Following the defeat of Manchester United 3-0 by Liverpool at Anfield, a development that led to the ultimate sacking of Jose Mourinho, many expected Manchester United to retaliate and secure victory in the return leg which held at the Old Trafford on Sunday but unfortunately, the match ended in a barren draw which means the both teams went with one point each from the tough encounter.
Having experienced a sudden revival under interim coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, United looked set to add to their many victories but Liverpool proved too tough to handle and injury to key players also complicated their problems.
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The both team also had key players sustain injury, with Manchester United exhausting all substitution options in the first half following injury to Nemanja Matic, Juan Mata,Ander Herrera, and Jesse Lingard while Liverpool also lost Roberto Firmino to injury as well.
However, the draw was enough to sent Liverpool back to the zenith of the league table while United dropped to fifth.