Manchester City has successfully defended their lead in the English Premier League on Matchday 11.
With German international Leroy Sane in the starting line-up, team manager Pep Guardiola defeated baseman FC Southampton 6-1 (4-1) to move back past Liverpool, who drew 1-1 (0-0) on Saturday. had temporarily put them ahead of Arsenal.
Ended by Sane
An own goal by Wesley Hoedt (6th) shot by Sane, Kun Agüero (12th), David Silva (18th), Raheem Sterling (45th, 67th) and Sane (90th + 1) made it Schützenfest for the last group opponent TSG Hoffenheim in the current Champions League perfect.
ManCity celebrated its ninth win of the season and remained unbeaten without the battered Ilkay Gündogan.
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Danny Ings (30th, penalties) scored the consolation goal for the guests to the former Bayern and Schalke professional Pierre-Emile Höjbjerg, who have been waiting for seven rounds for a threesome and stuck in the table cellar.
Elsewhere, Chelsea were knocked out of the game on Sunday thanks to a 3-1 win over Crystal Palace following a goal difference to Liverpool. Alvaro Morata double and Pedro scored for the blues.
Liverpool drops points
The day before, the undefeated Liverpool had missed a big point in the championship and is now two points behind City.
Liverpool's team manager Jürgen Klopp was nevertheless satisfied. "It is not so nice, but a point at Arsenal is always a good result," said Klopp and mourned the many missed chances of his team.
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"Virgil van Dijk told me afterwards that he should have made a three-pack, but he did not even manage a goal," said the coach of the Reds.
James Milner gave Liverpool the lead (61 '), Alexandre Lacazette scored the deserved equalizer (82').