The EFL Cup tie between Liverpool and Leeds United was a history making affair for one Ben Woodburn as the youngster become the youngest ever goalscorer in Liverpool history. However, the game garnered some amount of attention for an entirely different reason.
Manchester United at one time had a proper rivalry with Leeds, which has since died down due to the latter’s decline. Despite that, the Elland Road faithful still harbour a more than healthy dose of resentment for the most successful team in English football. A sentiment Liverpool fans are all too familiar with
Therefore, when a chant of “Stand up if you hate Manchester United” broke out amongst the traveling Leeds fans last night, no one was surprised when everyone at Anfield did stood en masse to show that they did, in fact, hate Manchester United.
See the video showing when Liverpool and Leeds fans united in the hate of a common rival below:
— West Yorkshire Sport (@WYSdaily) November 29, 2016