Liverpool - Liverpool a 2-0 win at home to Manchester United in the first leg of the Europa League last 16. The Reds could have won more if only David De Gea did not look good.
Outside the two goals scored by Danile Sturridge via the penalty spot and Roberto Firminho, Friday (11/03/2016) early morning, the appearance of De Gea deserves thumbs up.
Manchester United were playing under pressure throughout the game Liverpool have to be the butt of attacks Philippe Coutinho, Adam Lallana and Daniel Sturridge. MU arguably fortunate enough only conceded two goals, the article 18 of Chelsea's goal came under proper experiment in which eight of them lead to the goal.
David De Gea made at least five saves. He thwarted an open opportunity Coutinho, kick melee Emre Can and flick Daniel Sturridge.
Five saves by former Atletico Madrid goalkeeper was listed his name as a goalkeeper at most rescues in one game this season.
Both Jurgen Klopp and Louis van Gaal are equally cast a compliment to De Gea after the game
"David De Gea is a good goalkeeper, not a surprising thing. You have to move forward and create as many chances and score goals," said Klopp on the official site of the Reds.
"They played very well, in the first half we could not cope with the pressure of them. They had plenty of opportunities but De Gea played fantastic," said Van Gaal at Manchester United's official website.
Unfortunately, the defeat even extend the clean sheet record at a news Liverpool at Anfield. Of the 10 trips goalkeeper Chelsea 'virgin' only once.