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Why Manchester United Could Defeat Liverpool In The Premier League On Sunday

Manchester United got a much needed win against Atalanta in the Champions League on Wednesday, to ease the tension from the club and the manager, and also raise the team spirit among the players.

Their attention would now turn to their crunch Premier League fixture against Liverpool on sunday, as they would welcome the impressive Jurgen Kloop's Liverpool side to Old Trafford for the game week 9 of the Premier League.

All odds are against Manchester United in this game against Liverpool, considering United's poor start to the Premier League campaign.

On the other hand, Liverpool are having a blistering start to the Premier League campaign this season, sitting 2nd position on the table, accumulating 18 points from a possible 24, and scoring the most league goals so far.

Liverpool are the only team left with the unbeaten status in the Premier League this season. In eight league games played this season, they have won five and drawn three of them.

This match would be a great test for the Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's Manchester United team, but they have all it takes to win the game against Liverpool. All that needs to be done to win, is for the players to play for the badge, and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to make proper use of the United's talented squad at his disposal.

In this article, we will be looking at the reasons why Manchester United could grant Liverpool their first defeat of the season at Old Trafford on Sunday.

1. Solskjaer Performs Better When Under Pressure

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is not new to being under intense pressure from the fans at Manchester United, as the fans has clamored for his sack on a number of occasions, but the 48 years old knows how to get the team to win games and collect valuable points at the period of being under pressure, in other to reduce the pressure of him getting sacked.

In almost same period last season, Manchester United were not having the best start to the league campaign, and fans were calling for the sack of the Norwegian, and for him to be replaced with the now Paris Saint Germain manager Mauricio Pochettino, but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer got the team to win some important games which reduced the Pressure on him.

After the win against Atalanta in the Champions League, it might not come as a surprise if Manchester United end Liverpool's undefeated run in the Premier League on Sunday, which will automatically ease the sack speculations surrounding the Manchester United manager.

2. Turn Up In Big Games

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has an impressive record against the Premier League big six clubs, which could give them an edge to defeat Liverpool on Sunday.

The Manchester United manager seem to be a fan of the Premier League big games, and his team performs better against the big boys, when they are expected to lose.

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