Gabriel Jesus and Riyad Mahrez handed Pep Guardiola’s side a 2-0 advantage at the break before a Federico Fernandez own goal, David Silva’s free-kick and Raheem Sterling inflicted a heavy defeat on Steve Bruce’s men.
Our man Miles Starforth was at the game and he has dished out his player ratings, so scroll and click through our gallery to see how he ranked each player:
1. Martin Dubravka - 6
Let down by his defence for City’s first two goals, rooted to the spot for the fourth.
Photo: GLYN KIRK
2. DeAndre Yedlin - 5
City got at United down his side before the break.
Photo: LEE SMITH
3. Emil Krafth - 4
Played out of position in central defence after a couple of decent games at right-back, had an uncomfortable evening.
Photo: Nathan Stirk
4. Federico Fernandez - 5
Had the club’s only shot on target, but was unusually shaky in defence.
Photo: MICHAEL REGAN