Everton v Liverpool: Key Battles
The Merseyside derby promises to be a thrilling encounter between two side who will be looking to gain bragging rights among each Monday Night Football. The 8pm kick off promises to offer a great spectacle for the fans as Liverpool will look to continue their convincing victory against Middlesbrough. Lets look at a few battles that will decide the fate tonight in this crucial Merseyside derby.
Origi vs Williams
The pace of directness of Origi game will be a key focal point for Liverpool when Everton will look to go on the ascendancy in latter stages of the game. 5 goals in his last five games has certainly booted the young Belgium confidence and Williams will need to look out for his strength and pace heading into the game
The Battle of the Goalkeepers
The pressure will be on goalkeeper heading into this intense fixture. Mignolet has been a calm influence after Klopp decided to put karius out of the spotlight. Both goalkeepers will need to be at their game if they want to salvage victory.
Midfield to win the game
Jordon Henderson has been one of the most consistent performers in the division and he comes up against Barry and Gueye. Liverpool three man midfield have energy and aggression about them that might give them an edge with the inform Adam Lallana in key midfield role. If Everton decide to play the way they played second half against Arsenal, then Liverpool will be in deep trouble.
Kick OFF:8 pm Stadium: Goodison Park, Everton Last Season: Everton 1- 1 Liverpool Live: MNF Sky Sports 1 Referee: Mike Dean
Everton: Stekelenburg, Williams, Funes Mori, Coleman, Baines, Gueye, McCarthy, Barkley, Valencia, Lukaku, Lennon
Liverpool: Mignolet, Clyne, Matip, Lovren, Milner, Henderson, Lallana, Wijnaldum, Mane, Origi, Firmino