Manchester United and Liverpool will play the ninth match of the Premier League season on Sunday, 20th October at Old Trafford.
Manchester United and Liverpool meet this weekend at Old Trafford for the ninth match of the Premier League season. Manchester United have had a poor start to the season. They are twelfth in the league with 9 points having won 2 games, drawn 3 and lost 3. Liverpool have had a perfect start winning all eight games and they are 8 points clear at the top.
Manchester United lost their last game 1 – 0 to Newcastle United. Before that, they drew with AZ and Arsenal, while they lost 2 – 0 to West Ham before that. Liverpool have been on an impressive winning streak with recent victories over Leicester City, Salzburg, Sheffield United, Milton Keynes Dons and Chelsea.
The teams last played in February this year and the game ended in a goalless draw. Before that, they played in December 2018 and Liverpool won the game 3 – 1. In March last year, Manchester United defeated Liverpool 2 – 1 while their previous four games ended in draws. There is a great deal of pressure on both teams in this game, Manchester United to improve their results and Liverpool to maintain their perfect start, and it could be a very exciting match.