humiliation, to victory.

Scored a thunderous header to hand City the lead and was uncompromising in defence by denying his compatriot Lukaku any chance at winning aerial duels. If the Eagles weren't so wasteful in front of goal they could've won their last two fixtures, but are instead situated three points above the dotted line.

Mourinho picked up the pound coin that was lobbed in his direction and handed it to one of the ball boys.

For now, Guardiola has to focus on restoring his players' morale for the Champions League quarter-final second leg against Liverpool tomorrow.

"If the accusation from his agent is that he wants to go to other clubs, his price has gone up", Mourinho said with a smile. And Mourinho challenged his side to use their fightback as a springboard to a title challenge next season.

City will win the title next weekend if they beat Tottenham at Wembley on the Saturday (19:45 BST kick-off) and United lose at home to bottom club West Brom on Sunday (16:00). "If they can repeat that against Liverpool it will give us a huge lift". Guardiola and Mourinho have a long-running rivalry dating back to their time in charge of Barcelona and Real Madrid respectively.

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IF you turn up at the Etihad with blue hair on the day Manchester City can win the title, you have to perform.

With little remaining, Manchester City piled on the pressure.

"I told (Nemanja) Matic, (Ander) Herrera and Pogba that they could not improve a lot from what they did in the first half because they had confidence to play and to move the ball and give passes".

Arsenal 3-2 Southampton: Charlie Austin's return to contention has given Southampton some yearned-for firepower in attack - he's scored in each of his four Premier League matches against Arsenal - but encouraging performances from the Saints may come too late for Mark Hughes. City's Champions League hopes were likely ended by conceding three times in 19 minutes at Anfield in midweek.

The remarkable turnaround was complete when Smalling, badly at fault for Kompany's goal, arrived unmarked to steer Alexis Sanchez's free-kick past the exposed Ederson in the 69th minute.

The volume was increased by a clear injustice when referee Martin Atkinson ignored a nasty follow through from Ashley Young that floored substitute Sergio Aguero in the area as City chased an equaliser.

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