Liverpool and Manchester United are two of the most loved and popular Football clubs in the world and these are loved by large number of fans. These clubs are often compared with one another. Here’s a look at some of the comparative details between the two:
Manchester United was founded in 1878 whereas Liverpool was founded in 1892. Both these clubs are in the premier league and Liverpool’s manager is Brendan Rodgers whereas Manchester United’s manager is Sir Alex Ferguson. In the all time league games, Liverpool has won 53 games whereas Manchester United has won 62 games.
Manchester United has recorded 22 wins in the premier league games and Liverpool has recorded 11 wins. The main scorers for Manchester United are Wayne Rooney, Ryan Giggs, Andrew Cole and David Beckham whereas the main scorers for Liverpool are Steven Gerrard, Robbie Fowler and Dirk Kuyt.
Coming to the discipline of both the clubs, Manchester United’s Nemanja Vidic has been shown 3 red cards, Denis Irwin has been shown 1 red card and Andrew Cole too has been shown 1 red card but on the other hand, Liverpool’s Javier Mascherano has been shown 2 red cards, Sami Hyypia has been shown 1 red card and Danny Murphy has been shown 1 red card.
Jamie Carragher of Liverpool has been given 10 yellow cards and Roy Keane of Manchester United has been given 7 yellow cards. Infact Liverpool has been given a total of 236 fouls whereas Manchester United has been given a total of 208 fouls.