One of the most important duels in football is surely this one, with Liverpool and Manchester United being the two protagonists in the English derby. The game will take place Saturday from 12:30, local time and it is part of the 8th round in Premier League.
Liverpool received bad news this week, with Sadio Mane being out for six weeks after a harmstring injury sustained during international break. Lallana and Clyne are also unavailable for this clash and The Reds are going to have a difficult mission. Anyway, Klopp is an expert when it comes to derby, proof that Liverpool were the best side against Top 6 teams last year in Premier League. The hosts are currently on the 7th position, with 12 points, only one behind fourth spot.
Manchester United are hungry for success and they are fighting for the title this year. Mourinho and his players had a fantastic start in Premier League and they are second at the moment, with 19 points out of 21. United ticked six wins and one draw, having a 21-2 goal difference. United failed to win any of the last three meetings with Liverpool, ticking three draws and one defeat. Their last win at Anfield took place in January 2016, 1-0 in the domestic league.
Liverpool vs Manchester United probable lineups:
Liverpool (4-3-3): Mignolet - Gomez, Matip, Lovren, Moreno - Can, Henderson, Wijnaldum - Salah, Firmino, Coutinho.
Manchester United (4-2-3-1): De Gea - Valencia, Bailly, Smalling, Young - Matic, Herrera - Mata, Mkhitaryan, Rashford - Lukaku.