Manchester City’s unbeaten start to the premier league ended on Sunday with a loss to Liverpool at Anfield. Liverpool beat Manchester City 4-3 in a match that can be tagged as the game of the season.
Pep Guardiola’s men came into the game 15 points clear at the top and not losing a game in their previous 22 fixtures. Liverpool were fourth on the log after winning their last two games before the clash with city. However, Liverpool took the lead after Alex Oxlade Chamberlain drove past defenders and struck a thunderous shot past Ederson. Leroy Sane equalized for the visitors just minutes before the break.
Liverpool raced into a three goal lead with goals from Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mane and Mohammed Sallah all scored. However, Manchester City almost leveled things up with goals from Bernado Silva and Ikay Gundogan. Jurgen Klopp’s men were resilient which earned them a memorable victory for Liverpool fans.
Jurgen Klopp Speaks On Liverpool Victory Over Manchester City
Liverpool boss, Jorgen Klopp describes his side’s 4-3 win over Manchester City on Sunday as a nice commercial for the premier
league. Liverpool ended Pep Guardiola’s 22 match unbeaten run in a pulsating game at Anfield.
” I am really excited about it, I really respect the quality of my opponent.You can see how hard they fought. The game was a difficult one but am glad my team won. The Anfield manager further stated “It was a great game to watch with how both teams threw everything on the pitch. The wind made it a little bit tricky sometimes.
“it’s a nice commercial for Premier league football and the entire world was watching it. This why people love to watch the game because of moments like this. Klopp told reporters after the game.