Former Liverpool defender Mark Lawrenson believes the Reds and Manchester United will play out one other tepid draw when the 2 sides meet within the Premier League on Sunday.
Video games between the 2 sides are typically tense affairs, as neither staff needs to lose. It stays to be seen if the identical will occur come Sunday.
Whereas Manchester United nonetheless have an outdoor probability of successful the Premier League, Liverpool hope to complete within the prime 4.
Mark Lawrenson believes each groups will rating, however has predicted the sport will end 1-1.
“It was a reasonably turgid affair when these two drew 0-0 at Anfield in January, and I’m not anticipating a thriller this time both – these video games are hardly ever nice ones,” he wrote in his predictions column for BBC Sport.
“We would not less than get a purpose or two on Sunday, although. Manchester United have been successful at residence not too long ago, however they’ve left it late to win their previous two league matches at Outdated Trafford.
Lawrenson cited Manchester United’s poor defensive document to again up his predictions:
“Burnley and Brighton have each scored there prior to now month, so I feel Liverpool will handle that too.”
Liverpool should go for the win in opposition to Manchester United to usurp Chelsea
The race for the highest 4 is probably extra fascinating than the title race itself. Liverpool are 4 factors behind Chelsea and must win their remaining video games to face any probability of displacing the Blues within the prime 4.
Liverpool dropped two priceless factors final weekend when a last-gasp equalizer by Newcastle United denied them a win.
Beating Manchester United can be simpler mentioned than achieved. The Pink Devils put in a commanding attacking show in opposition to AS Roma within the Europa League on Thursday.
Manchester United conceded twice however scored an unbelievable six targets to primarily safe the tie within the first leg.
Liverpool should be cautious of an in-form Manchester United assault, because the duo of Nat Phillips and Ozan Kabak have been unable to see out video games and have a tendency to modify off at occasions.