Liverpool have had an indifferent start to the English Premier League season and face their toughest test yet in Manchester City.

Liverpool have had an indifferent start to the English Premier League season and face their toughest test yet in Manchester City.

The reds come into the game in 11th place with 10 points after their most recent 3-2 loss to league leaders Arsenal.

Man City are in 2nd place with 23 points, one behind the Gunners, following their 4-0 demolition of Southampton.

For the past five years, the Premier League title race has almost always come down to a two-horse battle between Liverpool and Man City.

Liverpool welcome Man City to Anfield with their unbeaten home record for 2022-23 still intact.

City travel to Anfield on a three-game Premier League winning run – scoring a whopping 13 goals in those 270 minutes of football.

Pep Guardiola’s side are currently on a 22-match away unbeaten streak in the league and are on a revenge mission after losing the Community Shield to their opponents.

Can Liverpool come alive and get only their 3rd win of the campaign? Make your predictions here.

What time does Liverpool vs Man City start?

The game kicks off at 6:30pm Kenyan time at Anfield.

Liverpool vs Man City team news

Luis Diaz, Joel Matip, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Naby Keita and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain remain out of contention for Liverpool.

Andy Robertson came off the bench in the Champions League and is tipped to replace Kostas Tsimikas.

Mohamed Salah is fresh off the fastest UCL hat-trick and will start alongside Roberto Firmino and Diogo Jota up front.

For the visitors, Ruben Dias and Manuel Akanji will return with Joao Cancelo and Nathan Ake filling the other spots.

Phil Foden and Bernardo Silva will return to the starting line-up for the visitors with Erling Haaland leading the attacking line.

Liverpool vs Man City head to head

The hosts have won 25 times from the 54 games played between the two teams, compared to City’s 10 victories.

The remaining 19 have resulted in a draw.

Liverpool vs Man City current form

The reds have lost once in their last 5 games, winning 3 times and sharing the spoils in one.

Meanwhile, Man City are unbeaten and have won 4 games in that run.

Liverpool vs Man City prediction

This is arguably the biggest game in the EPL calendar and we should expect goals from either side. Though a draw could be the most likely outcome.

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