After the sweeping victory achieved by Manchester City against its neighbor Manchester United in one of the tops of the English Premier League football;

Many numbers were recorded in this fiery derby, which witnessed 9 goals.

In the match that ended with the Citizens' 6-3 victory over "Almano", the Norwegian Erling Halland scored a "hat-trick" (three), as did Phil Foden.

The following are the most important numbers of the football battle hosted by the "Al Ittihad" stadium:

  • The third time in the history of the Premier League that two players scored 3 goals each;

    The first was Arsenal vs Southampton in May 2003 and Leicester vs Southampton in October 2019.

  • The remarkable figure that was scored in this match was for the Norwegian Hurricane, who scored his third hat-trick this season in the Premier League (Crystal Palace, Nottingham Forest and Manchester United) to equal in only 8 matches what the Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo, who scored 3 hat-tricks in 232 Premier League games.

  • Erling Haaland - who contributed to 5 out of the 6 goals his team scored against United today - became the player with the most goals scored in the five major leagues with 14 goals, and his Belgian colleague Kevin De Bruyne is the highest goal-maker with 7 assists.

  • Today's derby result is the highest in the history of matches, which amounted to 187 official matches between the two sides.

  • Haaland is the first player from Manchester City to score a hat-trick against Manchester United since 1970 and the third in the history of the heavenly team.

  • Since the start of the 2020-2021 season, the Red Devils have conceded 4 or more goals in 4 Premier League matches (Tottenham in October 2020, Liverpool in October 2021 and Brentford in August 2022).

  • Foden (22 years and 127 days) became the youngest player to reach his 50th goal under coach Pep Guardiola, surpassing Argentine star Lionel Messi (22 years and 164 days).

  • Haaland is the second youngest player from Manchester City to score in his first derby against Manchester United after the Italian Mario Balotelli.