Date: 16th October 2011 at 7:30am
Written by:

came to the rescue for yesterday as his goal sealed a 1-1 draw for .

In what was a close and cagey affair for the most part, took the lead when ’s freekick was allowed through the wall into the back of the net. The goal was a controversial one as Charlie Adam appeared to go down despite not actually being challenged by .

Liverpool’s lead was not to last though as United struck back through in the 81st minute after he headed in a nodded on pass from . This was Hernandez’s second goal at Anfield but unlike last season’s, this goal was more than consolation.

David continued to add to his reputation with a number of top draw saves that ensured United took a share of the points whilst Rio Ferdinand hopefully silenced some of his detractors with a solid showing.