With three matches of the season remaining, City knew a win would leave the title race in our hands.
It was fraught evening - but Vincent Kompany's iconic header sealed a vital three points.
Enjoy the best of the action above!
Man City: Hart, Zabaleta, Lescott, Kompany, Clichy, Barry, Toure Yaya, Silva (Richards 83), Tevez (De Jong 68), Nasri (Milner 90), Aguero.
Subs not used: Pantilimon, Dzeko, Kolarov, Balotelli.
Booked: Kompany, Toure, De Jong.
Goal: Kompany 45+2.
Man United: De Gea, Jones, Ferdinand, Smalling, Evra, Nani (Young 83), Carrick, Scholes (Valencia 78), Park (Welbeck 58), Giggs, Rooney.
Subs not used: Amos, Berbatov, Hernandez, Rafael Da Silva.
Booked: Jones, Carrick.
Referee: Andre Marriner (W Midlands)