The club has the third highest social media following in the world among sports teams after and , with over as of July 2020.
The two clubs are the most successful English teams in both domestic and international competitions; and between them they have won , 9 , 4 , 5 , 19 , 13 , 2 , 1 and 36.
The first Manchester derby of the league campaign, meanwhile, is slated for November 6, with the return fixture due to be played in March, at the Etihad Stadium.
On 18 December 2018, with United in sixth place in the Premier League table, 19 points behind leaders Liverpool and 11 points outside the Champions League places, Mourinho was sacked after 144 games in charge.
Sun, May 22 Premier League, Matchday 38 Crystal Palace vs.
Since 1997—98, white socks have been the preferred choice for European games, which are typically played on weeknights, to aid with player visibility.