Two red cards, four goals and many chances in a feisty under-18s North-West derby.
Goals either side of half-time for Man United saw the Reds win a second consecutive game in the U18 Premier League.
Man Utd kick off the campaign against West Brom.
A brace from Aidan Barlow takes him to 9 goals in his last 6 games.
Goals from Aidan Barlow and Zak Dearnley in the first half secured the three points for the Reds.