Manchester City want derby revenge, says Laporte

Manchester City want derby revenge, says Laporte

Man City have picked up where they left off last season, regaining their place at the summit of the Premier League table and are yet to lose a league game this season.

Manchester United have a fitness scare over Paul Pogba ahead of Sunday's derby at the Etihad Stadium.

Mourinho's seventh-placed side face Premier League leaders Manchester City at Etihad Stadium on Sunday.

Pogba and Mendy have known each other since they were together as youngsters at Le Havre's youth academy and have maintained that friendship in Manchester.

"It's true that recent results gave us good spirit, energy, but the real Manchester United. we will see at the end of the season if we can say that we had a good season".

France's players are due back in the country ahead of the Nations League clash with Netherlands on November 16 and friendly with Uruguay four days later. But what is behind, I can not say. "But you are right, Manchester City is a very powerful team".

"He is nowhere near the player we used to know".

"If you want to speak about their football potential we can speak and the football potential starts with investment". It is hard enough being an isolated event.

'He [Ronaldo] will go home tonight, believe me, absolutely gutted because a goal like that will not be highlighted because they lost the game.

"They are a very good team with very good players, so you have to be on your toes all the time and can't relax for a second".

He said: "If we keep conceding goals before the opponent, it will arrive the day where we can not come back".

"So if we keep conceding goals before the opponent we will arrive at the day where we can not come back so we have to make sure that we grow up, not just in our approach, but also in our compactness in order to start matches well". "Which, I have to say against Juventus, it happened".

"Lukaku is training with the team this morning (Friday)".

Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku has missed United's past two matches with a muscle problem, but could return against City.

"We have one more session tomorrow".

"I am not living outside so I know it's important".

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