Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker made two vital saves as the defending champion was held to a 0-0 draw at home by Premier League leader Manchester United at Anfield on Sunday.
It was the third game in the last five between the clubs at Anfield that has ended goalless and will have left many frustrated but United will be happy to remain top of the league and with a three-point advantage over its North West rival.
Alisson saved a close-range effort from Bruno Fernandes, United’s first real chance, in the 75th minute with his feet denying the Portuguese midfielder.
United striker Marcus Rashford broke down the left and played in overlapping full-back Luke Shaw who cleverly cut the ball back to Fernandes and his side-footed effort found the target but he was denied by the Brazilian keeper.
Then Alisson did well to keep out a blast from…