Liverpool vs Manchester City: Live Stream Online TV Updates and How to Watch 2019 FA Community Shield
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Manchester City were more clinical from the spot and secured the Community Shield for the second year in a row.


Liverpool got off to a disappointing start but their second-half display was assured and they'll take great confidence heading into the 19/20 season.


City were dominant first half and looked incredibly dangerous going forward, as expected. A lot of last ditch defending, but without key players the Citizens looked strong and sharp throughout.


Jesus scores and wins it for City.


Salah scores his penalty.


Zinchenko scores his penalty despite Alisson getting a hand to it.


Oxlade-Chamberlain converts.


Foden buries his penalty for City.


Lallana levels it for Liverpool.


Bernardo Silva makes no mistake from the spot. Advantage City.

1- 1

Bravo saves Wijnaldum's penalty.


Gundogan levels it for City. 


Shaqiri gets Liverpool off to the perfect start and drills it into the bottom corner.

Shaqiri up first for Liverpool.
Penalties will be taken at the Liverpool end.
An outstanding second-half performance from Liverpool earned them an equaliser and nearly a winner, denied only by a phenomenal goal line clearance from Kyle Walker. 
FT: Liverpool 1-1 Manchester City

To penalties we go...

90+2' Salah should score but an incredible goal line clearance from Kyle Walker denies him. 
4 minutes added time at the end of the second half.
89' Manchester City substitution: 

Foden comes on for De Bruyne.

87' De Bruyne down for City. 
84' Foden preparing to come on for City.
82' Liverpool pushing for a winner. Keita denied by Bravo.
Liverpool have been pushing for the equaliser since the second-half kicked off and it was thoroughly deserved. City have looked dangerous on the break but the Reds dominant after a poor first-half showing.
78' Liverpool Substitutions:

Henderson, Origi and Firmino all replaced by Lallana, Shaqiri and Oxlade-Chamberlain.


Joel Matip heads home to equalise for Liverpool. Van Dijk with the assist. 

Lallana looks like he's being readied for Liverpool.
Following Liverpool's changes, Joe Gomez is now at right back with Joel Matip partnering Van Dijk in the centre. Wijnaldum moves into the six with Henderson and Keita either side.
68' Salah gets a shot away but Bravo is down quickly to make the save.
66' Trent Alexander-Arnold is replaced by Joel Matip and Keita comes on for Fabinho.
65' Naby Keita and Joel Matip being readied for Liverpool.
60' Sterling is clean through after Liverpool switch off. Origi down injured but play carried on, Sterling appeared to be in two minds and Alisson made the save. Huge let off for the Reds.
59' David Silva is replaced by Gundogan. De Bruyne takes the captain's armband for City.

Incredible movement and drag back from Salah who releases a shot. Hits the post. Liverpool upping the tempo now.


It looked like it was 1-1 but Van Dijk's shot is saved on the line.

47' City hit the post but the flag eventually goes up for offside.
46' Trent loses the ball to Sterling who finds Silva in the box. The Spaniard fires it over the bar.
Back underway at Wembley...
HT: Liverpool 0-1 Manchester City

The Citizens take a lead into the break following a goal from Sterling early on. Both sides have looked bright going forward but some lacklustre defending from Liverpool has cost them.

3 minutes additional time at the end of the first half
41' Guardiola receives a yellow card following his reaction to a challenge on Silva by Gomez. 
36' The pace has dropped off in the last few minutes but Liverpool have a corner.
32' Yellow card for De Bruyne following a challenge on Origi.
28' A poor clearance from Zinchenko finds Salah in the box but he fires it over the bar.
24' Liverpool have a chance to break on City but the final ball is misplaced. The Reds starting to look a little better on the ball after a rather sloppy start. 
16' Another chance for Pep Guardiola's side as Sterling gets a shot away. This time Alisson makes the save, but warning signs are there for the Reds.
Uncharacteristic & sloppy defending from Liverpool that gifts City the lead through Sterling. 
12' Substitution for City as Jesus replaces an injured Sane.

11' Sterling puts City 1-0 up. Alisson gets a hand on it but it's not enough. 

8' Sane down injured for City following a challenge from Alexander-Arnold. 

Brilliantly weighted pass from Firmino to find Salah in the box. The Egyptian gets a shot away but it's off target.

5' Brilliant skill from Firmino to get a shot away, but it's held comfortably by Bravo. No lethargic start from either side, both pressing intensely. 
3' Chance for City as Sterling dispossesses Gomez in a dangerous area. Straight into the side netting from Sane, though. Let off for Liverpool. 
Henderson gets the game underway...
10 minutes till kick-off at Wembley!
How Manchester City line up against Liverpool:

Bravo, Walker, Stones, Otamendi, Zinchenko, Rodri, Silva, De Bruyne, Sane, Bernardo, Sterling


Ederson, Gundogan, Jesus, Aguero, Angelino, Foden, E Garcia

Liverpool's team news

James Milner misses out through injury (not believed to be serious) and Klopp goes for experience. No Wilson, Brewster or Elliott on the bench for the Reds.

Liverpool's team news is in!

Alisson, Alexander-Arnold, Gomez, Van Dijk, Robertson, Fabinho, Henderson, Wijnaldum, Origi, Salah, Firmino


Mignolet, Lovren, Keita, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Lallana, Shaqiri, Matip

Early team news

Manchester City will be without Fernandinho and Benjamin Mendy this afternoon but Ederson and Riyad Mahrez are expected to be on the bench following their involvement in the Copa América and Africa Cup of Nations this summer.


Liverpool forward Sadio Mane is yet to join up with the squad following Senegal’s extended run in AFCON. Nathaniel Clyne has also been ruled out after rupturing his Anterior Cruciate Ligament earlier in pre-season.


How can you watch the Community Shield?

Coverage starts on BT Sport 1 from 2:30pm tomorrow – but you can also tune in right here on VAVEL UK for live updates and commentary.
Manchester City are the current holders of the Community Shield after a brace from Sergio Aguero secured them the title against Chelsea last year, which kick started another successful campaign for The Citizens.
Pep Guardiola’s side lost the Premier League Asia trophy final on penalties against Wolves last month but have since had some convincing victories to round off their pre-season, most recently with a 3-1 win against Yokohama FM in Japan.
Jurgen Klopp's side come into this game on the back of a mixed pre-season, but with a recent 3-1 victory over French side Lyon in Geneva earlier this week.
What is the FA Community Shield?
The Community Shield is an annual fixture that takes place between the Premier League Champions and the winners of the FA Cup. But, because Manchester City claimed both titles last season as part of their domestic treble, Liverpool (league runners-up) are the opposition this year.
As the 19/20 Premier League season draws nearer, Liverpool and Manchester City going head-to-head is sure to be an interesting game where the winner will land the first psychological blow in what could be another exhilarating title race.


Welcome to VAVEL UK’s live coverage of the FA Community Shield where Liverpool take on Manchester City at Wembley Stadium. Kick off tomorrow (August 4) at 15:00 UK time.