Liverpool 1-3 Man United, Apr 1997
Ahead of kick-off Liverpool were United’s closest rivals at the top of the table and a win for the home side was paramount.
Their push soon faded however when Gary Pallister (2) and Andy Cole secured the win which practically wrapped up the league for Alex Ferguson’s men.
John Barnes replied for Liverpool but it was a game remembered mainly for the mistakes by Reds ‘keeper David James – who practically through away his side’s title chances.
United would march on yet again.
Liverpool Xl: James; Bjornebye, Kvarme, Wright, Harkness, McAteer; Redknapp, Barnes Thomas; McManaman, Fowler
United XI: Schmeichel; P Neville, Johnsen, Pallister, G Neville; Beckham, Keane, Butt, Scholes; Cole, Cantona