Jordan Henderson and Michael Carrick have starred for Liverpool and Manchester United respectively this season and face each other this Sunday.
At the beginning of the season both Liverpool and Manchester United were undergoing periods of transition, though of vastly differing sorts.
Brendan Rodgers' side faced the challenge of replacing the pace, verve and goals of the departed Luis Suarez, while United had a new incoming manager and philosophy to implement. It took both teams a while to adapt to the circumstances, but they have come out the other side stronger for it.
They face off at Anfield on Sunday as two of the Premier League's most…