Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney was a notable absentee from training ahead of Tuesday's Champions League encounter with Benfica at Old Trafford.
Manchester United winger Nani has revealed he is playing within his abilities because manager Sir Alex Ferguson restricts his "freedom" on the pitch.
Manchester City forward Carlos Tevez has performed a complete u-turn since going on strike earlier this season and now claims he wants to stay at Eastlands.
Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini believes Carlos Tevez is "destined" to score the winner in the Manchester derby against title rivals United.
Sir Alex Ferguson has talked up the magnitude of the Monday's Manchester derby, expressing his belief that the side that eventually misses out on the Premier League title will be haunted by regret.
Roberto Mancini has told Lille star Eden Hazard that Manchester City would be his "perfect destination".
Controversial Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli is expected to line up against United in a clash which could determine this season's Premier League title.
Police chiefs have vowed they will "clamp down" on anyone intent on causing trouble around Monday's crucial Manchester derby.
Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has called on veteran midfielder Paul Scholes to stay at the club for one more season.
Arsenal captain Robin van Persie has been voted 2012 Footballer of the Year by the Football Writers' Association.
Sir Alex Ferguson has rejected the theory that next Monday's Manchester derby represents a collision between passion and money.
Andre Marriner has been appointed to referee the Premier League derby between Manchester City and Manchester United next Monday.
Manchester United winger Nani says next week's derby against Manchester City gives the Premier League leaders the perfect opportunity to bounce back from Sunday's disappointing draw with Everton.
Sir Alex Ferguson is concerned that injury problems will wreck Anderson's career with the hamstrung Brazil midfielder ruled out for the rest of the season.
Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed he has "had a word" with Ashley Young as the Manchester United winger faces increasing criticism over diving.
Manchester United director of football David Gill believes it could be a busy summer at the club, despite the Red Devils heading towards a possible 20th league title.