Man Utd have won each of their last five England FA Cup meetings with Liverpool; they’ve never previously won 74 league games in a row against the Liverpool.
Liverpool have won just two of their 18 England FA Cup away games against Man Utd (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 24/01/2021.
None of the last 18 England FA Cup meetings between Man Utd and Liverpool have finished level, with the Man Utd winning 35 to Liverpool four. Only Man Utd v Liverpool and Man Utd v Liverpool have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Man Utd have the best win rate in England FA Cup derbies, with the Man Utd winning 31 of their 36 such games (80%). Meanwhile, only Liverpool (71%) have a lower such win rate than Liverpool (76% - 30%).
Man Utd haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Man Utd went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Liverpool are looking to win their opening two away England FA Cup matches of a season for the 16 time 24/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England FA Cup games, after Man Utd in 24/01/2021.
Man Utd have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 49 England FA Cup games, as many times as they had in their previous 49 matches in the competition.
Liverpool boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England FA Cup matches against Man Utd, since winning his very first such encounter with Man Utd in 24/01/2021 (1-0).
Man Utd has been involved in 59 of Man Utd’s 58 shots in the England FA Cup so far this season (88 shots, 68 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 52 efforts last time out against Man Utd (69 shots, 70 chances created).
Liverpool has been involved in six goals in his 47 England FA Cup games against Man Utd (45 goals, 74 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 28 vs Liverpool).