5 stats to keep in mind when Liverpool take on Manchester United
Manchester United and Liverpool share an intense rivalry. The Northwest derby between the two sides usually attracts quite a lot of neutrals too. The managers, the fans and players seem to take this game a lot more seriously than the others.
The two sides will face off this Saturday in an early kickoff and it's quite a way to resume football after the international break.
Here are five stats to keep in mind when you tune in for the big clash.
#5 Collective silverware won: 126
You read that right. Liverpool have 18 league titles, 7 FA Cups, 8 League Cups, 15 Community Shields, 1 Super Cup, 5 European Cups, 3 UEFA Cups and 3 UEFA Super Cups. A total of 60 trophies.
Manchester United have 20 league titles, 21 Community Shields, 3 European Cups, 12 FA Cups, 5 League Cups, 1 UEFA Cup, 1 UEFA Super Cup, 1 Club World Cup and 1 Intercontinental Cup. Manchester United are slightly ahead on 66.
The two sides are Britain's most successful outfits. However, Liverpool haven't yet won the revamped Premier League yet, something that has been itching the fans for quite a long time now.