Liverpool will temporarily take the number one spot in the English Premier League if they beat Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday.

Liverpool are cruising and will be confident of bagging all three points when they host Manchester United on Tuesday.

The reds are fresh from booking a spot in the FA Cup final as they continue to dream of a quadruple this season.

Their last league outing ended in a thrilling 2-2 draw against leaders Man City and they can go top with a win at Anfield.

United on the other hand needed a Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick to shake off a stubborn Norwich 3-2 at Old Trafford.

This was the Portugal international’s 60th club career hat-trick.

Liverpool have also scored at least two goals in each of their last five games and have won 10 on the bounce at Anfield.

The last time these two sides met, Liverpool embarrassed United with a 5-0 home demolition inspired by a Mohamed Salah hat-trick.

Will Liverpool continue their dominant run and take charge of the standings? Make your predictions here.

What time does Liverpool vs Man United start?

The game kicks off at 10pm Kenyan time at Anfield.

Liverpool vs Man United team news

Diogo Jota recovered from a slight knock but may still have to settle for a place on the bench.

Meaning Salah will lead the attacking line alongside in-form Sadio Mane and Luis Diaz on the opposite flank.

Roberto Firmino was rested and is raring for a start but he and Naby Keita are likely to be used substitutes in the game.

For the visitors, Ronaldo is revving from his remarkable performance at the weekend and will start.

Anthony Elanga has also had two goal contributions in his last two starts and is likely to retain his place in the starting XI.

Otherwise, Paul Pogba may be the only absentee from the team that started against Norwich.

Liverpool vs Man United head to head

From 56 games played between these two teams, United have won 25 times compared to Liverpool’s 21 wins.

The remaining 10 have ended in a draw.

Liverpool vs Man United current form

The hosts are unbeaten in their last five – winning three and sharing the spoils in two other games.

United on the other hand have both won and lost twice in their most recent run of five matches.

Liverpool vs Man United prediction

The reds are in much better form and are eager to claim their rights as EPL champions so they are favorites to come out on top in this game.

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