Super Sunday really lived up to its name today, as Arsenal lost to Bournemouth in the early fixture before Liverpool brought Man City's unbeaten run to an end, beating them 4-3 at Anfield.
And the Kop faithful were crowing even louder when Oxlade-Chamberlain put Liverpool ahead in the ninth minute.
England global Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain opened the scoring with less than 10 minutes played to kick-start a fluent Liverpool display and Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah struck in quick succession after the interval.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp suggested this was the sort of game that could convert non-believers to the joy of football - and it was just about the ideal advert for the sport.
Leroy Sane thrashed a shot beyond Loris Karius at the near post to draw City level five minutes before half-time and Jurgen Klopp's choice of goal-keeper might have come in for greater scrutiny had the three attacking stars Coutinho left behind not sparkled at the other end.
Substitute Bernardo Silva and Ilkay Gundogan scored late on to raise hopes of an unlikely comeback but Liverpool held on to extend their own unbeaten run to 18 matches, their longest sequence since 2008.
Pep Guardiola's troops came back into the game but though they had good periods of possession they struggled to get any serious efforts on goal in the opening period.
Lineups for Liverpool vs Manchester City revealed
The ending of their 30-match unbeaten run, stretching back to April, handed Manchester United the chance to cut City's lead to 12 against Stoke on Monday.
'The reality is we lose the game, we have a week to recover and prepare for the Newcastle game. Firmino shrugged off John Stones before producing a ideal finish past his compatriot Ederson who was a mere spectator as the Liverpool striker showed what a complete forward he is.
Mane then rattled the post with City's defence reeling but the Senegal global made no mistake in the 61st minute, clattering into the top corner.
Another City goal would follow, with İlkay Gündoğan netting in injury time to set up a nervous last few minutes for the home fans.
The game entered the half time break with the scores level. They've come to Anfield and scored three goals - they didn't play badly, they just made bad mistakes.
Nevertheless the home side has the ability and the guile to break the duck as they possess one of the best attacks in the Premier League.
Guardiola tried to encourage his players from the sidelines as Liverpool's whole team celebrated inside a raucous Anfield, and City nearly recovered.
GM Reveals Autonomous Car With No Steering Wheel Or Pedals
And Tesla ( TSLA ) CEO Elon Musk has said full autonomy will be an option in the company's Autopilot feature by about 2019. GM will run the cars in a test batch for a ride-sharing program starting in 2019, and they won't be without a safety net.
Trump addresses Farm Bureau, touts achievements
Still, the President told attendees of his speech that it would quickly result in "great, great broadband" for rural Americans. Jesse Jackson says the halftime song at the College Football Championship game should be "We Shall Overcome".
Dead Persons in Buhari's Board Appointment Rise to 7
The retired deputy inspector general of police died on November 29, 2017, exactly a month before his appointment was announced. The founder of Fidei Polytechnic, Gboko, the first private polytechnic in Northern Nigeria was in April 2017.
The epicentre was 42 kms south-southwest of Acari, with the natural disaster hitting at 4:18 am local time at a depth of 12.1 kms. The quake struck at 4:18 a.m. local time, its epicenter in the Pacific Ocean , about 25 miles southwest of Acarí, the U.S.
In other words, the Nokia 6 (2018) won't be a huge upgrade from the existing Nokia 6 , so users should not expect major changes. Some rumors claimed it would sport an 18:9 display , but it looks like HMD plans on having that feature debut on the Nokia 9.
There were no immediate reports of casualties or property damage caused by the quake near the western city of Kermanshah. On December 1, a strong natural disaster measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale hit the area, according to the report.
To register its protest , the association urged its 2.9 lakh members to participate in the strike from 6 am to 6 pm on Tuesday. IMA has been strongly opposing the bill, saying it will "cripple" the functioning of medical professionals.
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But with " CBS This Morning ", the network is in a better competitive position against " Today " and "GMA" than ever before. Dickerson joined CBS News in April 2009 as an analyst and contributor to all of the network's broadcasts and platforms.
The downtown hotel had planned a New Year's Eve celebration that expected hundreds of people to attend a 50,000 balloon drop. Investigators said the man was taken into custody at the hotel, where they found several weapons and ammunition in his room.
Of course, there's nothing wrong with being chubby, but the word is often used to malign women's appearances and bring them down. Fans believe this is because Kim is not one of the baby's aunts, but the baby's mother.
Alexa could get a bit more opinionated about media in the future, Amazon Fire TV VP Marc Whitten told Variety . LG Chief Technology Officer Il-pyung Park speaks to CNET in his first interview since getting the job.
Few players have successfully bounced back after giving birth, and even fewer have managed to go on to win Grand Slam titles. In January past year , Serena won the Australian Open for an Open-Era record seventh time, defeating her sister Venus.
BP and Royal Dutch Shell face global warming lawsuit
The cities of San Francisco and Oakland previously sued fossil fuel companies for damages related to their role in climate change. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio , center, announced that the city is suing five major oil companies over climate change.
Tonya Harding Just Lost Her Publicist
I, Tonya takes someone from popular culture we thought we had the measure of, and throws all of our ideas out the window. Poverty, a childhood spent in trailers, and knucklehead friends are all part of the campy atmosphere.
Packers promoting Gutekunst to be next GM
He has been with the Packers since 2004, when he joined the team as a pro personnel assistant under then coach/GM Mike Sherman. While Wolf and Highsmith are the big talking points, the Browns also announced some other moves within the front office.
Rep. Darrell Issa will not run for another term
Issa released an announcement on his decision, in which he called his 18 years in Congress "the privilege of a lifetime". Still, there is agreement that Issa faced a tough reelection fight in the fall.
Critical Need for Donors — American Red Cross
The agency also needs type O negative blood, which is a universal blood type that anyone can receive. The Oklahoma Blood Institute says it is in serious need of O-negative blood donors.
Barcelona to sign Coutinho in £142m deal
Klopp said Coutinho "wanted this move to happen since July", when Barcelona first made its interest known. He has penned a five-and-a-half-year contract at the Nou Camp.
Wind Chill Advisory Issued
To make you feel even colder there is a cold record that could be set on Saturday detailed in the weather video above. Highs are expected to be in the 30s on Monday , Tuesday and Wednesday, he said, and the mid-40s on Thursday.
Comedian Jerry Van Dyke Dies at 86
It's said that the actor's health has been on the decline since being involved in a serious vehicle accident about two-years ago. Nelson in the aforementioned Coach (pictured right), which aired for nine seasons between 1989-1997.
Sister of Eric Garner, Erika, dies after heart attack
Garner became a vocal advocate against police brutality following the death of her father, Eric Garner, a Black Lives Matter icon. Eric Garner died on Staten Island in July 2014, after being put in a chokehold by police officer Daniel Pantaleo.