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The Liverpool-Manchester United rivalry isn't what it was
As far as introductions to English football's greatest rivalry go, few have been as intense as Mickael Silvestre's. Sir Alex Ferguson had a few words for the then 22-year-old, but not too many instructions. That kind of gut-instinct risk-taking led to what was one of many raucously entertaining Liverpool-United games around that time. The spark from the imaginary cigar that Gordon Strachan puffed after scoring the last equalising goal for United in another 3-3 in 1988, however, was soon put out.
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