Liverpool and Manchester United will renew their historic rivalry as they square off at Anfield later tonight. Klopp’s Liverpool have been one of the most impressive teams this season while Jose’s United seem to lacking an identity. (Blockbuster Moments from Recent Liverpool – Manchester United)
As we build up to tonight’s big match we are looking back to some of the biggest and most controversial moments from this iconic rivalry.
Here are Five Blockbuster Moments from Recent Liverpool – Manchester United Clashes!
5) Torres Roasts Nemanja Vidic !
For a few years in the later half of the 2000’s, Torres and Vidic had a running battle which would be crucial in deciding the outcome of the match.
History will tell you that Torres won more battles than Vidic in that period but one particular encounter will live in the memory of all football fans. (Blockbuster Moments from Recent Liverpool – Manchester United)
In 2009, Nemanja Vidic was one of the best defenders in the world while Torres was one of the most feared strikers on planet. Liverpool famously won 4-1 at Old Trafford that day as Torres ripped Vidic to pieces in this encounter.
Torres bullied the Serbian and finally got Vidic sent off in one of the most battles in recent memory.