Liverpool v Manchester City: match preview

Jürgen Klopp starts life without Philippe Coutinho against Manchester City, which is hardly ideal, but Liverpool could still have the quality to upset the league leaders

Jürgen Klopp starts life without Philippe Coutinho with a request that Anfield forgets the departed Brazilian and concentrates on avenging September’s 5-0 defeat at the Etihad Stadium instead. A key date in the season for both clubs, he says. “City used the momentum and we suffered,” the Liverpool manager said. “We should try to draw a different picture.” Klopp’s side have the form to threaten the league leader’s unbeaten start to the season, having not lost themselves in 13 league games, and...