Pep Guardiola’s men hope to close the gap on league leaders Arsenal as they host Jurgen Klopp’s Reds.
Team news Newcastle's Anthony Gordon faces a late fitness test as he looks to return to action. Eddie Howe will also have Sven Botman, Nick Pope and Allan Saint-Maximin at his disposal for Sunday's game.
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Prolific striker Erling Haaland was not part of Manchester City's squad to play Liverpool on Saturday after failing to recover from a groin injury. The Norway international, who has scored 42 goals in all competitions this season, had to withdraw from his country's European Championship qualifiers against Spain and Georgia last week because of the problem. “He is not fit. He doesn’t feel proper," City manager Pep Guardiola said ahead of the game. "It is not a big issue