Liverpool @ Manchester City
Current Records: Liverpool 28-1-2; Manchester City 20-8-3
What to Know
The new Premier League champ Liverpool is headed to Etihad Stadium to take on last season’s champ Manchester City with hopes of sweeping the series. They will face off against one another at 3:15 p.m. ET on Thursday. Man City might have trouble getting on the scoreboard: Liverpool has boasted a defense that allows only 0.68 goals per game.
The Reds kept a clean sheet against Crystal Palace last Wednesday and took the game 4-0. That four-point margin ties the team best for Liverpool on the season.
Meanwhile, Man City lost 2-1 to Chelsea.
Liverpool’s victory lifted them to 28-1-2 (first place with 86 points) while Manchester City’s loss dropped them down to 20-8-3 (second place with 63 points). With that win, Liverpool clinched the 2019-2020 Premier League title for the first time since its 1992 inception and guaranteed themselves a place in the UEFA Champions League group stage.
How To Watch
- Who: Manchester City vs. Liverpool
- When: Thursday at 3:15 p.m. ET
- Where: Etihad Stadium
- Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
- Follow: CBS Sports App