Very little can change in the Premier League tables as a result of this game, but the confrontation between Manchester United and their city rivals is no less exciting. Football enthusiast and regular punters alike are anxiously waiting for what promises to be a breathtaking confrontation, and Ladbrokes provides the incentive to place some bold side bets.

The bookmaker runs a moneyback promotion for this fixture with all first goalscorer bets to be fully refunded if Van Persie is the one scoring the first goal or the last one. The amount cannot exceed £25 and the money will be returned in the form of a free bet that is subject to some rollover requirements. Ladbrokes runs a similar promotion for the US masters, with outright winner bets being refunded if an Irish or British player wins the tournament.

Those who have no interest in placing tennis related bets, but plan on extracting the most from the local derby between Manchester city and United should also check out BetVictor. The bookmaker will refund all losing bets on the first or last goalscorer, the correct score or scorecast and all Man Of The Match bets. The maximum amount stands at £50 per member and the money is refunded if a red card is shown.

Paddy Power is also big on refunding losing bets and the Manchester United versus Manchester City clash is the one opening this week’s promo. An amount up to £25 will be refunded on all correct score, first or last goalscorer and scorecast if either Sergio Aguero or Wayne Rooney score the last goal.