Premier League leaders Liverpool are looking to deal a new blow to Manchester City, who are looking to retain the Premier League title when they meet at 6:30 pm Sunday at Anfield at the top of the 12th round.
The Reds are looking to win in today’s game to extend the gap with Manchester City to 9 points, where the team offers a wonderful season with 31 points out of 33, draw with Manchester United, while trailing Manchester City by six points because of unexpected losses to Norwich City next to Wolverhampton respectively.
Liverpool know that defeat in today’s game may be the first step in the start of the journey to lose the dream of winning the Premier League title after a 30-year absence. Al-Samawi narrowed the gap to 4 points at the time and City continued their march towards winning the title for the second time in a row.
Manchester City, meanwhile, are looking to reap the three points to tighten the screws on Liverpool, despite the difficult task ahead in the “Anfield”, amid the absence of goalkeeper Ederson due to injury, along with defenders Emeric Laport and Ukrainian Oleksandr Zinchenko for the same reason, while suffering Spanish playmaker David Silva He has a muscle problem with his thigh and doubts about his participation in today’s game.
Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp has announced that Jordan Henderson and Virgil van Dijk will be available for the match against Manchester City, while Joel Matip, Shakiri and Klein are still missing.
Start date: 10. Nov 2019, 18:30
Referee: Michael Oliver, England