Manchester United let Liverpool back into top four race with defeat at West Ham

Marcus Rashford gestures during Manchester United's 1-0 defeat at West Ham in the Premier League in May 2023.
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Manchester United are just a point ahead of fierce rivals Liverpool following a 1-0 defeat at West Ham in the Premier League on Sunday.

Erik ten Hag's side looked to have wrapped up a place in next season's Champions League after a 1-0 win over Aston Villa last weekend, with the Dutchman admitting qualification was in their hands.

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Ben Hayward
Weekend editor

Ben Hayward is the Weekend Editor of FourFourTwo. A European football writer and Tottenham Hotspur fan with over 15 years’ experience, he has covered games all over the world - including three World Cups, several Champions League finals, Euros, Copa America - and has spent much of that time in Spain. Ben speaks English and Spanish, currently dividing his time between Barcelona and London, covering all the big talking points of the weekend on FFT: he’s also written several list features and interviewed Guglielmo Vicario for the magazine.