City finished 19 points clear of Manchester United in second, scoring a record 106 goals, and secured 32 league victories.
"But we are not going to break any records in the Premier League any more, it is impossible, nearly impossible". On came Salah - scorer of 44 goals for the club last season - and he caused chaos with his pace, direct running and eagerness. The midfielder had left PSG after failing to agree a new contract with the Ligue 1 champions.
Watch out, Premier League.
'I said before the game, it's not that he has problems - he has no problems, ' the German coach said, according to the club's official website.
"Khaldoon [Al Muburak, chairman], Txiki [Begiristain, director of football] and Ferran [Soriano, chief executive] know it depends on results. It is business. We pray before the game that there would be no injuries and that's what happened".
"We are late, we know it, but if we play with this spirit, against awesome strikers and teams, they will never forget this and it will be so good for their futures".
"But the family is happy living in Manchester, my experiences of the Premier League are good". I'm happy for them.
Pep Guardiola's side had started the game the stronger despite still missing 15 of the 16 players involved in the World Cup, and they took every opportunity to test Liverpool keeper Lorus Karius, who still looked short of confidence after his costly Champions League errors.
Virgil van Dijk's record move from Southampton in January was followed by Liverpool paying another record fee to land Brazil number one Alisson from Roma.
And Liverpool's activity this summer has not escaped Mourinho, who says Klopp must justify his spending with trophies.
Silva is now at home in Gran Canaria following his participation in the World Cup with Spain earlier this summer and will soon reunite with his City teammates. We really suffered against them.