Mourinho will park bus to block City's path to the title

Since Jose Mourinho arrived at Old Trafford, United have played three away games against Klopp and Guardiola sides.  They have drawn all 0-0.
Since Jose Mourinho arrived at Old Trafford, United have played three away games against Klopp and Guardiola sides. They have drawn all 0-0.PHOTO: REUTERS

An iconic manager was preparing to face the runaway Premier League leaders. "Sitting back against City is not an option," said Jurgen Klopp.

It was certainly not the case for Liverpool when they overwhelmed Manchester City 3-0 in the Champions League on Wednesday.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 07, 2018, with the headline 'Mourinho will park bus to block City's path to the title'. Print Edition | Subscribe