Manchester United leapfrogged over West Ham into fifth place on Sunday.
The Red Devils are now two points behind Tottenham, and all of a sudden their Champions League hopes are alive and kicking.
As for Liverpool, Jurgen Klopp’s side are ninth, and eight points adrift of the top four places.
If the Reds are to make next season’s Champions League, Liverpool are going to have to go on an incredible run starting next weekend at Norwich.
Man United were without some key stars on Sunday. Bastian Schweinsteiger was missing from the midfield, while Phil Jones was out of Louis van Gaal’\s defence.
Despite missing the game, the players reveled in the three points, as revealed in their post game social media updates.
Marcos Rojo also posted a picture from Anfield after the game.
See all the social media updates below.
Big three points for us today against Liverpool! Very well done, #mufc!
— Basti Schweinsteiger (@BSchweinsteiger) January 17, 2016
— Phil Jones (@PhilJones4) January 17, 2016