Manchester Metropolis welcome rivals Liverpool to the Etihad Stadium at this time in what may very well be a Premier League title decider.
Pep Guardiola has known as Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool his “greatest rival” and hardest opponent in administration and the Reds have received 10 video games in a row to shut the hole to the leaders to only one level.
Defending champions Metropolis had been 14 factors clear at one stage in January however have dwelling benefit. The final time they hosted Liverpool in entrance of followers was within the 2018-19 season, when a 2-1 win in January proved pivital in a title race that was determined by one level.
The usual each groups have set ensures the stakes are even larger this time round with the assembly coming within the title run-in, and with each groups combating on a number of fronts this season as Liverpool chase the quadruple and Metropolis goal to win the treble.
Right here’s every little thing it is advisable know earlier than the match at this time.
When is Manchester Metropolis vs Liverpool?
The match will kick off at 4:30pm BST on Sunday 10 April.
How can I watch it on-line and on TV?
It is going to be proven stay on Sky Sports activities Essential Occasion and Premier League, with protection of the sport ranging from 4pm. In the event you’re not a Sky buyer you possibly can seize a NOWTV Day Cross right here to look at with no subscription.
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Manchester Metropolis have just one damage absence, though it’s a key one within the form of Ruben Dias. Kyle Walker, Phil Foden and Jack Grealish might come into the beginning group from Tuesday’s win over Atletico Madrid.
Jurgen Klopp has mentioned Liverpool have a fully-fit squad and expects everybody to be out there for the journey to Metropolis. Fabinho has recovered from the minimize to the pinnacle he suffered within the win towards Benfica on Tuesday and is “positive”. Joel Matip might exchange Ibrahima Konate from Tuesday’s group whereas Jordan Henderson will probably exchange Naby Keita in midfield.
The type of Liverpool’s forwards poses Klopp a range headache for his beginning entrance three. Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane will certainly begin however Luis Diaz, Diogo Jota and Roberto Firmino have all impressed in current video games.
Manchester Metropolis: Ederson; Walker, Stones, Laporte, Cancelo; Rodri, De Bruyne, Bernardo; Grealish, Foden, Mahrez
Liverpool: Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Van Dijk, Robertson; Fabinho, Henderson, Thiago; Salah, Mane, Diaz
Manchester Metropolis: Evens
Manchester Metropolis have such a very good report when scoring first and it looks like a gap aim for the hosts may very well be decisive, in contrast to when Liverpool took the lead twice at Anfield earlier this season. Kevin De Bruyne is the in-form Metropolis participant however for Liverpool the return of Trent Alexander-Arnold, who missed the reverse fixture, may very well be key. We may very well be set for a thriller determined by attacking brilliance. Manchester Metropolis 2-2 Liverpool