A game of transitions (and set-pieces). Despite Liverpool’s press, United were creators of their own downfall.

United players after Firmino puts Liverpool 3–1 up. Maguire in the stands injured.
Figure 1: Man United buildup vs Liverpool 433 press.
Figure 2: 3D of the buildup for better visualization.
Figure 3: United created an overload on the flanks as Liverpool’s press fails.
Figure 4: 3D of United’s overloads.
Figure 5: Overload and Switch from United
Figure 6: 3D — Overload and Switch from United.
Figure 7: Liverpool changed their pressing scheme. from 433->4231
Figure 8: 3D — Liverpool changed their pressing scheme. from 433->4231
Figure 9: Fred a press trigger and Shaw is closed down.
Figure 10: 3D — Fred a press trigger and Shaw is closed down.
Image 2: Fernandes captain’s United in their defeat to Liverpool

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