The two fierce Premier League rivals Manchester City and Liverpool will face each other in the International Champions Cup competition. After first defeat at the hands of Borussia Dortmund, City will look to bag a win but Liverpool also have the same intentions. It was not the start for the Premier League champions but the pre season is just started yet. Do not forget to see Int. Champions Cup 2018 IST schedule.
Man City vs Liverpool Schedule
It will start at 5:35 am on 25th July according to Indian Standard Time [IST]. The MetLife stadium of New Jersey will host the game which is know for having a seating capacity of more than 80,000 spectators.
|Competition||International Champions Cup 2018|
|Date||26 July 2018|
|Time||5:35 am [IST]|
|Seating capacity||82,500 spectators|
|First team||Manchester City|
Man City vs Liverpool Telecast Channels
UK: Fans from the United Kingdom can watch it live on LFC TV.
USA: If you are from the United States, switch to TV channels ESPN 2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes+, WatchESPN, ESPN+ where the live telecast is available.
India: No TV channels are available.
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Man City vs Liverpool Preview
Despite World Cup appearance, Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah is likely to play against the local rivals before the new season of Premier League. He could be joined by his team-mate Sadio Mane.
Manchester City and Liverpool both lost the opening game of International Champions Cup against German club Borussia Dortmund. BVB are currently leading the table with two victories in first two games.
Former Barcelona manager Pep Guardiola has no chance of putting out a competitive team against a Liverpool side that has already played four pre-season games and boasts Salah, Mane, Dijk and Milner.
It will be Pep Guardiola vs Jurgen Klopp once again. Guardiola will not want to watch his side get beaten in New York and any chance of a victory would come with Leroy Sane and Riyad Mahrez both on the pitch.
Team Squads of Man City and Liverpool
Manchester City: Bravo, Hart, Grimshaw, Muric, Laporte, Mendy, Denayer, Adarabioyo, Humphreys, Zinchenko, Bolton, Roberts, Dele-Bashiru, Mahrez, Matondo, Sane, B. Silva, Luiz, Harrison, Diaz, Foden, Garcia, Touaizi, Pozo, Garre, Nmecha, Wilson, Ogbeta
Liverpool: Karius, Clyne, Fabinho, Van Dijk, Wijnaldum, Milner, Keita, Mane, Salah, Gomez, Sturridge, Grujic, Klavan, Moreno, Lallana, Shaqiri, Robertson, Origi, Solanke, Phillips, Jones, Markovic, Ojo, Woodburn, Kelleher, Camacho, Chirivella, Grabara