2019/20 UEFA Champions League schedule
Liverpool are 22 points clear at the top and two wins away from the title. They are unbeaten in the last 18 Premier League games vs the Toffees, a run stretching back to 2010.
Team to play Liverpool: Pickford; Coleman, Keane, Holgate, Digne; Andre Gomes, Davies, Gordon, Iwobi; Calvert-Lewin, Richarlison.
Subs: Stekelenburg, Virgnia, Baines, Sigurdsson, Bernard, Kean, Martina, Braithwaite, Baningime.
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Team to play Everton: Alisson, Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Van Dijk, Milner, Keita, Fabinho, Henderson, Minamino, Firmino, Mane.
Subs: Adrian, Wijnaldum, Lovren, Salah, Gomez, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Origi, Elliott, Williams.
HERE WE GO! In eerie silence, the Merseyside derby!
Mane, Fabinho and now Firmino have all gone sliding in late on a blue shirt in the opening exchanges.
Richarlison and Fabinho take a tumble together – Mike Dean gives Liverpool the decision.
Alexander-Arnold finds space but his chipped cross is easy for Pickford.
Time for a drinks break.
Richarlison gets good contact with the flick but the ball loops over the crossbar.
Alexander-Arnold lines this one up from 30 yards. Right connection but it’s a simple one for Pickford down to his right.
Two minutes added on.
WE ARE BACK! Oxlade-Chamberlain is on for Minamino.
Mane has space to explode into down the left but Coleman does brilliantly to match him and get a block in as Mane goes to cross.
Gordon’s first Premier League start comes to an end. Sigurdsson is on. Everton need his quality to go and get the ball.
SUBS! Wijnaldum and Origi are on. Keita and Firmino replaced. Origi has scored five times against Everton.
SUB! Matip can’t continue. Lovren replaces him.
Richarlison counters down the left and finds Calvert-Lewin who flicks one towards the bottom corner but Alisson dives to his left to claw it away.
SUB! Bernard is on for Iwobi.
Three minutes added on here…
90 + 3 min
EVERTON 0-0 LIVERPOOL
FT: If Liverpool win vs Palace in midweek and Man City drop any points vs Burnley or Chelsea then they will be crowned champions.
Seven of the last eight Premier League Merseyside derbies played at Goodison Park have ended level.