“But I still think they have the advantage. They can reel off eight wins in a row so easily, and having Liverpool at home is a big advantage. Liverpool have the ammunition to win there and if you had to pick one team for that situation, having to go there and win, it would be them.
“But it would be a massive blow for Liverpool to lose there. They would probably have to put all their eggs into the Champions League.
“Liverpool were fortunate at Arsenal. If they play like that when they go to the Etihad the game will be over at half time. They have been a bit sloppy lately and I don’t think you can afford to be sloppy against City, who aren’t playing as badly as people think they are.