Manchester United's Spanish midfielder Juan Mata celebrates after scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on March 22, 2015
Result: Man Utd dispatch of 10-man Liverpool
Ten-man Liverpool succumb to a 2-1 defeat against Manchester United in a lively Premier League clash at Anfield which sees Steven Gerrard sent off.
Reaction
Referee Martin Atkinson separates Manchester United's Spanish goalkeeper David de Gea and Liverpool's Slovakian defender Martin Skrtel during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield in Liverpool, north
Liverpool's Martin Skrtel has no guilt over 'stamp' on David de Gea
Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel says that he feels no guilt for allegedly stamping on Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea, which resulted in a three-match ban.
Mar 26, 15:25
Referee Martin Atkinson separates Manchester United's Spanish goalkeeper David de Gea and Liverpool's Slovakian defender Martin Skrtel during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield in Liverpool, north
Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel banned for three games after losing appeal
The FA disregards Martin Skrtel's appeal and bans the Liverpool defender for three games.
Mar 25, 13:03
Injured Angel di Maria of Manchester United receives treatment during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford on November 29, 2014
Angel di Maria, Louis van Gaal involved in Anfield fall-out?
Louis van Gaal reportedly slammed the performance of Angel di Maria following the weekend victory over Liverpool, which casts the forward's future into further doubt.
Mar 25, 09:05
Referee Martin Atkinson separates Manchester United's Spanish goalkeeper David de Gea and Liverpool's Slovakian defender Martin Skrtel during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield in Liverpool, north
Report: Martin Skrtel to contest FA violent conduct charge
Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel will reportedly contest a Football Association violent conduct charge for treading on Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea.
Mar 24, 17:03
Liverpool's Italian striker Mario Balotelli gives a thumbs up after scoring Liverpool's third goal during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool, northwest England, on February
Mario Balotelli thanks Liverpool fans for restraining him against Man United
Mario Balotelli thanks the Liverpool fans who restrained him during a clash with Manchester United's Chris Smalling at Anfield on Sunday.
Mar 24, 12:46
Referee Martin Atkinson separates Manchester United's Spanish goalkeeper David de Gea and Liverpool's Slovakian defender Martin Skrtel during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield in Liverpool, north
Football Association charge Martin Skrtel with violent conduct
Liverpool's Martin Skrtel is charged with violent conduct by the Football Association following an incident in Sunday's Premier League match against Manchester United.
Mar 23, 17:46
Manchester United's Spanish midfielder Juan Mata celebrates after scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on March 22, 2015
Juan Mata not getting carried away by Anfield win
Juan Mata believes that Manchester United should not get carried away by their victory over Liverpool at Anfield.
Mar 23, 17:03
Referee Martin Atkinson separates Manchester United's Spanish goalkeeper David de Gea and Liverpool's Slovakian defender Martin Skrtel during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield in Liverpool, north
Football Association to review Martin Skrtel 'stamp' on David de Gea
The Football Association is to review an incident involving Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel towards the end of their 2-1 defeat to Manchester United.
Mar 23, 14:49
Michael Carrick of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford on November 29, 2014
Michael Carrick thrilled by 'extra special' Anfield triumph
Michael Carrick claims that Manchester United's win away to Liverpool was 'extra special' due to this season's battle for Champions League football.
Mar 23, 13:54
Liverpool's Italian striker Mario Balotelli gives a thumbs up after scoring Liverpool's third goal during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool, northwest England, on February
Liverpool's Mario Balotelli 'shows Manchester United fans middle finger'
Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli reportedly raises his middle finger towards Manchester United fans as he leaves Anfield.
Mar 23, 13:16
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford on September 14, 2014
Wayne Rooney duped by fake picture of Manchester United fan in Anfield Kop
Wayne Rooney is duped by a fake photo showing a Manchester United supporter watching his side at Anfield from the Kop.
Mar 23, 11:50
Liverpool's English midfielder Steven Gerrard is shown a red card by referee Martin Atkinson (2nd L) in the first minute of the second half, after coming on as substitute at half time in the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manc
Bruce Grobbelaar: 'Steven Gerrard's head is in Los Angeles'
Former Liverpool goalkeeper Bruce Grobbelaar claims that Steven Gerrard's head is already at LA Galaxy following his red card against Manchester United.
Mar 23, 11:35
Liverpool's English midfielder Steven Gerrard is shown a red card by referee Martin Atkinson (2nd L) in the first minute of the second half, after coming on as substitute at half time in the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manc
Brendan Rodgers refuses to criticise Steven Gerrard after sending-off
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers refuses to criticise Steven Gerrard after the midfielder was sent off 38 seconds into his substitute appearance against Man United.
Mar 23, 07:58
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford on September 14, 2014
Wayne Rooney: 'I should have let Juan Mata take penalty against Liverpool'
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney admits that he should have let Juan Mata take his penalty against Liverpool on Sunday.
Mar 23, 06:20
Manchester United's Spanish midfielder Juan Mata celebrates scoring his second goal in front of supporters during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on March 22, 20
Juan Mata pleased with "unbelievable" win against Liverpool
Juan Mata believes that he had his best day for Manchester United against Liverpool during their 2-1 triumph at Anfield.
Mar 23, 04:05
Liverpool's English midfielder Steven Gerrard is shown a red card by referee Martin Atkinson (2nd L) in the first minute of the second half, after coming on as substitute at half time in the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manc
Jamie Carragher hits out at 'mad' Steven Gerrard
Steven Gerrard deserved a red card for his "moment of madness" against Manchester United at Anfield, according to former teammate Jamie Carragher.
Mar 23, 03:53
Manchester United's Spanish midfielder Juan Mata celebrates scoring his second goal in front of supporters during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on March 22, 20
Gary Neville impressed with Manchester United's performance against Liverpool
Manchester United's victory over Liverpool is a "significant" result, according to Gary Neville.
Mar 23, 03:40
Liverpool's English midfielder Steven Gerrard is shown a red card by referee Martin Atkinson (2nd L) in the first minute of the second half, after coming on as substitute at half time in the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manc
Graham Poll: 'Steven Gerrard had to go for Ander Herrera stamp'
Graham Poll says that Martin Atkinson was left with no choice but to show Steven Gerrard a red card for his stamp on Ander Herrera.
Mar 23, 01:32
Brendan Rodgers, manager of Liverpool looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Liverpool at Selhurst Park on November 23, 2014
Brendan Rodgers: 'Liverpool showed bravery and character'
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers praises his players for showing bravery and character in the second half of their 2-1 Premier League defeat to Manchester United.
Mar 22, 17:21
Steven Gerrard of Liverpool walks to the bench before the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Sunderland at Anfield on December 6, 2014
Steven Gerrard apologises for red card against Manchester United
Liverpool midfielder Steven Gerrard apologises for his 48-second dismissal in his side's 2-1 defeat at home to Manchester United.
Mar 22, 16:19
Louis van Gaal the manager of Manchester United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on March 15, 2015
Louis van Gaal hails "amazing" victory over Liverpool
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal declares himself pleased with his side's performance in this 2-1 victory over Liverpool at Anfield.
Mar 22, 16:19
Liverpool's English midfielder Steven Gerrard is shown a red card by referee Martin Atkinson (2nd L) in the first minute of the second half, after coming on as substitute at half time in the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Manc
Steven Gerrard sent off 48 seconds after coming on against Manchester United
Liverpool midfielder Steven Gerrard is sent off less than a minute after coming on as a substitute in his final appearance against Manchester United.
Mar 22, 14:51
Brendan Rodgers, manager of Liverpool looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Liverpool at Selhurst Park on November 23, 2014
Brendan Rodgers: 'Manchester United defeat was turning point'
Brendan Rodgers pinpoints Liverpool's defeat to Manchester United back in December as the turning point in his side's season.
Mar 22, 13:57
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole takes a look at who stood out during Manchester United's eventful 2-1 victory over 10-man Liverpool at Anfield.
Analysis
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Manchester United's eventful 2-1 victory over 10-man Liverpool at Anfield.
Match Report
Ten-man Liverpool succumb to a 2-1 defeat against Manchester United in a lively Premier League clash at Anfield which sees Steven Gerrard sent off.
Live Commentary
Relive Sports Mole's live updates of Man United's 2-1 victory over Liverpool at Anfield in a match that saw Steven Gerrard sent off within seconds of coming on.
HT Report
Juan Mata's 14th-minute strike gives Manchester United a 1-0 lead at the break against Liverpool in their crucial Premier League clash at Anfield.
Team News
Both Manchester United and Liverpool name unchanged sides for their crucial Premier League clash at Anfield.
Preview
Sports Mole previews the Premier League encounter between Liverpool and Manchester United.
Head to Head
Dec 14, 2014 1.30pm
Man Utd
3-0
Liverpool
Rooney (12'), Mata (40'), Van Persie (71')
Fellaini (5'), Jones (21'), Evans (37'), Rooney (43')

