Richard Stearman and Andreas Weimann were on target for the visitors, with Divock Origi managing a consolation for Jurgen Klopp’s side.
Neville and Carragher were old foes when United would face off against Liverpool back in the day.
Gary Neville has mocked old foe Jamie Carragher
Liverpool fans turn on Jurgen Klopp after defeat against Wolves
Sat, January 28, 2017
Click through the gallery as Liverpool fans vent their frustrations at Jurgen Klopp after defeat against Wolves
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Click through the gallery as Liverpool fans vent frustrations at Jurgen Klopp
Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher will not have enjoyed his birthday
And the United legend has sarcastically wished his old nemesis a happy birthday after their defeat.
“Not seen any of the @LFC game as it wasn't on @SkySports & they don't allow me to watch other channels. Also my birthday so leave me alone!” Carragher tweeted.
Sensing blood, Neville went in for the kill.
— Jamie Carragher (@Carra23) January 28, 2017
Liverpool have now lost three straight home games
You were unlucky apparently . Another 5 mins you'd have scored.. happy birthday https://t.co/FNU4FyLKOH
— Gary Neville (@GNev2) January 28, 2017
“You were unlucky apparently . Another 5 mins you'd have scored.. happy birthday” the United legend responded.
Liverpool have now lost three games on the trot.
They go into Tuesday’s clash with Chelsea knowing a defeat would all but kill of their hopes of winning the Premier League title.