Liverpool’s trips to Old Trafford are always both looked forward to and dreaded in equal measure. But as the Reds prepare to head along the M62 on Sunday, they will be doing so in good heart off the back of three straight victories on either side of the turn of the year.
Good form alone isn’t enough to beat Manchester United on their own ground, of course, so the Reds will have to look for inspiration as they face one of their toughest challenges of the season.
For the neutral fan, all that can be hoped for is an entertaining contest—the kind of which we’ve seen from the pair before.
Here are five memorable meetings between the old rivals in Manchester.