Southampton striker Charlie Austin has been charged after appearing to make an obscene gesture towards Manchester City supporters, the Football Association in England said on Thursday.
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.
It would be difficult for Manchester City to reel in Liverpool if they did not win their English Premier League encounter on Thursday, midfielder Bernardo Silva has said.
The victory helped them to open up a four-point lead over second-placed Manchester City
Tottenham will face Chelsea in the semi-final stage of the Carabao Cup, while Manchester City will come up against Burton Albion.