City probably asked more questions than Liverpool and such was their quality on the ball, they always looked in control and had Riyad Mahrez not missed his 86th minute penalty kick you couldn't argue with the reigning champs edging this one.
City defender John Stones said the players had decided among themselves that Mahrez would take the kick after impressing with his spot-kicks in training last week. "He [Jesus] wanted [to take it]". We know this club how complicated it is playing in this stadium and how risky they are. They are incredibly good and incredibly quick, but we controlled the game well - we just didn't create.
Liverpool are now on a run of four games in all competitions without a win and the Reds lost two of those four games to a late goal.
Liverpool, who have extended their run of successive home clean sheets in the league to nine matches, will have to contend with more esteemed opponents coming to Anfield and effecting the art of containment. Up and down they are the best team in the world in these transitions.
It was billed as the biggest game of the season so far but it failed to live up to those expectations as, until the last 15 minutes, both sides appeared reluctant to commit to all-out attack for fear of what the consequences at the other end may be. I didn't want to lose at Napoli but, if you ask me which is the best preparation mood-wise, it's losing a game.
"It will be a good experience for him, next time [it] will go in". One of them is no longer at the club and the other is out injured for the season.
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He said: "The boys unfortunately go away again now and have to play Nations League games - the most senseless competition in the world of football!"
Liverpool FC followed up their home success with a 2-1 win at The Etihad, coming from behind thanks to goals from Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah.
A goal against the reigning English top-flight at Anfield would also boost the confidence of the Egypt worldwide who has yet to get into the sort of form that saw him bag a record 44 goals across all competitions in 2017-18.
"To respond is really important, but to respond is really hard when the next opponent is Manchester City because there is no time for any wrong thoughts or whatever". The Argentine is one of the greatest goalscorers the Premier League has seen, tipped by team-mate Bernardo Silva to one day overthrow Alan Shearer as the competition's all-time top scorer.
"So I think he has got a hamstring problem".
In Brazilians Alisson and Ederson, these clubs have two of the best keepers in the Premier League, and I expect them to have busy afternoons. That is why I have so much credit for what we have done.
"I would not like to speak about the referees, about the decisions", Guardiola said.