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Reds Take One Point From United Game

Liverpool were forced to settle for a draw against Manchester United on Saturday with captain Steven Gerrard converting a fantastic free kick in the process. Manchester United found their equalizer with ten minutes left on the clock courtesy of front man Javier Hernandez.

Alex Ferguson obviously thought it would be better to leave Wayne Rooney on the bench for this fixture. After his Dad making the headlines and him tragically (note the sarcasm) missing 3 games in the World Cup, for some reason that means he can't handle 90 minutes. 
Liverpool took this as a positive but it appeared Manchester United had a bit of a game plan in place. They certainly seemed more happy in keeping out attacks than they did pushing forward anyway.
For Liverpool, Steven Gerrard made the start in midfield and Luis Suarez was opted on his own up front with Andy Carroll on the bench. I was very pleased with the starting eleven and it felt good knowing we had everybody fit and so plenty of options on the …