After a season of disappointment, Liverpool kick off their season with much to prove and Brendan Rodgers feeling the pressure.
The win, secured by goals from Rooney, Mata and van Persie, was United's sixth in a row and galvanised their grip on third place in the table.
Barcelona and Real Madrid lead the way on social media as Manchester United, Manchester City and Liverpool try to keep up.
Controversial AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli is reportedly on the brink of a shock move to Liverpool.
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho taunted Liverpool after his side handed Manchester City the initiative in the Premier League with victory at Anfield.
Liverpool have beaten Manchester United 3-0 at Old Trafford, making it their first victory in five years at the UK soccer stadium.
From match postponements to teams surviving wild winds, bad weather across Britain has affected a series of gruelling English Premier League games.
Luis Suarez has proven how he can be a one-man destroyer after taking his team to a 5-1 win over Norwich City in their Premier League match.
Arsenal maintained their challenge for the Premier League title after beating Liverpool 2-0 to open up a five-point lead at the top of the log.
Liverpool striker Luis Suarez's open courting of Spanish giants Real Madrid to make a bid for him has continued.
Liverpool has revealed that they have agreed to sign Côte d’Ivoire defender Kolo Touré when his Manchester City contract expires on July 1.
From Luis Suárez to boxer Mike Tyson, we take a chunk out of sports news to look at who's made biting history.
We look at Liverpool striker Luis Suárez's previous controversies after he bit Chelsea's Branislav Ivanovi? and sparked universal condemnation.
Luis Suárez has apologised to Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanović for biting him, as Liverpool sought to limit damage to their image.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers insists he is not intimidated by Rafael Benitez as the Chelsea manager prepares for an emotional return to Anfield.
Steven Gerrard's penalty sealed a second-half turnaround by Liverpool in a 2-1 win over relegation-threatened Aston Villa on Sunday.
The new head of Fifa's anti-racism drive has revealed that he intends to meet players involved in recent racial abuse cases.
Manchester City hit back to draw 2-2 at home to Liverpool but the result left Manchester United with a daunting nine-point lead in Premier League.