By Oli Gamp For Mailonline
Published: 14:43 GMT, 9 November 2019 | Updated: 14:43 GMT, 9 November 2019
Manchester City playmaker Kevin De Bruyne has said Liverpool's home atmosphere does not intimidate him ahead of the pivotal clash between the two sides, saying he relishes playing at Anfield.
Pep Guardiola's men travel to Merseyside on Sunday looking to end Liverpool's unbeaten start to the season and propel themselves closer to the league leaders.
Jurgen Klopp's team are six points clear at the top of the Premier League, and defeat for City at Anfield would give them a gargantuan task to retain their title.
Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne is looking forward to the clash with Liverpool on Sunday
But while Liverpool might be a daunting place for most teams to visit, City's key man De Bruyne says he is looking forward to playing in the hostile atmosphere.
'If you are somebody who wants to compete for titles and win, these are the games you want to play,' he said, speaking to Sky Sports.
'I like Anfield, I like it a lot. I love people being on you, being noisy, that is what it's all about. I love the passion of football.
'Lately, a lot of new things have been introduced in football, but I still love things how they were in the old days - people