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Details: English Premier League, Sunday, 8:30 a.m. ET (all times Eastern), Anfield
This is a rivalry—easily England's fiercest and most famous—and that means a victory by the lesser-fancied side isn't always considered an upset.
This season, it would be.
Liverpool have endured a miserable start to the league campaign with two losses and two draws in the opening four games. First-year manager Brendan Rodgers and his team sit just above the relegation zone thanks only to goal difference.
And now, big, bad Manchester United come to town.
Last season, this fixture produced high drama after the match as Liverpool's Luis Suarez received an eight-match ban for racially abusing Manchester United's Patrice Evra.
Liverpool, however, have a few factors working in their favor. First, the club, players and supporters are riding their emotions after a new report finally cleared Liverpool fans of any wrongdoing in the 1989 Hillsborough disaster.
Second, United played a tough Champions League match against Galatasaray on Wednesday. United could therefore suffer from a post-European letdown.
On the other hand, Liverpool have a Europa League match Thursday in Switzerland. So…
Will it happen? Liverpool probably won't win—with only three goals this season on more than 70 shots, they just haven't scored enough—but a draw is certainly possible.