Liverpool are flying again. The 7-0 win over Spartak Moscow took their Champions League total to 23, which is a record in the competition.
Jürgen Klopp welcomes Everton to Anfield on Sunday for the first Merseyside derby of the season with everyone in high spirits.
The German’s big four all combined beautifully on Wednesday and Sam Allardyce will be wary of feeling their wrath this weekend.
The Toffees have fully embraced the ‘Big Sam’ effect, winning their last two, but the derby is a whole new level of challenge for the Blue side of the Mersey.
Liverpool Team News
- Joël Matip – Out (thigh)
- Alberto Moreno – Out (tendon)
Liverpool’s Recent Form
- Liverpool 3-0 Southampton
- Sevilla 3-3 Liverpool (Champions League)
- Liverpool 1-1 Chelsea
- Stoke City 0-3 Liverpool
- Brighton & Hove Albion 1-5 Liverpool
- Liverpool 7-0 Spartak Moscow (Champions League)
Liverpool’s key stats:
- Mohamed Salah with 18 goals has scored more in all competitions this season than any other Premier League player
- On Wednesday, Philippe Coutinho scored his first hat-trick for the Reds, he has four goals and four assists in the League
- With four goals, Daniel Sturridge is Liverpool’s top active goal scorer in the Merseyside derby
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