Jurgen Klopp was upbeat about Virgil van Dijk's rehabilitation when asked about the Liverpool star.
Manchester United returned to the top of the Premier League with a win at Fulham, but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is not thinking about the title.
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba was influential at both ends of the field as the Old Trafford outfit returned to top spot.
Dean Smith told the fourth official he thought they had got juggling balls for Christmas after Manchester City's contentious opener.
Manchester United again had to recover from an early setback away from home, but Paul Pogba's goal beat Fulham at Craven Cottage.
Pep Guardiola saw Manchester City duo Kevin De Bruyne and Kyle Walker suffer injuries in Wednesday's win over Aston Villa.
It was a controversial goal, but Bernardo Silva was thrilled that Manchester City eventually prevailed over Aston Villa.
Aston Villa frustrated Manchester City for much of an entertaining contest before a controversial goal helped send Pep Guardiola's men top.
Toni Freixa admits Barcelona have little money to spend, meaning Eric Garcia will not arrive from Manchester City in January.
Martin Odegaard is rumoured to want to out of Real Madrid, a situation Dani Ceballos puts down to a lack of minutes.