David Silva reveals why he is eternally grateful for Pep Guardiola's help

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Salah made his Liverpool comeback in Wednesday's last-gasp 2-1 victory over City at the International Champions Cup in New Jersey.

Mané stroked home Liverpool's victor from the penalty spot deep into stoppage time to give Jürgen Klopp's men a morale-boosting victory over an under-strength City team at the MetLife Stadium.

Liverpool have already proved that they are the side most capable of taking the game to City, and with the level of reinforcements which have been made at Anfield ahead of the upcoming campaign, Klopp's side will surely come again as an even stronger force.

"The second half pleased me, first half not so much", Klopp said.

"When you are travelling overseas to see your family you can't be 100 percent concentrated on your job or profession with a problem like this".

The Spaniard was allowed time off to be with his family at that troubling time and he has now opened up about the experience and about the difficulty in focusing on football.

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David Silva hailed Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola as a "fantastic human" for the understanding he showed in allowing the midfielder to take time off last season following the premature birth of his son. Guardiola meanwhile said he was relieved no players were injured. "We have five or six days until the Community Shield and I don't know which players will be able to play, but I am so satisfied with these games".

"If we sign a player, we sign only one more - maybe we'll stay with what we stay", he said.

"I am pretty sure they are going to have a good season".

"At that time I was trying to learn what he was doing, if there were parallels to myself and how I could get better". We have three more years contract, but the results will dictate what will happen in the future.

"It's only a game we played and a lot of good moments which we can use and a lot of bad moments we can work on". Last time out City played with youngsters and fringe players because their usual core were all at this summer's World Cup. Nonetheless, it was City who took the lead just after half-time when German global Leroy Sane caught Liverpool's defense napping and burst clear to slot past Caoimhin Kelleher at 57 minutes.

And it was Mane who stepped up to win the game for his team with a 94th-minute penalty.

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