Jurgen Klopp: Kompany Should Have Been Sent Off

Manchester City beat Liverpool to pull back into the Premier League title race

The Premier League's two-week holiday slate concludes with the biggest match of them all.

Jurgen Klopp's side saw their unbeaten start to the top-flight season ended at the Etihad Stadium thanks to goals from Sergio Aguero and Leroy Sane.

But parity lasted just eight minutes as Sane fired City's victor off the post, leaving Liverpool to come to terms with their first league defeat since May 6.

"It's still in Liverpool's hands, but our performance was beyond anything else I've ever witnessed", City captain Vincent Kompany said.

Even a draw, which would have left Liverpool seven points clear, would have been something of a footballing Everest for City and Tottenham to climb to finish on top.

"I didn't think it would be possible".

While the triumvirate of Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino is capable of winning the English top-flight on their own, if Liverpool can add significant strength in depth to their attacking line-up, then that could seal Liverpool's first ever Premier League crown.

However, they came up against a City side desperate to peg back the Merseysiders in the race for the title.

IPhone owner considers legal action after alleged explosion
However, it seems Apple's super-premium smartphone isn't without its issues. In addition, a smoke with colors between yellow and green began to emerge.

Border Patrol, migrants clash at border
However, an Associated Press photographer said they saw rocks thrown only after United States agents fired the tear gas. Trump is now locked in a fight with congressional Democrats over funding for the border wall that he wants to build.

Partial US Government Shutdown in 11th Day, as Border Wall Dispute Lingers
That bill would fund Homeland Security through February 8 at current levels, which does not include money for a border wall. In an interview with the Los Angeles Times published on Sunday, Kelly said , "To be honest, it's not a wall".

"I am proud of them (the players), but not just today".

"Everyone knows Fernandinho is important for us", Sane explained after the win. Every team studies how we play, especially in the Premier League and we know how hard it is to play this way.

I'm still not not sure how it happened, but Stones then managed to react quickly and clear the ball off the line, nutmegging Salah in the process.

Not when Klopp reflected on the four-point lead over City having now twice played the team that has won the title three times since 2012.

So far, City have the best record in games against the top clubs - in six fixtures they have four wins although they did lose to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. What kind of reaction do we want to see? But now with this result, boy could we be in for something special.

"You just have to keep going and bounce back and that is something we are definitely going to do".

Liverpool are next in action on Monday night at Wolverhampton Wanderers in the third round of the FA Cup.

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top China's Lunar Landing May Mean Potatoes And Flowers Grow On The Moon
Jan 04, 2019 - 20:18
But because the moon spins on its axis at exactly the same rate as it orbits Earth, one side remains permanently out of view. This also explains why there are so much more craters on the far side - they haven't been covered by basaltic eruptions.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Apple cites China as it cuts forecast
Jan 04, 2019 - 20:16
Cook acknowledges that China, in particular, is becoming a problem. "There's no strong case to buy the latest iPhones at all". As Cook noted, government-reported GDP growth during the September quarter was the second lowest in the last 25 years.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top US fired tear gas into Mexico early on New Years Day
Jan 04, 2019 - 20:15
President Trump, top Democrats and top Republicans appear no closer to building bridges as Mr. It affected the migrants, including women and children, as well as members of the press.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Saoirse Ronan to present at Golden Globes
Jan 04, 2019 - 19:44
Oldman won the Golden Globe previous year for best performance by an actor in a motion picture for "Darkest Hour". Andy Samberg and Sandrah Oh discussed how much political content there would be at the Golden Globes .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Netflix warns against doing 'Bird Box' meme challenge
Jan 04, 2019 - 19:33
Need cord cutting tech support? Some people loved the film so much it became apart of their Christmas festivities. The challenge is unsafe not only to the one that is blindfolded but also to the people around him.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Donald Trump lacks character in leading 'divided nation', claims Mitt Romney
Jan 03, 2019 - 01:30
But Romney said that once in Congress, he intends to defy Trump should he say any hateful, racist, or dishonest comments. Jeff Flake , who clashed with Trump but ultimately opted to leave office after Trump's base in his state abandoned him.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Charging Liverpool challenge Man City to prove their greatness
Jan 03, 2019 - 01:17
In the last decade, only two sides who were leading at Christmas failed to win the league-both were Liverpool . He said: "For us, we don't go there to take Man City out of the race, we go there for a Premier League game".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Pelosi: We're Giving 'Nothing for the Wall'
Jan 03, 2019 - 01:16
The Democrats have sworn he will " never " get any of it. "We have given the Republicans a chance to take yes for an answer". But with Trump dug in over the $5 billion he wants to build the wall, the shutdown could drag on.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Antonio Brown Skipped Practice Most of Last Week After Dispute With Teammate
Jan 03, 2019 - 01:15
After walking out of Wednesday's practice ahead of the 2018 regular-season finale, Brown was inactive against the Bengals on Sunday.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Kim Jong Un warns 'Washington not to test North Korean's patience'
Jan 03, 2019 - 01:04
Last year, President Trump temporarily suspended those exercises to move along negotiations. North Korea has ceased its provocative ballistic missile tests in recent months.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Serena Williams takes on Roger Federer in legendary mixed doubles clash
Jan 02, 2019 - 02:58
Williams led 4-1 in the first set before Bencic fought back to win the next five games. "It was definitely a relief". Williams and Federer served strongly and were unable to return any of each other's serves in the first set.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Leaving Pentagon, Mattis urges workers to 'keep faith' in US
Jan 02, 2019 - 02:57
Mattis, known as "Mad Dog Mattis" during his time as a Marine, served more than four decades in the military and headed the U.S. Mattis, in a resignation letter seen as a rebuke of Trump's foreign policy, set a departure date of February 28.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Dallas Stars to host 2020 NHL Winter Classic outdoor game
Jan 02, 2019 - 02:56
This will mark the second regular-season outdoor game for the Avalanche, whose opponent has yet to be announced. The weekend will feature several hockey-themed events, including the All-Stars Skills competition.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Kim calls for more Korea talks with Moon in new year
Jan 02, 2019 - 02:26
Kim had previously promised to be the first North Korean leader to travel to South Korea for a summit, according to Moon's office. Moon's tweet included photos of the top part of the letter, which began with: "Dear your excellency President Moon Jae-in".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Kader Khan`s death: Amitabh Bachchan, Anil Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor tweet condolences
Jan 02, 2019 - 01:38
He had developed breathing issues and the doctors had reportedly transferred him from regular ventilator to BiPAP ventilator. Kader Khan describes his meeting with Manmohan Desai, the director of " Roti ", in an interview with Connie Haham in 2007.