When they travel to Anfield to face Liverpool on Wednesday evening, few will be backing them for an upset.
But on Saturday Reid hopes to help the Bluebirds shock his heroes in front of his own family.
'I can't wait, ' said Reid.
"It will be so nice for my family to see me out there".
'I got a ticket late for that one, and it was worth it.
"He is more a rather reserved person, looking, watching, absorbing, and it always takes a little bit more time".
Reid was born in the west country and made almost 160 appearances for hometown club Bristol City.
Reid's passion for Liverpool was inspired by legendary players Steven Gerrard and Michael Owen.
"United have not conceded in the Champions League so far this season, but Cristiano Ronaldo has scored in both his previous appearances against United in the competition and Jose Mourinho's side will do well to keep the Italians at arm's length at Old Trafford".
"He was electric and exciting and scored goals".
"You should not think about it, you should not constantly think about how can I score again?" He was, of course, instrumental in the Reds' run to the Champions League final - hitting 10 goals in just 12 games last season.
Salah's four league goals place him third in the Premier League scoring charts, and only six players have scored more than him in top flight this year.
Champions League victor Real Madrid earned 88.6 million euros ($101.2 million) in prize money from UEFA last season, while beaten finalist Liverpool pocketed 81.2 million euros ($92.7 million).
Having Mane back, Liverpool's most prolific forward, will come as a boost to Klopp's side as they look to get their Champions League campaign back on track after defeat to Napoli last time out. We knew the game was going to be tough. "It was just a good game, a good football game and they could finish the situations because we had the right movements in the right moment".