Manchester United and Louis van Gaal tactically outclassed a unsportsmanlike Liverpool side with Steven Gerrard being a prime example. The England midfielder was sent off less than a minute after coming on as a half-time substitute, aiding United’s cause for all three points.
Sky Sports shown this rather surprising mini table between the top five clubs this season, and its great to see Manchester United sitting at the summit.
Van Gaal’s men have played five games against the other members of the top five, securing ten points. Thats one more than Chelsea and City, with Pellegrini’s men already having played two games more.
Arsenal sit fourth on the table, with Rodgers’ Liverpool in last – explaining just exactly why they currently sit out of the top four.
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