Mar 10, 2016 at 8.05pm UK at ​Anfield

2-0

Sturridge (20' pen.), Firmino (73')
Henderson (2'), Lovren (43'), Coutinho (49')
FT(HT: 1-0)

Depay (19'), Rashford (45'), Fellaini (60')
Result: Liverpool take control against Man Utd
Result: Liverpool take control against Man Utd
Liverpool beat Manchester United 2-0 in the first leg of their Europa League last-16 clash to put one foot in the quarter-finals of the competition.
Reaction
Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Round Play Off First Leg match between Manchester United and Club Brugge at Old Trafford on August 18, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Marouane Fellaini cleared of elbowing Emre Can
UEFA confirms that no further action is to be taken against Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini following a coming-together with Liverpool's Emre Can.
Mar 14, 12:56
Paul Merson answers questions during Gillette Soccer Saturday Live in Bournemouth on March 19, 2012
Paul Merson hits out at "clueless" Manchester United players
Paul Merson says that Manchester United's display against Liverpool was so bad that he even felt sorry for the club's supporters.
Mar 12, 21:49
Marouane Fellaini in action for Man Utd against Liverpool on September 12, 2015
Man Utd's Marouane Fellaini: 'We did not respect Louis van Gaal's gameplan'
Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini says that he and his teammates "didn't respect" Louis van Gaal's gameplan against Liverpool.
Mar 11, 17:52
A general view showing the Liverpool club badge at The Kop end prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield on March 22, 2015
Manchester United condemn Hillsborough chants towards Liverpool at Anfield
Manchester United release a statement condemning the chants of some supporters about the Hillsborough disaster during Thursday's Europa League defeat at Liverpool.
Mar 11, 15:49
Louis van Gaal points his wife's favourite finger at a journalist on February 17, 2016
Louis van Gaal ignores Rio Ferdinand, Paul Scholes criticism of Manchester United
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal ignores criticism from Rio Ferdinand and Paul Scholes following his side's defeat to Liverpool in the Europa League.
Mar 11, 09:28
Rio Ferdinand pictured on August 8, 2015
Rio Ferdinand: 'Manchester United were not good enough'
Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand says that the club's current crop of players are "not good enough" following their 2-0 Europa League defeat to Liverpool.
Mar 10, 23:15
Jurgen Klopp is young, free and single during the Europa League game between Liverpool and Manchester United on March 10, 2016
Jurgen Klopp: "We could have scored more"
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp heaps praise on his side following their 2-0 Europa League victory over Manchester United at Anfield.
Mar 10, 23:03
Liverpool's English midfielder Jordan Henderson (L) celebrates with Liverpool's English midfielder Adam Lallana (R) after scoring the opening goal during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and West Bromwich Albion at Anfield in Li
Jordan Henderson hails "electric" Anfield atmosphere
Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson praises the "brilliant" Anfield crowd following his side's 2-0 Europa League win over Manchester United.
Mar 10, 22:54
Black widow Louis van Gaal watches on during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester United on March 6, 2016
Louis van Gaal bemoans "cheap" Liverpool goals
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal admits that his side deserved to be beaten by Liverpool, but describes both of their goals in the Europa League clash as "cheap".
Mar 10, 22:42
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Paul Scholes slams 'shambolic' Manchester United
Manchester United legend Paul Scholes labels his former club a "shambles" following their 2-0 Europa League defeat to Liverpool at Anfield.
Mar 10, 22:27
The Match
Match Report
Liverpool beat Manchester United 2-0 in the first leg of their Europa League last-16 clash to put one foot in the quarter-finals of the competition.
Live Commentary
Relive Liverpool's 2-0 win over Manchester United at Anfield as the Reds gain the advantage at the halfway stage of their Europa League last-16 tie.
Team News
Bastian Schweinsteiger returns to the Manchester United substitutes' bench for Thursday night's Europa League last-16 first leg against Liverpool.
Preview
Sports Mole previews Thursday's Europa League round-of-16 first leg between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield.
Head to Head
Jan 17, 2016 2.05pm
Sep 12, 2015 5.30pm
Man Utd
3-1
Liverpool
Blind (49'), Herrera (70' pen.), Martial (86')
