Man Utd clash with Liverpool smashes Sky records
Man Utd clash with Liverpool smashed Sky records with 4.8m making it the most-watched Premier League
game in British history
A record 4.8million people tuned in for the final five minutes as both teams pushed for the winner.
Sky, who confirmed the figures, added that only Game Of Thrones has achieved more viewers.
That means the Anfield draw moves ahead of the previous highest-viewed game – that was the 2012 clash
between the two Manchester clubs.
Vincent Kompany‘s header secured City a precious 1-0 victory at Old Trafford.
On Sunday, a fixture between Liverpool and United failed to live up to its pre-match billing as this supposed
The game of the season ended goalless for the fourth time in nine meetings.
In the end, both sides were prepared to settle for a point that keeps their respective unbeaten home and away
runs going, and maintained the gap between the two clubs in the table to that of a single win.
The home side controlled possession and piled on the pressure at Anfield, but it was the league leaders who
created the two big moments of the contest.