Man United vs. Liverpool: How-to guide for Reds to beat their rivals
Premier League ties don’t come much more exciting that Manchester United vs. Liverpool. The great North West rivals are, arguably, the nation’s two biggest teams, with their supporter bases extending well beyond the confines of their own cities, country and indeed continent.
Granted, the pair’s 0-0 ‘Red Monday’ – as Sky Sports so fate-temptingly dubbed it – meeting earlier this season did little to raise pulses, but the return clash at Old Trafford is sure to be a humdinger – which is why we’ve made it our Fixture in Focus.
A lot has changed for both clubs in the months since, with Liverpool having kicked on to make title dreams seem like a genuine possibility, while Man United have now settled under Jose Mourinho, who showed a baffling eagerness to escape Anfield with a point earlier in the campaign.
Jurgen Klopp’s Merseysiders have not been in great form over the course of the past few weeks, but the German is sure to be heading down the M62 with aims of getting one over his side’s biggest rivals, and we here at FootballFanCast have come up with a how-to-guide for a Liverpool win.
What starting XI should Klopp field? Who will be his key man? How can Man United be got at? We answer the above, and more, here…