Liverpool vs Manchester United Live Football Soccer Match 17 Jan 2021
Liverpool vs Manchester United
England – Premier League
Date: Sunday, 17 January 2021
Kick-off at 16:30 UK/ 17:30 CET
Liverpool and Manchester United will meet in the final of the 2014 International Champions Cup. It’s the classic rivalry in English football and the ideal way to cap the successful preseason tournament in the USA.
The two Premier League enemies secured their places in the final with impressive wins over heavyweight European opposition. United, under the stewardship of new manager Louis van Gaal, beat 10-time European Cup winners Real Madrid 3-1.
Van Gaal, who has used the tour as an audition for his 3-5-2 tactical structure, hailed the win as ideal preparation and an important confidence booster, per Manchester Evening News reporter Rob Dawson:
Meanwhile, Liverpool’s passage to the final was assured after a comfortable 2-0 win over Serie A side AC Milan. Goals from Joe Allen and Suso were enough to see off the Italian team.
Manager Brendan Rodgers highlighted the aspect of the win that pleased him most, per Liverpool Echo reporter James Pearce:
Here’s all of the relevant schedule information ahead of the final, including date and start time details: