Although the duo of Ashley Young and Cameron Borthwick-Jackson have returned to training, they are unlikely to be fit enough to start against Liverpool. The same goes for Bastian Schweinsteiger, even though the German made his comeback against West Ham in the FA Cup.
Liverpool came out on top in their first ever European clash against Manchester United last week, and the Red Devils now have the daunting task of overturning a 2-0 deficit at Old Trafford to progress to the Europa League last eight.
Liverpool welcome back veteran England midfielder James Milner, who missed the first leg of their Europa League round of 16 clash against Manchester United because of an illness.
Manchester United's four game winning streak against arch-rivals Liverpool came to an end as they hobbled to a 2-0 defeat at Anfield in the first leg of their Europa League round of 16.
Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher has hailed his former team mate Luis Suarez for making Lionel Messi and Barcelona great again, while also opining that the Uruguayan has the talent to challenge Messi's status as the best player in the world.
Manchester United will not be punished by UEFA for their fans' chanting on Hillsborough during the Europa League tie against Liverpool at Anfield on Thursday, a UEFA spokesperson has confirmed.
Steven Gerrard left his childhood club in 2015, and now plies his trade for American Major League Soccer outfit LA Galaxy. However, the Liverpool legend recently claimed that he isn't yet at peace and constantly thinks about his time at Anfield.
Liverpool managed to trounce arch-rivals Manchester United in their first ever European meeting, thanks to goals from Daniel Sturridge and Roberto Firmino.
Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea made a string of outstanding saves in the first half to keep the scoreline at 2-0, with Liverpool battering the visitors for nearly the entire 90 minutes of their first-leg Europa League Round of 16 clash.
Liverpool put in a commanding display against Manchester United at Anfield on Thursday, with goals from Daniel Sturridge and Roberto Firmino giving the Reds a 2-0 aggregate lead in their Europa League Round of 16 tie.