Manchester City defeats Liverpool in the English League Cup
In their match on Thursday night at the “Al-Ittihad” stadium, Manchester City overcame Liverpool 3-2 to advance to the round of 16 of the English League Cup “Carabao” for the current season 2022-2023.
Haaland, Riyad Mahrez, and Aki scored for Manchester City in the 10th, 47th, and 58th minutes of the game, respectively, while Carvalho and Mohamed Salah scored for Liverpool in the 20th and 48th minutes, respectively.
Manchester City earned a spot in the English Professional Clubs League Cup final as a consequence of this outcome. 120 games were played between the two teams in various events.
Compared to Liverpool, who won in 63 games, Manchester City only managed to win 24 games, and 33 of their encounters ended in draws.
During the two clubs’ historic clashes, Manchester City players scored 137 goals, while Liverpool FC defeated the English Premier League winners with 227 goals.
In terms of goals scored in games between the two clubs, Egyptian sensation Mohamed Salah leads the Reds with 10 goals against the English Premier League champion, followed by Kenny Dalglish with 11 goals and the historical star Ian Rush with 15 goals.
The most recent meeting between Manchester City and Liverpool concluded in a victory for the Reds in October, in the 11th round of the English Premier League championship for the current season 2022-2023, thanks to a goal scored by the star Mohamed Salah in the 76th minute of the game.
The Manchester City squad is as follows
Ortega, Luis Diaz, Laporte Ike, Akanji, Gundogan, Rodri, De Bruyne, Haaland, Mahrez and Palmer
The Liverpool squad is as follows:
Defense line: Gomez / Matip / Robertson / Milner
Midfield: Bagtic / Thiago / Elliott.
Offensive line: Salah / Carvalho / Nunez.