Whilst Gundogan did an exceptional job whilst Rodri was out injured. We will need the Spaniard to sure up the midfield in order to gain more control, perhaps some Ferna inspired tactical fouls.
Our skipper has a football intelligence that exceeds mere mortals, and his ability to control the tempo and flow of a game could be crucial against Liverpool. Can he make the scousers cry once more?
Be it in a counterattack or breaking down a stubborn defence, our most creative midfielder will be needed to feed the front line, and in particular, his new mate, Haaland. Currently on 9 assists, he’s after a new Premier League record.