Manchester City welcome the newly crowned champions, Liverpool, to the Etihad this Thursday evening. They will give Liverpool the guard of honour before Thursday’s game.

MAN CITY TEAM NEWS

Team to play Liverpool: Ederson; Walker, Garcia, Laporte, Mendy; De Bruyne, Rodri, Gundogan; Foden, Jesus, Sterling

Subs: Bravo, Stones, Zinchenko, B.Silva, D.Silva, Mahrez, Cancelo, Otamendi, Doyle


LIVERPOOL TEAM NEWS

Team to play Man City: Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Gomez, Van Dijk, Robertson; Henderson, Fabinho, Wijnaldum; Salah, Firmino, Mane

Subs: Adrian, Milner, Keita, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Minamino, Origi, Jones, Elliott, Williams

1 min

HERE WE GO! Both teams take a knee ahead of kick-off.

4 min

Salah meets the direct ball directly to Ederson, who comes off his line and then drops to Mane who tries to reverse.

9 min

Foden tries to cut back inside Robertson but takes too long.

15 min

De Bruyne picks up the ball and rolls one through for Jesus, but for the second time he went too early. 

20 min

Salah cuts inside off the right and gets his head up but rockets back off the post.

23 min

PENALTY TO CITY!!

GOAL! MAN CITY 1-0 LIVERPOOL (De Bruyne pen, 25)

30 min

De Bruyne picks out Jesus but he twists and turns into the area as Alisson watches the ball into the side netting.

GOAL! MAN CITY 2-0 LIVERPOOL (Sterling, 35)

41 min

Mendy takes his time over a throw in, and gets a booking him.

GOAL! MAN CITY 3-0 LIVERPOOL (Foden, 45)

HT: MAN CITY 3-0 LIVERPOOL

46 min

Oxlade-Chamberlain is on replacing Gomez.

50 min

Sterling gets to within about 15 yards and his deflected effort loops inches past the post.

56 min

Alexander-Arnold steps up and whips one low to Ederson’s right and it curls inches past the post.

SUB! Mahrez is on for Jesus.

GOAL! MAN CITY 4-0 LIVERPOOL (Sterling, 66)

73 min

SUB! Cancelo replaces Walker.

77 min

SUBS! B.Silva and Otamendi are on. Sterling – is off, as it Laporte.

85 min

SUB! Minamino replaces Mané.

90 min

Four minutes added on.

90 + 4 min

NO GOAL! MAN CITY 5-0 LIVERPOOL (Mahrez, 90+4) The ball accidentally flicked off Foden’s hand before Mahrez charged through.

FT: MAN CITY 5-0 LIVERPOOL


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