Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has faith in a Manchester United attack that belies Jurgen Klopp's suggestion they are defensive against Liverpool.
Barcelona captain Lionel Messi claimed a sixth Ballon d'Or in December, moving ahead of Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo.
Juventus coasted through to the Coppa Italia quarter-finals, with Paulo Dybala and Gonzalo Higuain sinking Udinese.
Cristiano Ronaldo was hit by sinusitis on Wednesday, meaning he missed Juventus' last-16 clash with Udinese in the Coppa Italia.
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo were voted into the Champions League Team of the Year for 2019 alongside five Liverpool players.
El Clasico matches have always been huge but those involving Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo had an added edge, says the Barcelona star.
Maurizio Sarri has no issues with Paulo Dybala's disappointment at being substituted during Juventus' 2-1 win at Roma.
Merih Demiral's first Juventus goal and Cristiano Ronaldo's penalty ensured the Bianconeri went top of Serie A with a 2-1 win at Roma.
After Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat-trick against Cagliari, Maurizio Sarri said the Juventus forward was "really happy" now he is fit.
Juventus opened up a three-point advantage over Inter by beating Cagliari 4-0, with Cristiano Ronaldo scoring a hat-trick.