The Brazilian midfielder, who has linked up with his country for the worldwide break, has played three times for the Reds this season totalling 101 minutes. "But they still pressed and still tried to play their game".
But manager Klopp lamented a gruelling fixture list that has seen his side face Chelsea twice, Napoli away in the Champions League and City in 12 days.
With regular penalty-taker Sergio Aguero off the field, Jesus showed his interest when referee Martin Atkinson pointed to the spot but manager Pep Guardiola sent out a message telling him to defer to Mahrez.
Despite Manchester City's record-breaking campaign last season which saw them capture the league title with a century of points, Liverpool got the better of City in three out of the four games they played across all competitions. Let us know in the comments section below. "I think that tells you how Jurgen sees their midfield".
A goalless draw at Anfield on Sunday meant the pair, along with Chelsea, are level on 20 points at the top of the table with Pep Guardiola's side edging ahead courtesy of superior goal difference.
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"They are incredibly quick and we controlled them".
As for the impact of Sunday's draw on the title race, the Netherlands captain said: "I think it is not about these games, it is all about the other games, the hard games we have against mid-table and lower teams".
"Up and down they are the best team in the world in these transitions, offensive, defensive, they are built for that".
"We were close more than ever to win here". But sometimes it is simply a failure - or reluctance - to acknowledge the part of the game that is crucial for any team with aspirations of winning major honours.
"I look at Liverpool's midfield and I bet they are three great lads, who work their socks off but they just haven't got that little bit of quality in games like this to look one way and deliver a pass the other way". "You have to move forward and stay strong".
Behind them, Virgil van Dijk was majestic until the moment he conceded an 85th-minute penalty - missed by Riyad Mahrez - following a foul on Leroy Sane. "Against a very good team we managed to do that".