It’s by no means a crisis but Liverpool are now three games without a win, meaning Sunday’s match against champions Manchester City is now even more important. After all, when does a bad run of form become the norm?
The Premier League leaders travel to Anfield looking to put space between themselves and the Reds.
Jürgen Klopp’s men had the upper hand in games against Pep Guardiola’s side last season, winning three of the four they played, as well as nicking a win in the International Champions Cup at the start of this campaign.
Last season’s Champions League runners-up will be confident they have the ability to pick up all three points on Sunday but, after a gruelling match in Naples, the Liverpool boss has some big decisions to make.
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