Manchester City will hope to do the double over Manchester United this season when they visit Old Trafford in March, and Sky Sports has today announced that the next Manchester derby will be a 12.30pm kick-off on Saturday March 16 (subject to change due to FA Cup involvement).
It’s one of two fixtures moved to the lunchtime slot in March, with City’s trip to Fulham on Saturday March 30 now also a 12.30 kick-off, one of two televised games on Sky that month.
City will host Watford on Saturday March 9 with that game now a 5.30pm kick-off and live on BT Sport.
Confirmation of the fixture changes:
Manchester City vs. Watford (BT)
– Saturday March 9 at 5.30pm
Manchester United vs. Manchester City (Sky)*
– Saturday March 16 at 12.30pm
* Subject to change due to FA Cup involvement.
Fulham vs. Manchester City (Sky)
– Saturday March 30 at 12.30pm