Liverpool Beats Manchester 5-0 At Old Trafford

Manchester United was thoroughly defeated on their home soil by Liverpool as they lost with 5-0.

Naby Keita, Diogo Jota and Mo Salah all scored in the first half.

There was a fiery end to the half that saw Ronaldo and Fred yellow-carded before Liverpool grabbed a fourth in fadded-on time as Salah got a second, when left alone to steer a Jota pass wide of De Gea.

Salah wrapped up his hat-trick just after the break, before Cristiano Ronaldo’s consolation goal was ruled out by VAR for offside.

To make matters worse, Paul Pogba saw a straight red following a wild challenge after coming in as a second-half substitute.

United went to a five-man defence when Diogo Dalot come on for Rashford after 62 minutes in a bid to survive the last half hour without further damage, but the match was already gone.

With this result, United now 8 points behind Liverpool.

ManU fans have opined that it is only a matter of when rather than if Ole Gunnar Solksjaer will be sacked by the club


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