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Last season Arsenal, under Arsene Wenger, took just six points from matches against other members of the Big Six.
Emery, then in charge at Sevilla, got the better of Klopp in the final in Basel, with his side coming from behind to win 3-1, and subsequently won the French league title with Paris Saint-Germain.
The Arsenal captain had thrown his gloves to the ground following his substitution in Sunday's 2-2 draw at Crystal Palace.
Unai Emery's side notched their 11th win in a row on Thursday as Danny Welbeck's late strike sealed a 1-0 success at Sporting Lisbon in the Europa League.
Emery's side will be pushed to the limit by the television schedulers, who moved their Premier League clash with the Foxes to Monday evening at the Emirates Stadium.
Arsenal have now won six consecutive league matches within a single campaign for the first time since 2016.
Emery's side head to Craven Cottage bidding to extend their winning streak to nine matches in all competitions.
Hard-fought away wins at Cardiff and Newcastle maintained the momentum and by the time Arsenal eased to a 3-1 victory over Brentford, the north London club's winning streak had grown to six matches.
Emery has asked Arsenal's canteen staff to remove non-freshly squeezed juices from the club's London Colney training base.
Rumours grew that the German World Cup winner had had a disagreement with Emery after he learnt he was to be left out of the starting line-up at the Emirates.
While Emery's team were dismal in defence, they possessed just enough attacking quality to stage a much-needed fightback.
The task facing Emery to turn Arsenal merely back into contention for the top four, after missing out on the Champions League for the past two seasons.
Sterling proved to be City's creative fulcrum, but he was fortunate to escape with a yellow card for a studs-up foul on Arsenal debutant Matteo Guendouzi in the early stages.
The 46-year-old Spaniard, who has brought in five fresh faces in the close season since replacing French legend Arsene Wenger, beleives City will have the upper hand.
Emery was hired to replace Wenger following the Frenchman's exit at the end of a dismal campaign which saw Arsenal labour to a sixth-place finish in the Premier League.