- ESPN Insider Notebook: Possible Solskjaer replacements It was honours even at the Etihad on Sunday as title contenders Liverpool and Manchester City played out a 1-1 draw in a fiercely contested game. "We were really good and dangerous. Perhaps this is not the best game to make overly dramatic judgements on. (1:08). He received the ball with his back to the goal and turned around Joel Matip before hitting the ball past Alisson. © 2020 ABG-SI LLC. More Details. It’s impossible, of course, to say that Alexander-Arnold would not have suffered his injury had he not been playing two games a week consistently since the season began in September, but soft tissue strains are usually the result of fatigue. It opened on 15 September 1830 between the Lancashire towns of Liverpool and Manchester in England. Craig Burley explains why Manchester United and Liverpool's contest was like a boring chess match. Returns exclude Bet Credits stake. 06/02/21 – Liverpool vs Manchester City (Premier League) 13/02/21 – Leicester vs Liverpool (Premier League) *FA Cup fourth round ties weekend commencing January 23. Liverpool U23s endured a difficult afternoon as they were beaten 7-2 by Manchester City in Premier League 2 on Saturday. "Everyone is finding it difficult to know where to put their arms hopefully the refs can look at it and it shouldn't be given in both games.". (CNN) Kevin de Bruyne missed a penalty as Manchester City and Premier League champion Liverpool shared a 1-1 draw on Sunday at the Etihad Stadium. Liverpool Liverpool. • City rue penalty miss in Liverpool draw Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. It was Liverpool's turn to call for a handball on the hour mark when Jota's shot appeared to hit the arm of Joao Cancelo. All Rights Reserved. Northwestern guard Boo Buie led all scorers on Sunday night with 30 points on 9-15 shooting. Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola on BT Sport: "Congratulations to my team for this game and finishing first.We played to win, we didn't concede a … Getting this season completed could come at a serious cost. • COVID-19: Italy name 41-man squad We know plenty of Jets fans are sick over Sunday's outcome. Total Shots 7 On Target 2 Blocked 1 Wide 4 Total Shots 7 10. SPORTS ILLUSTRATED is a registered trademark of ABG-SI LLC. Burley: Man City and Liverpool 'canceled each other out' (1:08), Man City, Liverpool draw shows Prem wide open, Klopp backs Solskjaer over fixtures schedule, Henderson 8/10, Salah 7/10 as Liverpool settle for draw with City, Gabriel Jesus gets 7/10 as up and down form continues. 12.02pm EST 12:02 GOAL! Liverpool faces off against Manchester City in our eighth game of the 2020-21 season today. Referee Craig Pawson awarded a second penalty on 40 minutes when VAR replays showed that a De Bruyne cross had hit the outstretched arm of Joe Gomez. With all respects to Manchester City, Liverpool are probably the best team in England in the last two seasons and that continues to show this season. Cameron Jordan was ejected early in the fourth quarter of the Saints' 32-29 loss to the Chiefs for throwing a punch at a Kansas City offensive lineman. Given how far Gomez was from De Bruyne, it may even have been a penalty under the old interpretation, although the arm was extended as he checked his running motion rather than through any deliberate attempt to make himself bigger. 56.2% HT 43.8%. Manchester Locations of the cities, in England The two cities of Liverpool and Manchester, some 35 miles (56 km) apart in North West England, are connected in many ways, but also have a historic rivalry in sporting and other senses. 90'+4' Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) wins a free kick in the attacking half. Manchester City’s biggest test of the early season has arrived in the form of Liverpool. However, the home side will be left to rue missed chances after Kevin De Bruyne failed to convert a penalty in the first-half. Given it began the day with a five-point lead over its most likely challenger for the title (albeit having played a game more), and given it had lost its previous three league games at the Etihad, a 1–1 draw probably suited Liverpool more than it did Manchester City. "Both teams played on an incredible energy level to close the other team down and use the few opportunities. The first half was extraordinarily frenetic. Plus, Mahomes closes out Saints, Darius Leonard saves Christmas, Trubisky has Bears back in it, and more. Trent