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Man Utd 1 Liverpool 1 – Post-Match Facts

After Sunday’s draw at Old Trafford, in which Adam Lallana’s late goal maintained Liverpool’s unbeaten run, we look at Opta’s big match facts and figures…

  • Liverpool failed to win for the first time in 18 Premier League games, since a goalless draw with Everton in March.
  • No side has dropped more points from winning positions in the Premier League this season than Manchester United (8, level with Aston Villa).
  • Manchester United registered their second lowest possession figure (32.1%) in a Premier League home match since 2003-04, second only to a 32.06% figure also against Liverpool in March 2018.
  • Five of the last seven Premier League meetings between Man Utd and Liverpool have ended level (one win each) – just four of the previous 36 between the sides had been drawn.
  • English players scored for both Manchester Utd and Liverpool in a Premier League meeting for the first time since November 2001 (David Beckham and Michael Owen).
  • Since the start of last season, Liverpool have scored 28 Premier League goals in the final 15 minutes of games, more than any other side.
  • Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjær is the only manager Jürgen Klopp has faced more than once in the Premier League and failed to beat (P2 D2).
  • 35% of Marcus Rashford’s 31 Premier League goals for Manchester United have come against ‘big six’ opponents (11/31).
  • Liverpool’s Adam Lallana netted his first goal in 29 Premier League appearances, since scoring against Middlesbrough in May 2017.
  • Since the start of 2017-18, Liverpool’s Andrew Robertson has registered 19 assists in the Premier League, more than any other defender.
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