Manchester United play host to Liverpool in the Capital One Cup third round tomorrow night - and David Moyes' side have a fantastic opportunity to knock out their fierce rivals.

Despite slipping to a heavy defeat away to Manchester City on Sunday, the Old Trafford giants have made a solid, if unspectacular start to the season - but things could be about to get a lot better with a morale boosting win over Liverpool.

Here, GiveMeSport look at three reasons why the Merseyside outfit could struggle to come away from Manchester with anything over than a deflating defeat, with Moyes' men piling yet more misery onto early Premier League pace-setters Liverpool.

So, take a look through the gallery and see why we're backing Manchester United to come out on top tomorrow night.

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