Alexander-Arnold was forced off moments later after he pulled up with a calf problem while chasing Sterling and Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp confirmed after the game he would miss England's upcoming Nations League games. Scan tomorrow and then we will see," he said. Historique des confrontations entre Liverpool et Manchester City Pronostic : Liverpool - Manchester City Connectez-vous pour voir les pronostics des internautes ! As the pace dropped in the final minutes and both sides apparently settled for a draw, that perhaps was the broader narrative: Liverpool had set City a problem that took it unawares, but by the end it had found a solution. It was also nice to see a returning Gabriel Jesus get a goal in his first start in months. Liverpool ends the day a point behind Leicester City at the top of the table, while Manchester City remains in the bottom half, although a win in its game in hand would lift it level with Chelsea in fifth. Kyle Walker has been in excellent form this season, but his propensity for making reckless mistakes resurfaced as he caught Sadio Mane with his knee. Liverpool ends the day a point behind Leicester City at the top of the table, while Manchester City remains in the bottom half, although a win … For the first time in 12 years, the NFL playoff field won't include the Patriots. The cities are sometimes considered parts of a large polynuclear metropolitan area or megalopolis. Last season's top two played out an intriguing encounter at Etihad Stadium that ended with a Premier League point apiece. Match ends, Manchester City 1, Liverpool 1. Despite sending Alisson the wrong way, however, De Bruyne dragged the penalty wide of the goal and the game remained level going into the break. Steve Nicol explains why there are no conclusions to be drawn from Man United's 6-2 win vs. Leeds. Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson said after the game that he didn't feel like the rules were clear for players. A moment of poor decision-making from Kyle Walker saw Liverpool awarded the early penalty -- the 40th one to be awarded in the Premier League this season -- on 11 minutes after he stuck a leg across Sadio Mane who fell to the ground. Manchester City did enough to get a win against Liverpool, but two key mistakes cost them two massive points. One where Ruben Dias and Ederson really stood out. But still, the exhaustion of both sides by the end must be a concern just two months into the season. "To be fair to the referees, the game before [Leicester vs. Wolves] they have been consistent with it," he added. The result means Liverpool miss an opportunity to go top of the table while City stay in the bottom half in 11th position heading into the international break. Time limits and T&Cs apply. This remains a fascinatingly compact table. Manchester City 1 — Gabriel Jesus (31’). See which underclassmen have declared for the 2021 NFL Draft. • Rashford welcomes another gov. Liverpool dropped back into a more consistent 4-4-2 and lost the verticality that had characterized its play in the first half. It was an extraordinary gamble from Klopp, even by his standards, but it clearly unsettled City. An inside forward who joined Manchester City in 1928, he played at Maine Road for eight years before moving to Liverpool in an £8000 deal towards the end of the 1935 – 36 season. Heading into Manchester City’s first true test of the season, three points would be massive as this team needed to send a message that they have found consistency once again. Is this a blip on the radar or the end of the run? This win and how the season has gone in these early days for Liverpool FC prove they are in an elite bracket that must still be caught up with by many of the other big six, especially Manchester City. However, his arm was judged to have been closer to his body than that of Gomez's in the first-half and no penalty was awarded. But the bigger story may be the way the game dwindled, after a thrill-a-minute first half, to something far more cautious. Who will benefit most over the course of the Premier League season? Manchester City 1-1 Liverpool: Watch extended highlights. 12.22pm EST 12:22 Half time: Manchester City 1-1 Liverpool; 12.13pm EST 12:13 DE BRUYNE MISSES THE PENALTY! "He will be out of England. Mohamed Salah converted the penalty. 