Things went downhill for Liverpool after Sergio Aguero’s 24th-minute opener. Just before half-time Sadio Mane saw red for a high challenge on City goalkeeper Ederson and the home side took full advantage. Two goals apiece from Gabriel Jesus and Leroy Sane secured City’s biggest win over Liverpool in 80 years.
Friday, January 12, 2018
The Reds are bidding to keep their top four hopes alive while the visitors are looking to continue their unbeaten run and seemingly unstoppable charge towards the title.
They are the two highest-scoring teams in the top-flight – plundering 114 goals between them – and it’s all set to be one of the games of the season.
To get you in the mood, here’s five previous high-scoring games between the sides…