A bitter defeat from Paris Saint-Germain is indeed very painful for Liverpool, so they are threatened with being thrown into the Europe League, but Marseyside team must forget it for a moment, because there is a match that is no less important on the domestic stage. In an effort to keep closer to Manchester City, who are at the top of the standings, the squad which is under direction of Jurgen Klopp will face their city rivals, Everton. The first Marseyside Derby match of this season is scheduled to take place on Monday morning, December 3, 2018 at Anfield Stadium, Liverpool.
As we said, Liverpool have just swallowed a bitter defeat from Paris Saint-Germain on the 5th matchdays of the European Champions League group stage, which has displaced them to 3rd place today. The fact is, it was the 2nd defeat swallowed by Jurgen Klopp’s squad in their last five matches in all competitions. But, they must forget all the disappointing statistics, because the match against Everton will not be easy. Moreover, Tottenham who trailed at number 3 in the Premier League standings are currently only 3 points away.
In addition, Liverpool also must continue to pursue the distance with the top standings, Manchester city. Meanwhile Everton are also a team that is always able to present difficulties in the Marseyside Derby for Liverpool. Currently, the Toffees are ranked 6th in the standings, and in their last five games they have only lost one defeat and won 3 victories among them.
Head to head Matches – Liverpool vs. Everton:
April 7, 2018: Everton 0-0 Liverpool
January 6, 2018: Liverpool 2 – 1 Everton
December 10, 2017: Liverpool 1 – 1 Everton
April 1, 2017: Liverpool 3 – 1 Everton
December 20, 2016: Everton 0-1 Liverpool
Liverpool’s Last 5 Matches:
October 25, 2018: Liverpool 4 – 0 Crvena Zvezda
October 27, 2018: Liverpool 4 – 1 Cardiff City
November 4, 2018: Arsenal 1 – 1 Liverpool
November 7, 2018: Crvena Zvezda 2 – 0 Liverpool
November 11, 2018: Liverpool 2 – 0 Fulham
Everton’s Last 5 Matches:
October 21, 2018: Everton 2- 0 Crystal Palace
October 28, 2018: Manchester United 2 – 1 Everton
November 3, 2018: Everton 3- 1 Brighton & Hovton
November 7, 2018: Everton 4 – 0 Gor Mahia
November 11, 2018: Chelsea 0 – 0 Everton
Liverpool: Alisson, V. van Dijk, A. Robertson, J. Gomez, T. Alexander Arnold, G. Wijnaldum, Fabinho, X. Shaqiri, Roberto Firmino, Mohamed Salah, S. Mané.
Everton: J. Pickford, S. Coleman, L. Digne, M. Keane, Y. Mina, G. Sigursson, I. Gueye, Bernard, André Gomes, T. Walcott, Richarlison.