Liverpool vs Man City LIVE: Latest Premier League points, goals and updates
Follow all of this action live as Liverpool welcome Manchester City to Anfield in what promises to be a thrilling Premier League match.
Jurgen Klopp’s side are unbeaten in six games and sit at the top of the table over the weekend, however, the head coach insists they are only the first steps in a long and difficult race to reclaim the title. “I’m not very interested in starting anything, I want to play the best season we can play,” he said. “So I don’t draw a line under a certain season and say, ‘So far, so good.’ It’s so far, it’s beautiful but just a few games, so, let’s move on. “However, the Reds are on the verge of relegation, having beaten Porto 5-1 in the Champions League, or will have to do without Trent Alexander-Arnold this afternoon.
Liverpool boast of recording Pep Guardiola’s side at Anfield and, while City enjoyed a narrow victory over arch-rivals Chelsea last weekend, a 2-0 defeat to PSG in midweek drew the momentum of the champions. They remain favorites to defend their Premier League title, however, as they have recovered from their opening day defeat to Tottenham, winning four of their last five. Ahead of today’s game, Guardiola identified Klopp’s management as one of the reasons for his success. “Jurgen Klopp’s teams have helped me become a better manager,” he said. “You have put me on another level; to think about it, to express yourself, to be a better manager. That’s why I’m still in this business. “Follow all the latest updates below: