A former Liverpool defender, Steve Nicol, has predicted that neither Manchester United nor Jurgen Klopp’s aspect will each win their Premier League and FA Cup clashes this month.
Liverpool and Man United will meet this weekend within the Premier League after which will do battle once more per week later within the FA Cup fourth spherical.
However Nicol believes that no aspect will go away each video games with two wins due to how shut collectively the fixtures are.
Liverpool presently leads the Premier League desk with objective distinction however Man United will go into Sunday’s assembly on high of the desk in the event that they keep away from defeat in opposition to Burnley on Tuesday night time at Turf Moor.
“Properly, the one factor I can inform you is that this can be very uncommon that one workforce wins each,” Nicol informed ESPN.
“Having been in that state of affairs in lots of, many conditions – relying on the results of the primary one, the opposite one goes fully totally different.
“I assume in case you are Liverpool: do you wish to win the FA Cup recreation or do you wish to win the Premier League recreation? It’s the identical query for Manchester United.
“Once you go into it, you’ll assume, “Oh proper, we are going to win each”. However as I mentioned, expertise tells me and being concerned in it many, many occasions nobody workforce wins each.
“I assume when you ask each of those sides, which one do you wish to win. I counsel that each will say the Premier League recreation.”