Liverpool will need all their fighting qualities to overcome the “best team in the world” Manchester City on Thursday, manager Juergen Klopp said on Wednesday.
Liverpool have provided another convincing statement in their title challenge with a dominant 5-1 win over Arsenal at Anfield on Saturday.
The victory helped them to open up a four-point lead over second-placed Manchester City
Mourinho was relieved of his duties on Tuesday morning, with Sunday's 3-1 defeat at Liverpool, who left United 19 points off the top of the Premier League, proving to the final straw.
Mourinho was sacked as Manchester United manager on Tuesday following a 3-1 defeat by arch-rivals and Premier League leaders Liverpool on Sunday