Liverpool take on their title rivals Manchester City in the Premier League today as they look to return to winning ways.
"They had an outstanding season, I respect it a lot - I love it, actually".
"My respect for Pep Guardiola couldn't be bigger, he is the world's best manager and that makes it so hard, but so exciting to play his teams".
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Brunson, who has vehemently denied the charges, faces up to 35 years in prison if found guilty. Turkey's government has repeatedly called on Washington to respect Turkey's judicial process.
"There's still room for improvement, a few cobwebs people are still shaking off from the World Cup but I feel that this is a time when we need to come good".
Guardiola is well aware of the threat the Egyptian poses but believes he must follow up his incredible 2017-18 campaign to be held in the same regard as his own attacking drawcard - Sergio Aguero.
Impressive in defence but rash in the tackle, Alexander-Arnold has been booked three times already this season, one of the highest in the Premier League so far. But football is all about ups and downs.
Liverpool FC followed up their home success with a 2-1 win at The Etihad, coming from behind thanks to goals from Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah. When you are in there, scenting goals, sometimes this happens.
So often outgunned by City's oil wealth and United's commercial power in recent years, Liverpool were the biggest spenders in this summer's transfer market in a declaration of intent to win the title.
'How many years has ¬Sergio scored all those goals, eight or nine years? "He's training with us, yeah". For Sergio, his huge value comes from being consistent over many, many years. It is about being consistent every three days during 11 months. It's not that you go out of a game like this thinking now we have the solution to deal with Manchester City.