• All eyes in the football world are on the Manchester derby at Old Trafford tonight as leaders United host their fierce rivals
  • Sir Alex Ferguson's side already have one hand on the league title and a victory tonight will send them 18 points clear at the top
  • James Milner and Patrice Evra challenge for a high ball
  • Carlos Tevez holds off Ryan Giggs
  • United striker Danny Welbeck tries to sprint past City defender Vincent Kompany
  • David Silva and his Man City team-mates are eager to restore some pride with a derby triumph
  • Robin van Persie tries to muscle his way past Kompany in the Man City defence
  • Wayne Rooney is not seeing much of the action in a hard-fought first half
  • Van Persie holds off Pablo Zabaleta but the Dutchman is struggling to find an opening
  • Welbeck and Gareth Barry battle for the ball in what turns out to be a goalless first half
  • Roberto Mancini confronts referee Mike Dean at the interval
  • But the City manager's mood improves early in the second half as James Milner gives his side the lead
  • The midfielder celebrates with his team-mates...
  • While the hosts show their dejection
  • But within minutes United are back on level terms when Phil Jones' header goes in off Vincent Kompany
  • The defender celebrates although it will go down as a Kompany own goal
  • Rooney and United will now look to push for a winning goal
  • But it's Sergio Aguero who wins the game for the defending champions by blasting home from inside the box with 12 minutes remaining
  • The victory probably won't be enough to prevent United reclaiming the title but the result restores some pride in the blue half of Manchester
  • City trail their fierce rivals by 12 points with just seven games remaining
  • United are feeling miserable now but it shouldn't be too long before they are celebrating the title

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All eyes in the football world are on the Manchester derby at Old Trafford tonight as leaders United host their fierce rivals