Liverpool played out a 1-1 draw with Premier League rivals United away from home in the second leg of the Europa League last-16 tie.
The result at Old Trafford means that the Reds have progressed to the quarter-finals of the prestigious European competition 3-1 on aggregate.
Former Liverpool midfielder Hutchison believes that Can was the best player in the game, while Mark Wright, who played for the Merseyside outfit as a defender in the 1990s, believes that Mamadou Sakho was the 'Match of the Match'.
Cracking game.— Don Hutchison (@donhutch4) March 17, 2016
Martial and De Gea
Coutinho but Emre Can tonight #mom
Over the course of the 90 minutes at Old Trafford on Thursday evening, defender Sakho had a pass accuracy of 93%, attempted one dribble, won 71% of his tackles and 50% of his headers, and made one interception and 12 clearances.
Can had a pass accuracy of 74%, created two chances, put in one cross, attempted one dribble, won 73% of his tackles and 60% of his headers, and made four interceptions, four clearances and seven blocks.