Man United, Liverpool play to 1-1 draw

October 18, 2011 - 2:31 AM

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Substitute Javier Hernandez scored a late goal Saturday to help Manchester United maintain its unbeaten start to the Premier League season with a 1-1 draw at Liverpool.

Steven Gerrard opened the scoring for Liverpool off a free kick in the 68th minute. He was making his first start in seven months.

United began the game with leading scorer Wayne Rooney on the bench.

Among those in the capacity crowd of 45,065 at Anfield was LeBron James. The Miami Heat star watched Liverpool play live for the first time since becoming a minority owner of the club.