16 Conclusions: Liverpool 2-0 Manchester United

1) Liverpool are going to win the league. Welcome aboard, even those of a nervous disposition or an aversion to risk jinxing things. These next four months are nothing more than a title procession.


2) Logic dictates that complacency is most prevalent when there is room to falter. Mistakes creep in, the subconscious tells you to preserve energy, and awareness of the safety net beneath you means it’s more likely to be used. That is human nature. Read more

Man Utd star slammed as ‘sitter’ proves he’s ‘not good enough’

Roy Keane and Jamie Carragher have had their say on Anthony Martial’s “sitter” in Manchester United’s 2-0 loss to Liverpool at Anfield.

With Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s United 1-0 down after a header from Virgil van Dijk, Martial surged through on goal but blasted a glorious opportunity high and wide. Read more

Dyche hails Burnley’s very own mentality monsters

Sean Dyche praised the mentality of his Burnley players after they came from behind to beat Champions League-chasing Leicester 2-1 and haul themselves clear of the relegation zone.

Burnley, who had lost their previous four Premier League games, might have been expected to fold after Harvey Barnes fired a dominant Leicester in front in the 33rd minute but the game changed in a lively second half. Read more

Solskjaer confirms Man Utd star Rashford faces a ‘few weeks’ out

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer expects striker Marcus Rashford to be out for a few weeks with a back injury.

The 22-year-old England forward sustained his latest issue after being introduced as a second-half substitute in Wednesday’s 1-0 FA Cup third-round replay win over Wolves. Read more