Being ever the optimist, David Moyes has tried to tackle Manchester United‘s domestic demise by speculating that his Red Devils side could ‘do a Liverpool’ in this season’s Champions League.

Last week, the Old Trafford boss told reporters; “It isn’t always the best teams that get to the final in Europe. Liverpool in 2005 gives us hope, but in any cup competition you always have a chance.”

But unfortunately for the Premier League champions, we at Football FanCast don’t believe they can go on to replicate the Reds’ astonishing European underdog feat, and here’s SIX reasons why.

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