The rejuvenated Everton side faces Liverpool in the Merseyside derby which seems to be the most exciting clash of the weekend. The defending champions will travel to Goodison Park where they will face the table-toppers of this season Everton.
Liverpool who were thrashed 7 – 2 by Aston Villa in their last game before the international break will look to bounce back against Everton. However, Ancelotti’s men will hope to continue their winning streak which will make it a hard day for the Reds at Goodison Park.
The last three times when Liverpool played Everton at Goodison Park, the match resulted in a draw. However this time the result won’t be the same for sure. Carlo Ancelotti’s side went into the international break after winning their four games in the English Premier league.
Liverpool on the other hand who had a sloppy start with a narrow win against Leeds United managed to return back to form with impressive wins over Chelsea and Arsenal. However they left for the international break after getting knocked out of EFL Cup by Arsenal and getting thrashed 7 – 2 in EPL by Aston Villa. This clash would be an amazing one as Liverpool will look to bounce back against the in form Everton side.
Out of 288 Merseyside Derbies Liverpool have emerged victorious 121times. Everton have managed to defeat their local rivals 82 times. The derbies have resulted in a draw 84 times so far.
Everton last 4 games: WWWW
Liverpool last 4 games: LWWW
Everton predicted lineup: Jordan Pickford, Seamus Coleman, Ben Godfrey, Michael Keane, Lucas Digne, Allan, Andre Gomes, Abdoulaye Doucoure, James Rodriguez, Richarlison and Dominic Calvert-Lewin
Liverpool predicted lineup: Adrian San Miguel, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Joe Gomez, Virgil van Dijk, Andrew Robertson, Fabinho, Jordan Henderson, Thiago Alcantara, Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino
We predict the score line to be Everton 2 – 1 Liverpool