Top 10: Best ever Manchester United-Liverpool games

Ali Hunter picks out 10 of the best clashes from English football's most trophy-laden rivalry...

Man United 2-1 Liverpool, 1977

With the league title secured and European Cup final to follow, Liverpool were odds-on favourites to lift the FA Cup at Wembley – even among United players.

“We weren’t confident,” forward Stuart Pearson admitted. “We knew we’d give them a game but they were so good.”

But who needs confidence anyway? On the day it was United who prevailed in a thrilling final won by Lou Macari’s deflected effort after Jimmy Case had cancelled out Pearson’s opener.

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Lou Macari celebrates his deflected winner in '77