Liverpool continued their Premier League title race with a huge win by beating defending champions Manchester City 3-1, to go eight points clear at the top of the table.

Fabinho and Mohamed Salah were in their best form as they both got early goals and the former particularly controversial, since Man City may well have had a penalty moments earlier – gave the Reds the dream start.

Bernardo Silva’s late goal, only remained a mere consolation for Man City after Sadio Mane’s header  extended the lead for Liverpool.

While City  stay nine points adrift in fourth heading into the international break, Liverpool’s unbeaten league run stretch to 29 games.

in the  current Premier League race.

Jurgen Klopp’s team selection against the defending champions triggered no surprises, as Georginio Wijnaldum joining Jordan Henderson and Fabinho in the German’s first-choice midfield and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain missing despite his recent good form.