Watch: ‘3 points clear!’ – Neville trolls Carra ahead of Liverpool v Man Utd


It’s been a long time since a Premier League meeting between Liverpool and Manchester United has been set up as well as this, and Gary Neville is enjoying every minute of the build-up.

The former Red Devils right-back had some memorable spats on the pitch with Jamie Carragher, during their many years turning out for England’s two most successful clubs, but nowadays they get on pretty well, winding one another up in the Sky Sports studio.

Last time United visited Anfield – almost exactly a year ago – they lost 2-0 to Jurgen Klopp’s runaway leaders, who went 30 points clear of their old rivals with the win.

Now, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side come to Merseyside as the Premier League’s form team, three points clear of Liverpool at the top, while Klopp’s men suffered a post-Christmas wobble, dropping seven points to West Brom, Newcastle and Southampton.

“Three points clear of the greatest Liverpool team… of all-time!” was the taunt from Neville, through a fit of giggles, sent via video message to Carragher.

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