Manchester City took the lead through John Stones’ goal at the fiftieth minute from a free-kick.
As United failed to respond following Stones’ goal early in the second half, City doubled their lead through Fernandinho’s fine finish seven minutes from final whistle.
John Stones has ended his long goal drought as cup-holder, Manchester City, secured a 2-0 win over rival Manchester United to set up an EFL Cup final showdown with Tottenham.
The centre-back had earlier put the ball in his own net earlier in the game but the goal was ruled out as Marcus Rashford was offside,
Similarly, Manchester City defeated Manchester United 12 months ago when they were aiming to win the competition for a fourth consecutive time.