90'+5' Second Half ends, Manchester City 1, Liverpool 1. Frank Leboeuf explains how Leicester completely nullified Spurs' attack in a 2-0 win for the Foxes. An early penalty from Mohamed Salah gave Liverpool the lead but a moment of individual skill from Gabriel Jesus brought City back into the game. De Bruyne, though, dragged his kick wide of the left-hand post—the first penalty in the Premier League to miss the target entirely since Riyad Mahrez blazed over against Liverpool in October 2018. Although the 2018–2019 season, Liverpool created a very attractive championship race with Manchester City themselves and as a result the Manchester City team won because of sub-index. • Klopp backs Solskjaer over fixtures schedule The loss of Alexander-Arnold didn’t help but equally City should take credit for how it took control of the game. "There's some big … I thought it was a top, top, top game. Trevor Sinclair believes the Manchester derby is a bigger deal for Man United than it is for City, who care more about their rivalry with Liverpool these days. Min odds, bet, and payment method exclusions apply. The end-to-end nature of the game continued with the restart and in-form Diogo Jota forced Ederson into a save on 50 minutes after the keeper initially failed to clear Salah's shot. Manchester City are set to let talented youngster Jayden Braaf (hailed the next Jadon Sancho) leave less than a year after the youngster committed his future to the club, reports the Daily Mail. - Dawson: Man City, Liverpool draw shows Prem wide open Liverpool 1 — Mohamed Salah (13’ PEN). Aston Villa manager Dean Smith was the first non-big six manager to disagree with the views of his Liverpool and Manchester City counterparts on subs. As it turned out, to widespread surprise, he picked both, setting up nit in his usual 4-3-3 but a 4-2-4 that became a 4-4-2 out of possession. The obvious risk of the Liverpool system was the loss of a body in the middle of midfield. The slight surprise was that City didn’t exploit that more, testament to how well Mane and Jota performed their wide roles. With the Premier League title race appearing to be wide open, Manchester City will need to make a statement in their first clash against Liverpool this season at home. The England forward tried to struggle on but had lost his balance and it was hard to avoid the sense that the whistle would have blown had he gone down. But after 31 minutes, Walker found space wide on the right behind Mane. Manchester City's Portuguese midfielder Bernardo Silva (L) and Liverpool's Portuguese striker Diogo Jota (R) embrace at the end of the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north … Walker fed him and the Belgian fed Gabriel Jesus who turned brilliantly before poking his finish past Alisson. The second half was, understandably, a little cagier. By the modern interpretation of the law, Craig Pawson was right to give a penalty as De Bruyne’s cross hit Joe Gomez’s hand. The Liverpool and Manchester Railway (L&MR) was the first inter-city railway in the world. Georgino Wijnaldum raced across to close him down but by doing so left Kevin De Bruyne in space. Liverpool's hopes of returning to the Premier League summit were frustrated as they fought out a high-quality draw at Manchester City, who paid a heavy price for Kevin de Bruyne's missed penalty. For players it is harsh, I feel for defenders running back for the pace that Kevin De Bruyne cross, it is hard for him to get out of the way. Salah stepped up to take the spot-kick and while he failed to send Ederson the wrong way, he did guide the penalty into the far left corner and out of the City keeper's reach. There was little doubt it was a penalty, but City’s players were incensed no free-kick had been awarded a few seconds earlier for a nudge by Diego Jota on Raheem Sterling. The question in the build-up had been whether Jürgen Klopp would prefer Diogo Jota or Roberto Firmino. We're collating a league table of overturned VAR decisions. Welcome to your quick recap. That was probably in part tactical, but there was also evident tiredness on both sides, something exemplified by Trent Alexander-Arnold suffering a calf injury midway through the second half. Watch extended highlights, reaction and more from Liverpool's 1-1 draw with Manchester City on LFCTV GO now. Just before the break Kevin De Bruyne missed a penalty after Joe Gomez had handled in the box and Jesus missed a header after the break and the game ended in a 1-1 draw. • Juventus stunned by late Lazio strike The result was an extraordinarily open first half in which Liverpool had the initial