The Hard Tackle takes a look at the talking points from Liverpool's point of view as the Reds earned a narrow 1-0 win over Manchester City.
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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is set to retain Simon Mignolet between the posts as the Reds travel to Goodison Park for the Merseyside Derby.
Liverpool's second choice goalkeeper Simon Mignolet has vowed to stay at Anfield and fight his way back to being the first choice under Jurgen Klopp.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has stated that the club have no fresh injury concerns ahead of the League Cup round of 16 clash against Tottenham on Tuesday.
Liverpool faced defeat in their second game of the 2016-17 season at the hands of Burnley by a scoreline of 2-0.
Simon Mignolet was down in the dumps on Boxing Day. Even though Liverpool had beaten Burnley 1-0 in a tough game away at Turf Moor, another high profile lapse in concentration had resulted in the goalkeeper waiting too long to kick a simple back pass and allowing it to go out of play.
Liverpool FC show no sign that they are looking to replace Luis Suarez , with signings like Mkhitaryan, Mignolet, Aspas and Alberto being more focused on supporting a striker rather than replacing one
Steve Bruce men travel to Old Trafford in order to improve on their wretched start to the season but the Red Devils will be more determined than ever for a win to give the perfect present to Sir Alex on the eve of his 25th anniversary as Man United manager. TheHardTackle gives the team news, tactical analysis and prediction for the game.