Liverpool lost their position at the top of the standings, after being held to a draw at Chelsea on the 7th Matchdays last weekend. Interestingly, on the 8th matchdays this weekend, Jurgen Klopp’s landing team will face a team that currently stands Manchester City. The match itself will take place on the upcoming Sunday night, October 7, 2018 at Anfield Stadium.
The host, Liverpool actually made an impressive start this season, especially in the Premier League. In fact, from seven matches that have taken place, Jurgen Klopp’s squad is in fact unbeaten with 6 wins and one draw. Unfortunately, a draw against Chelsea last weekend made Liverpool now ranked second in the standings, behind on goal difference from Manchester City who topped.
Meanwhile, the defending champions, Manchester City now lead the standings with the same number of points as Liverpool, but lead the goal difference. Pep Guardiola’s team is determined to package the victory in the match later to reinforce their position at the top of the standings.
Head to head Matches – Liverpool vs Manchester City:
26.07.18 Manchester City 1-2 Liverpool
11.04.18 Manchester City 1-2 Liverpool
05.04.18 Liverpool 3-0 Manchester City
14.01.18 Liverpool 4-3 Manchester City
09.09.17 Manchester City 5-0 Liverpool
Liverpool’s Last 5 Matches:
29.09.18 Chelsea 1-1 Liverpool
27.09.18 Liverpool 1-2 Chelsea
22.09.18 Liverpool 3-0 Southampton
19.09.18 Liverpool 3-2 Paris SG
15.09.18 Tottenham 1-2 Liverpool
Manchester City’s Last 5 Matches:
29.09.18 Manchester City 2-0 Brighton
26.09.18 Oxford United 0-3 Manchester City
22.09.18 Cardiff 0-5 Manchester City
20.09.18 Manchester City 1-2 Lyon
15.09.18 Manchester City 3-0 Fulham
Liverpool: Alisson, Trent Alexander-Arnold, James Milner, Virgil Van Dijk, Joel Matip, Xherdan Shaqiri, Jordan Henderson, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Sadio Mane, Roberto Firmino, Mohamed Salah
Manchester City: Claudio Bravo, Vincent Kompany, Nicolas Otamendi, Kyle Walker, John Stones, Kevin De Bruyne, Riyad Mahrez, David Silva, Raheem Sterling, Gabriel Jesus, Sergio