Allen (29'), Balotelli (74'), Gerrard (84')
Aug 5, 2014 1am
Liverpool
1-3
Man Utd
Gerrard (14' pen.)
Rooney (55'), Mata (57'), Lingard (88')
Shaw (52')
Mar 16, 2014 1.30pm
Man Utd
0-3
Liverpool

Rafael (32'), Vidic (71')
Vidic (77')
Gerrard (34' pen., 47'), Suarez (83')
Flanagan (31'), Gerrard (37'), Skrtel (54'), Sturridge (84')
Sep 25, 2013 7.45pm
Man Utd
1-0
Liverpool
Hernandez (46')
Giggs (41'), Jones (71')

Lucas (39'), Toure (51'), Henderson (75')
Sep 1, 2013 1.30pm
Liverpool
1-0
Man Utd
Sturridge (4')
Aspas (35'), Leiva (90')

Cleverley (35'), van Persie (39'), Carrick (41'), Young (59')
Build-up
 Jordan Henderson of Liverpool celebrates after scoring his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Liverpool at The King Power Stadium on December 2, 2014
Jordan Henderson: 'Manchester United visit has added spice'
Liverpool vice-captain Jordan Henderson claims that the visit of Manchester United will have "more spice" due to the two sides' respective push for a place in the top four.
Mar 22, 12:55
Manager Louis van Gaal of Manchester United applauds the fans during the FA Cup Fifth round match between Preston North End and Manchester United at Deepdale on February 16, 2015
Louis van Gaal reveals Liverpool talks
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal reveals that he once held talks over the managerial post at Liverpool.
Mar 22, 10:41
Pele, when playing for Santos, smiles at the camera ahead of a friendly match on June 13, 1965
Pele praises Wayne Rooney ahead of Liverpool, Manchester United clash
Pele praises Wayne Rooney ahead of Manchester United's trip to Anfield this Sunday, saying that Rooney 'would be in his team'.
Mar 21, 06:03
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United celebrates after scoring a goal to level the scores at 1-1 during the FA Cup Quarter Final match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on March 9, 2015
Louis van Gaal: 'Wayne Rooney fine with playing at Anfield'
Louis van Gaal insists that Wayne Rooney does not suffer from a "mental block" when it comes to playing at Anfield.
Mar 21, 05:07
Manchester United Manager Louis van Gaal gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Crystal Palace at Old Trafford on November 8, 2014
Manchester United's Louis van Gaal: 'We cannot afford to lose to Liverpool'
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says that his team cannot afford to lose to Liverpool when they go head to head at Anfield on Sunday.
Mar 20, 17:10
Liverpool's English striker Daniel Sturridge celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Southampton at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, northwest England, on August 17, 2014
Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge: 'We won't change approach for Manchester United'
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge insists that he and his teammates will not change their approach when they take on Manchester United at Anfield on Sunday.
Mar 20, 09:39
Brazilian former football star Edson Arantes do Nascimento, aka 'Pele', gestures during a press conference on May 19, 2014
Brazilian legend Pele to attend Liverpool's Anfield clash against Man United
Liverpool announce that Brazilian football legend Pele will attend Anfield on Sunday for the Reds' Premier League clash against Manchester United.
Mar 19, 12:19
Manchester United's English defender Phil Jones vies with Liverpool's English midfielder Adam Lallana during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Liverpool at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on December 1
Adam Lallana: 'Manchester United result won't be definitive'
Adam Lallana plays down the significance of Sunday's result when Liverpool welcome fierce rivals Manchester United to Anfield.
Mar 18, 19:58
General View prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Sunderland at Anfield on March 26, 2014
Police on 'high alert' for clash between Liverpool, Manchester United at Anfield
Police are reportedly on high alert as a number of Manchester United fans have come to the end of their football banning orders prior to Sunday's Liverpool clash.
Mar 18, 13:08
Bryan Robson of Manchester United celebrates after scoring the first goal during the FA Cup Semi-Final against Oldham at Maine Road in Manchester in 1990
Interview: Ex-Manchester United captain Bryan Robson previews Liverpool showdown
Sports Mole looks ahead to Manchester United's upcoming clash against rivals Liverpool at Anfield with former club captain Bryan Robson.
Mar 17, 12:59
Liverpool player Steven Gerrard challenges Nathan Dyer of Swansea during the Barclays Premiership match between Swansea City and Liverpool at Liberty Stadium on March 16, 2015
Jamie Carragher: 'Leave Steven Gerrard out of Manchester United clash'
Jamie Carragher believes that Steven Gerrard should be left out of Liverpool's starting XI against Manchester United because the team are playing well without him.
Mar 17, 07:03
Referee Martin Atkinson shows the red card to Nemanja Matic of Chelsea for his reaction to the tackle by Ashley Barnes of Burnley during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Burnley at Stamford Bridge on February 21, 2015
Martin Atkinson to referee Liverpool, Manchester United
The Premier League appoint Martin Atkinson as the referee for Sunday's clash between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield.
Mar 16, 17:25



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