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The history of Man United's confrontations against Liverpool before Old Trafford


The "Old Trafford" stadium will host, at 9:15 pm tomorrow, Thursday, the confrontation of Manchester United and its professional guest, Liverpool, within its Egyptian international, Mohamed Salah, in the postponed match of the 34th round of the English Premier League for the current season 2020-2021.


The Manchester United match against Liverpool was supposed to be held on May 2, but it was postponed due to violence and riots hours before the match by the fans of the Red Devils, which developed to storm the "Old Trafford" stadium, prompting the English Premier League to officially postpone the match. .


Manchester United are ranked first in the Premier League, with 70 points, behind the champion Manchester City, who officially won the title for the seventh time in its history, while Liverpool is in sixth place with 57 points.


The two teams have faced 206 games before in various competitions, Manchester United won 81 matches, while Liverpool won 67 games, while a tie settled the result in 58 games.


Man United v Liverpool

 

The first confrontation between the two teams was on April 28, 1894, and ended with a two-goal win for Liverpool, while the last match was last January, and Manchester United won 3-2 in the 32nd round of the FA Cup.


The former Manchester United player, Ryan Giggs, is the most popular player in the two teams' confrontations, while Steven Gerrard is the former Liverpool player who has scored the most.


The biggest result in the history of the two teams' confrontations was Liverpool against Manchester United 7-1 on October 12, 1895.


Manchester City had qualified for the European League final last week after overcoming Roma 8-5 in the aggregate of the two-leg semi-final matches, and facing Villarreal in the final match on May 26 in the Polish city of Gdansk.


On the other hand, the English club Liverpool is experiencing one of its worst periods at the local and European levels, and has been left empty-handed from any championship this season.

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