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Manchester United Vs Liverpool: Prediction, Team News, Stream And Odds

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Manchester United Vs Liverpool: Prediction, Team News, Stream And Odds

Manchester United and Liverpool will renew their bitter rivalry in a Premier League Super Sunday clash at Old Trafford on Sunday.

With no prospect of silverware this season, Liverpool are facing a dog fight to qualify for the Champions League - despite cantering to the title last year.

Jurgen Klopp's men sit four points off fourth-placed Chelsea with five games to go, and cannot afford any more slip-ups between now and the end of the season.

Liverpool are facing a dog fight to qualify for the Champions League
Liverpool are facing a dog fight to qualify for the Champions League
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The problem for the reigning champions is that they face an in-form United side who have one foot in the Europa League final after routing AS Roma 6-2 on Thursday night.

The Red Devils' title hopes are all but over, sitting in second, 10 points behind the neighbours in Manchester City.

However, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer would love to deal a hammer blow to Liverpool's Champions League hopes with a result on Sunday.

Here, SPORTbible takes a look at everything you need to know ahead of the big game.

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How to watch Manchester United vs Liverpool

Manchester United vs Liverpool is scheduled for a 4.30pm (BST) kick-off on Sunday, May 2.

The match will be held behind closed doors at Old Trafford in Manchester, England, due to the ongoing government restrictions regarding coronavirus.

It will be televised on Sky Sports Premier League and Main Event.

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Sky Sports subscribers will be able to watch the match online via the Sky website or Sky Go app.

Manchester United vs Liverpool predictions and betting odds

Manchester United are more than likely to finish second to Manchester City in the race for first in the Prem.

On the other hand, though, Liverpool desperately need a win to keep their hopes of Champions League qualification alive.

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Liverpool will be throwing everything they have at this
Liverpool will be throwing everything they have at this

The result will largely depend on which United turn up - the sloppy first-half imposters or the thrilling second-half comeback kings.

But with a Champions League place hanging in the balance, Liverpool will be throwing everything they have at this.

The Reds have put together five unbeaten games on the bounce as they try to keep their place at European football's top table and should come away with the three points here.

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Manchester United are 7/4 to win, with Liverpool priced at 29/20 to come away with the victory. A draw is priced at 5/2.

Odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

Prediction: 1-2

Manchester United team news and injuries

Manchester United's injury absentees are Anthony Martial and Phil Jones - both out with knee injuries.

Edinson Cavani, Paul Pogba and Bruno Fernandes starred against Roma and should continue in attack, but Marcus Rashford struggled on the right flank.

He could make way for Mason Greenwood, who has been in good form recently.

Liverpool news and injuries

As for Liverpool, their torrid time with injuries continues with captain Jordan Henderson, Virgil van Dijk, Joe Gomez, Joel Matip, Divock Origi and Caoimhim Kelleher all out.

Defender Nathaniel Phillips could return for the Reds after overcoming a hamstring strain.

Topics: Liverpool, Manchester United, Premier League

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