Premier League Match Preview: Everton vs Liverpool

Everton and Liverpool both picked up much-needed victories in midweek. Everton won 3-0 away to Cardiff while Liverpool tanked Watford 5-0.

Liverpool could be down to second by the time this match kicks off and the pressure will be on Jurgen Klopp’s side.

Everton, however, are winless in the last 18 Merseyside derbies, last winning one back in 2010.

Team News

Everton- Kurt Zouma has served his suspension and is expected to replace Phil Jagielka in Everton’s backline. Yerry Mina is also an option after recovering in time to make the bench in midweek.

Andre Gomes will hope to replace Morgan Schneiderlin in central midfield but no other changes are expected from the side that beat Cardiff 3-0 on Tuesday.

Liverpool- Roberto Firmino missed out in midweek but Jurgen Klopp expects the Brazilian to be available on Sunday.

Jordan Henderson was dropped against Watford on Wednesday but will push to captain the side against Everton.

Naby Keita is another option in midfield but may have to settle for a place on the bench on Sunday.

Match Facts

Liverpool are undefeated in their last 18 matches against Everton in all competitions.

Everton have drawn 5 of their last 6 home matches against Liverpool in all competitions.

Liverpool have kept a clean sheet in their last 3 matches (Premier League).

Everton have seen under 2.5 goals in 9 of their last 11 home matches against Liverpool in all competitions.

Liverpool are undefeated in 13 of their last 14 away matches in Premier League.

There have been under 2.5 goals scored in Liverpool’s last 3 away Premier League games.

Bet Now NaijaBet

As at the time this post Everton has 5.93 odd to win the match on NaijaBet while Liverpool has 1.63 odd to win the match, the odd to draw the match is 4.14.

Who will win?