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Manchester City vs Liverpool: TV channel, live stream, team news & preview

08:00 BST 16/04/2022
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The two sides played out a 2-2 draw in the Premier League last week but hope to secure a place in the FA Cup final this time around
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Liverpool can keep their hopes of winning the quadruple alive when they beet Manchester City in the semi-finals of the FA Cup on Saturday.

The two sides played out a 2-2 draw in the Premier League last week, but now must fight for place in the ultimate showdown at Wembley next week.

Ahead of the game, GOAL brings you everything you need to know, including how to watch, team news, odds and more.

Game

Manchester City vs Liverpool

Date

April 16

Kick-off time

3.30pm

Manchester City vs Liverpool TV channel, live stream & how to watch

BBC One is showing Manchester City vs Liverpool live on TV in the United Kingdom (UK) and the game can also be streamed live online using BBC iPlayer.

UK TV channel

UK online stream

BBC One

BBC iPlayer

Man City team news & squad

Position

Players

Goalkeepers

Ederson, Carson, Steffen

Defenders

Walker, Stones, Laporte, Cancelo, Egan-Riley

Midfielders

Gundogan, Grealish, Rodri, Zinchenko, De Bruyne, Foden, Fernandinho, Silva, McAtee

Forwards

Sterling, Jesus, Mahrez, Delap, Kayky

Kevin De Bruyne and Kyle Walker are both doubts for this match, but City have no further issues to contend with.

Predicted Man City starting XI: Ederson, Cancelo, Stones, Ake, Laporte, Silva, Rodri, Gundogan, Jesus, Sterling, Grealish

Liverpool team news & squad

Position

Players

Goalkeepers

Alisson, Kelleher

Defenders

Van Dijk, Konate, Gomez, Matip, Robertson, Alexander-Arnold

Midfielders

Fabinho, Thiago, Keita, Henderson, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Jones, Elliott

Forwards

Firmino, Mane, Diaz, Jota, Origi, Salah, Minamino

Mohamed Salah and Diogo Jota are struggling with injury concerns but could still feature at Wembley.

Predicted Liverpool starting XI: Alisson, Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Van Dijk, Robertson, Henderson, Fabinho, Thiago, Salah, Firmino, Mane

Betting odds & tips

Manchester City is favourite to beat Liverpool at 8/5 (2.6) with bet365. At 7/4 (2.75) to win, Liverpool are considered slight underdogs.

Mohamed Salah is 5/1 (6.0) to be first goalscorer, while Diogo Jota is rated 6/1 (7.0).

Recent results & form

Manchester City last five results

Liverpool last five results

Atletico Madrid 0-0 Manchester City (April 13)

Liverpool 3-3 Benfica (April 13)

Manchester 2-2 Liverpool (April 10)

Manchester 2-2 Liverpool (April 10)

Manchester 1-0 Atletico Mardid (April 5)

Benfica 1-3 Liverpool (April 5)

Burnley 0-2 Manchester City (April 2)

Liverpool 2-0 Watford (April 2)

Southampton 1-4 Manchester City (March 20)

Nottingham Forest 0-1 Liverpool (March 20)

These two teams are in excellent form heading into this clash.

Liverpool are looking to claim a quadruple of trophies, while their opponents are aiming for the treble.

Only one point separates them domestically, but City are in the best of form, as they remain unbeaten in 10 matches in all competitions.

Liverpool, meanwhile, have won five and drawn two of their last seven games.

Odds correct at the time of writing. 18+. begambleaware.org