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City's rout of United is a historic win

Updated: October 23, 2011, 1:32 PM ET
By Paul Carr, ESPN Stats & Information

Who saw this coming? Manchester City thrashed Manchester United 6-1, getting two goals from both Mario Balotelli and Edin Dzeko. It was a game filled with historic numbers, including these:

•  Manchester City's 6-1 win matches its biggest wins over Manchester United, a 5-0 victory in 1955 and a 6-1 win in 1926, both at Old Trafford. That January 1926 triumph is the only other time City scored six goals there. United had not surrendered six goals in a home league match ...

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