Round 8 of the 2021/22 English Premier League season has produced some fantastic results so far with loads of goals to enjoy. Two of the world's top attackers will collide in a clash of the titans at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon, as Manchester United play host to Liverpool in the Premier League.
The Red Devils have dropped to sixth in the table amid their poor run of form, while Jurgen Klopp's side finds themselves one point adrift of leaders Chelsea.
First Manchester City, then Watford, then Atletico Madrid's defense were powerless to stop Mohammed Salah with the ball glued to his feet, as the Egyptian wing king continued to stake his claim as the best in the world with yet another stunning solo effort at the Wanda Metropolitano - although James Milner's deflection was a significant help.
Still unbeaten in all competitions since the season commenced, second-placed Liverpool are one point behind leaders Chelsea at the time of writing, and are the only team in the top flight without a single defeat to show from their opening eight matches.
Liverpool is hopeful of welcoming Curtis Jones back in time to face the Red Devils, but Thiago Alcantara is expected to remain out of contention alongside Harvey Elliott for the time being.
Fabinho was surprisingly named on the bench in midweek but is sure to replace either James Milner or Naby Kieta in the XI here, while Jones could also rival one of the duos for the other spot in the engine room alongside Jordan Henderson.
Diogo Jota's injury scare over the international break has seen him cede his place in the side to Firmino, whose last 10 Premier League goals have all come on the road.
Liverpool possible starting lineup: Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Van Dijk, Robertson; Henderson, Fabinho, Milner; Salah, Firmino, Mane
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