It would be a huge upset if second-bottom Watford stop Liverpool. They have lost the past four meetings, conceding 15 times and failing to score a single goal. Asked for the secret of Liverpool’s success, Reds defender Virgil van Dijk said: “Not being nervous, that is the main thing. … [Read more...] about Premier League: Liverpool eye record-breaking win as top-four battle heats up
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However, Dean Smith's men will remember their play-off success at Wembley last season, knowing their best chance of lifting the trophy will come through breaking up City's passing game (easier said than done) and looking to surprise Pep Guardiola's men from a set piece. … [Read more...] about Preview: Carabao Cup, League share billing this weekend in England
When Manchester City and Liverpool last met in the Premier League, a fixture usually bulging with goals failed to live up to its billing as the most entertaining in English soccer. A 0-0 draw at Anfield in October left a worldwide audience somewhat underwhelmed. Expect a return to normal when the two meet again on Thursday with so much more riding on the result. Liverpool on top Now it's different as Liverpool leads second-placed Tottenham by six points and City by seven. Liverpool is not only unbeaten and on a nine-match winning run, 4-0 over Newcastle and 5-1 over Arsenal. City manager Pep Guardiola's proclamation that if his side drops points it would leave the title race "finished" suggests the champions will go all out for a win at Etihad Stadium. With its dynamic front three of Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino, Liverpool is never more dangerous than on the counterattack. So, a City side going for broke against a Liverpool team looking to hit on the break … [Read more...] about TITLE SHOWDONE?