How long does it take to travel from Cloud nine to Earth? If you ask Sir Alex this question, his answer would be 90 minutes. Because that’s exactly what Man Utd. Went through on their trip to
The start was anything but uneventful. The starting line-ups were pre-cursors to what was to follow. No Gerrard; No Torres for Liverpool and
There were the likes of Rooney, Tevez, Berbatov, Kuyt and Keane on the pitch but the irony was all the three goals were scored due to big defensive lapses. Javier Masceranho was the first culprit for not tracking Tevez’s run into the middle.Unmarked Tevez netted Berbatov’s cross in the 3rd minute to give United the lead. Most of
Second half continued to be more embarrassment for the visitors. Ryan Giggs came in for Carrick. It seemed as if the substitution would work when his long distance drive was on target making Reina stretch to keep it out. As it turned out that wouldn’t be Giggs most significant moment in the game.
The victory now leaves Liverpool top of the table but