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Good afternoon, everyone. Manchester City and Manchester United this afternoon contest a huge, huge, match today at Eastlands. With three matches left, United sit three points ahead of City at the top of the table, although City have a +6 goal differential advantage. If City win, they will vault back into first place based on that. If United win, they will scoot six points ahead of City with only two matches left, making it highly improbable that the Citizens would catch them for the title.

Oh, and by the way, this is a derby, too. No pressure or anything. United will be looking to avenge the 6-1 pasting they took from City at Old Trafford in the autumn, as well, so, there's that.

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The match is on ESPN 2, ESPN3.com, and ESPN Deportes. It starts at 3 PM EDT.