The match was marred by the first-half red card for Javier Mascherano, after his protracted dissent in a confrontation with referee Steve Bennett.
It has emerged, however, that the root cause of Liverpool´s anger and frustration at Old Trafford was the treatment meted out to Torres by United defenders.
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