Liverpool striker Fabio Borini admits victory over Europa League opponents Young Boys of Berne would be ideal in the lead-up to Sunday's blockbuster.

A win would be the perfect preparation for a massive Barclays Premier League clash with old foes Manchester United on Sunday, though, and Borini hopes the trip to Switzerland can provide confidence for the weekend.

"Positive results always give us confidence...they give anyone confidence. Even playing away, getting a point or a good performance would be a good start for the game on Sunday," the forward told