Liverpool vs Manchester City Preview: Team news, Prediction, lineups and Kick-Off


Team News

The significant bit of team news in front of this match respects to Ederson, who was taken off at half time in midweek and has consequently been administered out of the challenge because of a muscle issue.

Bravo will wear the gloves at Anfield therefore and, while Guardiola has requested regard for a goalkeeper that has won the Champions League and showed up, his quality will be viewed as a positive by Liverpool fans – especially after his red card in Milan.

Ederson isn’t the main huge name absentee for City, with playmaker David Silva expected to miss the match and Rodri additionally still sidelined.

Oleksandr Zinchenko, Aymeric Laporte and Leroy Sane, the last of whom scored the immeasurably significant victor when the different sides last met in the league, are longer-term damage cutbacks.

Guardiola is probably going to decide on Sergio Aguero driving the line regardless of the Argentine having never scored in seven Premier League games at Anfield – his longest sit tight for a goal at any arena.

Without a doubt, he has just overseen two shots on target in those seven games, in spite of the fact that this term he has a startling proportion of nine goals from 10 shots on target and he will no uncertainty hope to record his 250th Premier League appearance in style on Sunday.

The match could likewise observe Raheem Sterling make his 200th Premier League start, 77 of which wanted Liverpool before he joined City in 2015. The England International is required to begin in a front three close by Aguero and Riyad Mahrez, with Bernardo Silva pushed further back to cover David Silva’s absence.

There is additionally a choice to make in centre-back, with Fernandinho having begun five of the last six games there in spite of both Nicolas Otamendi and John Stones being fit during that time.

Klopp should likewise consider his centre-back choices with Joel Matip still sidelined, and Dejan Lovren gives off an impression of being the destined to begin in front of Joe Gomez close by Virgil van Dijk.

Xherdan Shaqiri and Nathaniel Clyne are the hosts’ just other damage worries, with Klopp affirming that both Van Dijk and skipper Jordan Henderson are adequate in spite of missing preparing prior in the week.

Henderson is required to begin nearby Fabinho and Georginio Wijnaldum in what has been Klopp’s first-choice midfield trio as a general rule this season, with the captain set to turn into the 6th player to show up for Liverpool.

The front three of Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane will hope to benefit from Man City missing some key defensive players, and the last has been in particularly great type recently with 17 goals from his last 17 league games at Anfield.

Kick-Off Time: Nov 10, 2019 at 4.30pm UK

Liverpool predicted lineup:
Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Lovren, Van Dijk, Robertson; Henderson, Fabinho, Wijnaldum; Salah, Firmino, Mane

Man City predicted lineup:
Bravo; Walker, Otamendi, Fernandinho, Mendy; De Bruyne, Gundogan, Bernardo; Mahrez, Aguero, Sterling

Head To Head

For all of Man City’s strength of English football in ongoing seasons, they have still found Anfield an intense nut to open.

Liverpool are unbeaten in their last 16 top-flight home games against Sunday’s rivals – a run which stretches back to 2003 and is City’s longest winless streak away from home in the Premier League against any adversary.

The 2003 triumph was something of an inconsistency as well, with that their solitary triumph in their last 28 alliance visits to Anfield.

Guardiola is winless here in four past visits with City over all rivalries, despite the fact that they have just lost one of their last five Premier League meetings with Liverpool home or away and could win consecutive top-flight matches against the Reds without precedent for a long time.

With respect to the two managers, Guardiola has lost seven of his 17 games against Klopp in all rivalries – a larger number of annihilations than he has endured against some other boss.

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