The Etihad Stadium celebrates Manchester City 2-1 Liverpool
📽️ | Outside the Etihad last night after City’s win over Liverpool. pic.twitter.com/HVpeSNbN0l
— City Watch (@City_Watch) January 4, 2019
Manchester City took a huge step towards retaining the Premier League title by inflicting Liverpool’s first league defeat of the season.
The sell-out City crowd at the home of the champions produced an impressive noise following the final whistle.
The celebrations could be heard from well outside the stadium with an onlooker recording the reaction.
Despite rumours of the champions failing to sell all their tickets for the huge clash, the Etihad proved an impressive fortress of Pep Guardiola’s side.
Premier League review: Manchester City 2-1 Liverpool
Liverpool’s gap at the top has been closed to four points following Thursday’s result.
Sergio Aguero was the man to open the scoring in the first-half after beating Dejan Lovren to the ball and then rifling past Alisson Becker.
The Reds managed to find a response with Roberto Firmino netting his tenth goal of the season.
However, Leroy Sane produced the match-winning moment as expertly scored across goal to secure the win.
They came, they saw…
— Manchester City (@ManCity) January 4, 2019
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