In what is definitely going to be the Premier league match of the week, Liverpool and Manchester City are set to lock horns this Sunday in a mouthwatering clash.The game which is scheduled to kick-off by 16:30 West Africa Standard time will mark the 49th meeting between these two sides in the top flight since 1992.
Ahead of the crunch clash, take a look at Manchester City's last five visits to Anfield and how they fared.
1- Liverpool 1 vs 4 Manchester City (7th February 2021)
The last time City visited Anfield, a second half brace from IIkay Gundogan coupled with goals from Raheem Sterling and Phil Foden was the difference as Liverpool fell to a 4-1 defeat in their own turf.
2- Liverpool 3 vs 1 Manchester City (10 November 2019)
A Bernardo Silva's 78th minute strike was merely a consolation as the Reds proved too strong for the Citizens.
3- Liverpool 0 vs 0 Manchester City (7 October 2018)
Despite both sides coming close, neither were able to break the deadlock and eventually had to settle for a share of the points.
4- Liverpool 4 vs 3 Manchester City (14 January 2018)
Liverpool became the first team to defeat Manchester City in the league this season after hanging on to claim a pulsating 4-3 victory at Anfield.
5- Liverpool 1 vs 0 Manchester City (31 December 2016)
A superb first half header from Georgina Wijnaldum proved crucial as Liverpool held on to for a 1-0 win over the Citizens.
The above statistics reveals that Manchester City's record at Anfield hasn't been very decent with three defeats and a draw in their last five meetings. However, with both sides looking to build momentum going forward, will it be the Reds or the Citizens who comes out top this Sunday?
Kindly share your predictions in the comment section;
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Statistics credit: Premierleague.com
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