Despite sustained abuse from the Kop on their every visit United have won four and drawn one of their last five visits to Anfield and Ferguson knows that if the Red Devils are to keep that run going, there must be no shrinking violets in his team.
"No matter what position the two clubs are in, this game is separate from anything else," he said. "You have to be a man to handle that atmosphere. If you are a lamb, you are dead."
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