Where to watch Man City vs Man United live stream, TV channel, lineups, prediction for Premier League game

Manchester City host arch rivals Manchester United in a crucial Premier League clash on March 3.

Both sides booked their place in the FA Cup quarterfinals via midweek wins and Pep Guardiola’s side remain on course to potentially retain their trophy treble from 2023.

Erik ten Hag’s visitors are still in the running for a Champions League qualification spot despite a mixed season for the Red Devils in 2023/24.

The Sporting News looks at the key details ahead of this game, including how to watch it worldwide, kickoff times and the latest lineup news.

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Man City vs Man United kick off time

This Premier League clash takes place at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, UK and kicks off on Sunday, March 3 at 3:30 p.m. local time.

Here’s how that time translates across some of the major territories:

  Date Kickoff time
USA Sun, Mar. 3 10:30 a.m. ET
Canada Sun, Mar. 3 10:30 p.m. ET
UK Sun, Mar. 3 3:30 p.m. GMT
Australia Mon, Mar. 4 2:30 a.m. AEDT
India Sun, Mar. 3 9:00 p.m. IST

Man City vs Man United live stream, TV channel

Here’s how to watch this Premier League match across selected areas of the world’s major regions:

Region TV Streaming
USA Peacock
Canada

Fubo Canada

UK Sky Sports Premier League, Sky Sports Main Event Sky GO, Now TV
Australia Optus Sport
India JioTV, Hotstar

USA: This game is available on the Peacock Network.

Canada: Every Premier League game this season is live-streaming exclusively via Fubo.

Australia: Fans in Australia can stream every match live and on-demand on Optus Sport.

UK: This game is available via live broadcast on Sky Sports with streaming options on Sky GO and Now TV.

Man City vs Man United lineups, team news

Jack Grealish has suffered a fresh groin injury setback and will miss out this weekend. Josko Gvardiol is fit enough to return to the bench. 

Guardiola rested Ederson, Ruben Dias and Rodri for City’s impressive 6-2 FA Cup win at Luton, and the trio return, with Jeremy Doku starting on the left wing in Grealish’s absence

Man City (3-2-4-1, right to left): Ederson (GK) — Walker, Dias, Ake  — Stones, Rodri — Foden, De Bruyne, Silva, Doku — Haaland.

Man City subs (9): Ortega (GK), Kovacic, Alvarez, Gomez, Gvardiol, Akanji, Nunes, Bobb, Lewis.

Ten Hag is still without a raft of first team players for this clash, with Harry MaguireLisandro Martinez and Rasmus Hojlund missing out once more

Victor Lindelof could switch to left-back, with Jonny Evans starting at centre-back and teenager Kobbie Mainoo back in midfield.

Man United (4-2-3-1 right to left): Onana (GK) — Dalot, Varane, Evans, Lindelof — Casemiro, Mainoo — Fernandes, McTominay, Garnacho — Rashford.

Man United subs (9): Bayindir (GK), Amrabat, Eriksen, Amad, Antony, Kambwala, Forson, Collyer, Ogunneye.

Man City vs Man United prediction

City know they need to keep pace with Liverpool and Arsenal in the Premier League title race and only a home win will do for Guardiola up against their cross city rivals.

The home side are unbeaten in their last 18 games in all competitions and cruised to a 3-0 derby win at Old Trafford back in October.

Prediction: Man City 2-0 Man United

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