Liverpool 1 v 2 Manchester United, Premiership, Matchday 16, 1st December 2002, Season 2002-2003, Venue: Anfield Head to Head records & stats by MUFC Manager .

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Sunday 1st December 2002

Matchday 16
Match 162 of 214 vs Liverpool


Ferguson, Alex Houllier, Gerard
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Portrait Player Name RED CARD
Portrait Player Name Kept Clean Sheets
HAN P W D L F A Diff Win%
H 103 52 32 19 173 106 +67 0.50
A 98 26 24 48 101 165 -64 0.27
N 13 5 4 4 15 15 0 0.38
Totals 214 83 60 71 289 286 +3 0.39
Liverpool 1
Sami Hyypia 82'
Manchester United 2
Diego Forlan 64', 67'
MATCH (162)
4-4-2. Diego Forlan 64', 67' enters MUFC folklore after capitalising on GK Jerzy Dudek's howler for the opener, Uruguayan hit man later converts past the Polish keeper from a Ryan Giggs assist. Fabien Barthez keeps the score 2-1 making a fantastic save from a Hamann strike. Quinton Fortune breaks his leg during the game and is subbed not knowing how serious his injury was only after a scan the South African was diagnosed with a broken left fibula.

Barthez, Fabien

O'Shea, John

Brown, Wesley

Neville, Gary

Silvestre, Mikael

Solskjaer, Ole-Gunnar

Scholes, Paul

Fortune, Quinton

Giggs, Ryan

Forlan, Diego 64', 67'

van Nistelrooy, Ruud

Neville, Phillip ON for Fortune 81'

May, David ON for van Nistlerooy 90'

Stewart, Michael ON for Forlan 90'
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