LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, October 7, 2018: Liverpool's manager Jürgen Klopp after the FA Premier League match between Liverpool FC and Manchester City FC at Anfield. The game ended goal-less. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

“Still joint top of the league and unbeaten” – Fans react to Liverpool 0-0 Man City

The much-anticipated showdown between Liverpool and title rivals Man City ended at 0-0 after late drama at Anfield, and supporters felt it was a fair result.

Liverpool 0-0 Man City

Premier League, Anfield
October 7, 2018

A hard-fought, frenetic contest ended all square as the Reds managed to grind out a valuable point against the reigning Premier League champions.

Liverpool ultimately have Riyad Mahrez to thank for taking a point after the Algerian blazed a woeful penalty into the upper tier of the Anfield Road end five minutes from time.

Here’s how supporters reacted to the result across social media and on our forums.


Fans voiced concerns over the lack of midfield creativity and tiredness…

“Pleased to have come out with a point considering the current form of many players, but make no mistake this situation cannot go on. We need to rediscover our groove and fast.”

RedArma on the forums.

“Disappointed with our lack of creativity and attacking thrust through the middle. Thought Keita might have provided that but he hasn’t been able to do it.”

MalboroMan on the forums.

“Once again no cutting edge, no fluidity, no rock and roll.”

Kieran David on Facebook.

“The midfield three also lack creativity, all grit and gile but no spark nothing going forward.”

Dave D on the forums.


Fans singled out various Reds for good performances, with Lovren earning lots of praise…

“Lovren was boss today.”

Indian Scouser on the forums.

“Lovren MOM. Considering he hasn’t played much since the World Cup final. Just brilliant.”

Won-it-at-a-turk Stadium on the forums.


Fans felt a draw was the right result and took a positive outlook to what is ahead…

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