The Scot will once again pit his wits against fellow Scot Sir Alex Ferguson in a battle that will surely be a yard stick for the Reds to measure how they stand against probably most people's favorites for the title this season.
Of course, one result a season does not make; but a win at Anfield for Liverpool will be a boast to their campaign like no other. If the Reds can beat Manchester United at home, then surely they can take three points from all others that come to their door.
Last year's corresponding fixture was later in the season and Liverpool seems to do better later on in seasons than early.
That being said, the Reds will need to be in top form if they are to repeat their three point haul from this encounter again this season.
The following is a prediction of the starting lineup and formation that Dalglish may adopt on Saturday.