SportsTalk reported on October 30 that in the 10th round of the Premier League, Manchester City defeated Manchester United 3-0 away from home. After the game, The Athletic published an article reviewing Manchester United’s game statistics in recent years.
According to statistics from The Athletic, Manchester United has only led at Old Trafford for a total of 29 minutes in the Premier League this season. Since Guardiola took charge of Manchester City in the 16-17 season, they have scored 145 more points than Manchester United (649 points to 504 points) and won 60 more games (205 games to 145 games). In the ten years since Ferguson retired, Manchester United has lost 34 Premier League games at Old Trafford, as many times as they lost during Ferguson’s tenure.
In addition, Manchester United has lost half of the first ten rounds of the Premier League this season. This is the first time since the 1986-87 season. This is the season in which Manchester United has lost the most games in the first ten rounds of the top flight since.