Tony Gale states his prediction for Liverpool v Man United

Tony Gale is tipping Liverpool to beat Manchester United in next Monday's Premier League clash

Tony Gale believes that Liverpool will be the favourites to claim victory heading into Monday night’s clash against Manchester United.

The Reds are preparing to welcome their bitter local rivals to Anfield as they look to continue their strong start to the season under new manager Jurgen Klopp.

The Merseyside outfit have earned plenty of praise for their performances this season and have already recorded victories over the likes of Arsenal, Chelsea and Leicester City this season.

This is Klopp’s first full season in charge at Anfield following his appointment as Brendan Rodgers’ successor 12 months ago.

Jose Mourinho, meanwhile, is still getting to grips with life at Old Trafford following his arrival in May and his side head into the game having drawn against Stoke in their most recent outing.

And former Fulham and West Ham United star Gale is backing Liverpool to take all three points because Klopp has had longer to work with his players and get his message across.

Speaking on Sky Sports News HQ on Wednesday morning, Gale said: “For me, Liverpool are the favourites for this one, simply because the manager [Klopp] has got his way across now. Mourinho’s still to do that.”

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Liverpool are currently fourth in the table and two points off top spot.

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