Roberto Firmino, Nathaniel Clyne excel for Liverpool vs. Manchester United

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Goals from Daniel Sturridge and Roberto Firmino provided the goals for Liverpool as the Reds win Leg one comfortably. ESPN FC's Shaka Hislop says Manchester United players looked like they wanted to be elsewhere during their loss to Liverpool. Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson is pleased with the result against Manchester United but insists his team must maintain focus. Liverpool know Manchester United can never ever be written off, but two goals - and even more importantly -- a clean sheet at home gives them a good chance of progressing into the quarterfinals of the Europa League following the 2-0 win in their last 16 first leg. Roberto Firmino kept up his excellent goal-scoring form by slotting home the vital second in front of the Kop, in a match where only goalkeeper David De Gea stood between the visitors and a rout. A curiously weak United side posed little...

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