Is Man City vs Liverpool on TV? Live stream, channel, kick off time, team news for massive Premier League title clash

LIVERPOOL arrive to the Etihad with a seven-point lead in the Premier League title race.

Jurgen Klopp's side have taken advantage of Manchester City's recent slump in form – but Pep Guardiola's side got back to winning ways on Sunday against Southampton.

 Jurgen Klopp's tactical tweaks are proving crucial to Liverpool's title bid

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Jurgen Klopp's tactical tweaks are proving crucial to Liverpool's title bid

That sets this game up perfectly at Eastlands, where City will hope to close the gap to four points and set up a grandstand 2019.

The Reds will be confident though considering they won on their last visit to this ground.

What time is kick-off?

THIS huge game is set for Thursday, January 3.

Kick-off is at 8pm.

In the Premier League last term, Liverpool came here and were thumped 5-0 after goals from Sergio Aguero, Leroy Sane and Gabriel Jesus.

Which TV channel is Man City vs Liverpool on and can I live stream it?

YOU can watch the drama unfold on Sky Sports Main Event, Premier League and Ultra HD.

Coverage begins at 7pm, whilst Sky customers will be able to stream on the move using the Sky Go app.

If you're not a Sky subscriber, purchase a NOW TV pass from just £7.99 to watch on your mobile, tablet or PC.

And here on SunSport we'll be running a dedicated LIVE BLOG for what is the biggest game of the season so far.

What is the team news?

Ilkay Gundogan is set to return for Man City while Kevin de Bruyne is back in training but may not be ready to feature.

Fabian Delph is suspended while Benjamin Mendy is out for the long term.

James Milner is fit for Liverpool after two games out with a muscle problem.

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LIVERPOOL arrive to the Etihad with a seven-point lead in the Premier League title race.