Manchester United vs Liverpool – Premier League : The 2nd place of the Premier League will be at stake
With Manchester United, currently with 62 points after 29 rounds, hosting Liverpool, that has 60 points.
This is not just another match because, besides the competitiveness on the current season, there is an historic rivalry between the two teams that, besides the proximity, share the top spots on the least of teams with more domestic titles.
Manchester United is trying to hold on to the 2nd place on a week where they will still have to confirm their qualification to the Champions League’s quarter-finals.
The goalless draw in Sevilla puts pressure over a side that, on a clear and concise way, needs to win both matches.
The assortment on the 2nd position of the Premier League allows José Mourinho’s men to continue to make a statement and recover the image of the Red Devils, in the same way that their European success is another necessary argument for Manchester United’s strengthening – besides the fact that, in Europe, their title hopes are still possible.
Liverpool has already taken care of their qualification onto the quarter-finals, managing in the best possible way the 5-goals advantage they’ve obtained at Estádio do Dragão.
The goalless draw with right to some rotation on the starting line-up allows Jurgen Klopp’s to come into this match with lighter head and legs.
Manchester United vs Liverpool – Betting Tip and Prediction:
The ambition of finishing in 2nd place is also important for the German manager, that is trying to make the exact same thing that is demanded from José Mourinho: putting historical clubs back on the top spots of English football.
However, the competition is huge, and, in this match, Klopp’s idea will clash with Mourinho’s.
On the visiting side, a huge offensive expression that the home side might try to take advantage to counter with some contention.
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