Originally aired on: NBCSN
Stretching more than 120 years, with roots in the industrial expansion of both cities, the rivalry between Manchester United and Liverpool is arguably the most storied in British soccer, and the clubs have taken turns dominating English football for the past four decades.
Liverpool once was the dominant side, racking up 18 league titles. But under the stewardship of Sir Alex Ferguson, Manchester United soared past their nearby rivals, reaching 20 league titles, and now stand with the most storied clubs in world soccer. Liverpool still hold the edge in European Cups, five to three.
This episode of Premier League Download takes an in-depth look at this ancient and impressive rivalry.