advantage, finding angles and exposing the back of City’s midfield, which has been an issue for several months now. There were moments we played too many long balls. Jesus gave City a deserved equaliser on 31 minutes. Liverpool drew first blood on 13 minutes thanks to a Mo Salah penalty before Gabriel Jesus levelled just past the half-hour. WHAT HAPPENED? Last season Man City lost two key players to long-term injuries in Leroy Sane, who has left for Bayern Munich, and Aymeric Laporte. Ruben Dias and Aymeric Laporte are beginning to look like a very accomplished central defensive pairing. New York advanced to 1–13 in 2020 with Sunday's win over the Rams. • Russia captain dropped over video leak. Sam Allardyce's first game in charge of West Bromwich Albion ended in a 3-0 defeat to local rivals Aston Villa at The Hawthorns. He played out the rest of his playing career at Anfield, before the Second World War … But for the rest of us, their first win of the season should be celebrated. Manchester City are settling for a hard fought draw in their latest fixture, against Liverpool. LFC. - Stream FC Daily on ESPN+. Coming off of the high of five wins across all competitions … The match starts at 17:30 on 8 November 2020. When Manchester City and Liverpool walk out at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday it will be almost exactly a year to the day since last season’s reverse fixture, a 3-1 Liverpool … Manchester City Vs Liverpool Stats. Manchester City's Riyad Mahrez celebrates his hat-trick with the match ball after the match (Source: Reuters) Liverpool were held to a 1-1 draw at Brighton after conceding a VAR-inspired stoppage-time penalty while Riyad Mahrez scored a hat-trick in Manchester City’s 5-0 crushing of Burnley in the Premier League on Saturday. City, briefly, was dominant and 10 minutes later it was afforded the perfect opportunity to take the lead. Man United trounced Leeds to move third in the table, and matches against Leicester and Wolves will reveal whether they're legit title challengers. • Kane scores 150th Prem goal in Spurs win Kevin De Bruyne put a first-half penalty wide as Manchester City failed to close the gap on Liverpool following a lively 1-1 draw at the Etihad Stadium. We were ready to make little passes. Vous aurez ainsi accès à la répartition des pronos 1N2 du match entre Liverpool et Manchester City. ESPN It was honours even at the Etihad on Sunday as title contenders Liverpool and Manchester City played out a 1-1 draw in a fiercely contested game. In this compressed season, fatigue could be a major factor. U-turn Liverpool's dominance, Manchester City's struggles and Dominic Calvert-Lewin's amazing goal scoring run leads the Premier League's top gameweek 9 storylines. But that’s part of a wider conversation about why so many players are so ready to go down: City had plenty of time to regroup and Walker did foul Mane. The rain poured down from start to finish and the pitch was, at least by modern standards, heavy. A great night of wrestling at WWE's TLC was overshadowed by a ridiculous finish in the main event. ESPN It was honours even at the Etihad on Sunday as title contenders Liverpool and … Possession % 54.7%. Time to time we just wanted to get rid of the ball. ", Min deposit £5 and 1x settled bet requirement to release Bet Credits. Raheem Sterling had a chance to draw the side's level on 25 minutes when he forced a good save from Alisson with a right-footed shot. And this was, at least in the first half, a fascinating game. "They are going to the letter of the law. Follow the Premier League live Football match between Manchester City and Liverpool with Eurosport. So, who do Liverpool, Manchester City, Spurs, Chelsea, Manchester United or Arsenal - who remain the established Big Six clubs of the Premier League, despite some enduring poor (or … The game slowed as the rain continued to fall in Manchester and neither side managed to find a winner. Manchester City Manchester City. Manchester City and Liverpool meet in the first blockbuster match in the Premier League this season. Barry Lewtas’ side, who had moved to the top of the table last weekend, were three goals behind at the interval in Kirkby. A brace from Anwar El Ghazi and a second-half Bertrand Traore strike gave Aston Villa a 3-0 win over West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League. Match Stats. 45.3%. "It was an interesting game, a lot of tactical stuff on the pitch," Klopp added after the game.