Darmian (73')
Benteke (84')
Clyne (48'), Milner (75')
Mar 22, 2015 1.30pm
Liverpool
1-2
Man Utd
Sturridge (69')
Allen (19'), Balotelli (67')
Gerrard (46')
Mata (14', 59')
Herrera (47'), Jones (56')
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')
Build-up
James Milner celebrates scoring the second during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Manchester City on March 2, 2016
Liverpool midfielder James Milner doubt for Manchester United showdown
Liverpool midfielder James Milner is reportedly a fitness doubt for tomorrow's Europa League last-16 first leg against Manchester United at Anfield.
Mar 9, 18:11
Liverpool's German manager Jurgen Klopp celebrates their late equalising goal to level the score at 2-2 the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and West Bromwich Albion at Anfield in Liverpool, northwest England, on December 13, 2015
Jurgen Klopp challenges Liverpool crowd to create "better" atmosphere than United
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp urges the Anfield crowd to create an atmosphere that Manchester United will not be able to rival in their Europa League tie.
Mar 9, 16:40
Jurgen Klopp ist eine froh Hase after the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Liverpool on March 6, 2016
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: 'Manchester United's wins over us are meaningless'
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says that Manchester United's last four wins over the Merseyside club are meaningless ahead of Thursday's Europa League showdown.
Mar 9, 16:28
Nathaniel Clyne of Liverpool controls the ball during the international friendly match between Adelaide United and Liverpool FC at Adelaide Oval on July 20, 2015
Nathaniel Clyne wants revenge against Manchester United
Liverpool defender Nathaniel Clyne is eager for revenge against Manchester United when the two sides meet in the last 16 of the Europa League.
Mar 9, 15:20
Chris Smalling of Manchester United wins a header from Adam Lallana of Liverpool on January 17, 2016
Manchester United defender Chris Smalling eagerly anticipating Liverpool clash
Manchester United defender Chris Smalling is "looking forward" to facing Liverpool in their historic Europa League last-16 clash.
Mar 9, 14:35
Chris Smalling of Manchester United gives instructions during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford on August 22, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Chris Smalling "striving" for Champions League qualification
Manchester United defender Chris Smalling insists that the team are "striving" to avoid missing out on qualification for the Champions League again.
Mar 9, 14:22
Dejan Lovren of Liverpool during the international friendly match between Adelaide United and Liverpool FC at Adelaide Oval on July 20, 2015
Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren: 'Manchester United showdown will be special'
Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren says that he and his teammates are ready for Thursday's "special" Europa League clash against Manchester United.
Mar 9, 11:22
Antonio Valencia of Manchester United during the Capital One Cup Third Round match between Manchester United and Ipswich Town at Old Trafford on September 23, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Antonio Valencia "likely" to return to Manchester United squad for Liverpool clash
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says that Antonio Valencia is "likely" to return to the squad for Thursday's Europa League tie against Liverpool.
Mar 9, 10:29
Louis van Gaal points his wife's favourite finger at a journalist on February 17, 2016
Man United boss Louis van Gaal: 'Europa League tie against Liverpool is must-win'
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says that his team "have to win" their Europa League last-16 tie against Liverpool.
Mar 9, 09:32



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City1110103873131
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd117222351823
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs117222071323
4Chelsea117131910922
5Liverpool115422117419
6Arsenal116142016419
7Burnley11542109119
8Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton114341111015
9Watford114341721-415
10Huddersfield TownHuddersfield11434813-515
11Newcastle UnitedNewcastle114251010014
12Leicester CityLeicester113441616013
13Southampton11344911-213
14Stoke CityStoke113351322-912
15Everton113261022-1211
16West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom11245914-510
17Bournemouth11317714-710
18West Ham UnitedWest Ham112361123-129
19Swansea CitySwansea11227713-68
20Crystal Palace11119422-184
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