20:17Chris BeesleyMr Hooper not interestedA flop from Salah following contact from Tarkowski akin to someone ushering you to your chair in a restaurant. Mr Hooper not interested on this occasion despite screams from the Kop. 20:15Joe ThomasThe battle to watchSeamus Coleman v Darwin Nunez is the battle to watch so far. Both have had wins and Liverpool looking to target the Everton right in the early stages20:11Chris BeesleyEverton clear their linesEverton clear their lines after a dangerous free-kick just outside the area from Salah after Tarkowski’s challenge on Nunez. 20:09Chris BeesleyPlenty of early boosAs you’d imagine, plenty of early boos for the visitors but so far Everton have kept their heads. A long way to go though. 20:07Chris BeesleyHalf a chance for LiverpoolHalf a chance for Liverpool as Salah just escapes Tarkowski’s attentions but he can’t get power on his shot.
19:58Chris BeesleyThe usual array of flags on the KopThe usual array of flags on the Kop but the away end featured a banner showing the Echo’s Toffee Lady and Kopite figures. It was too far away for me to judge detail! 19:57Connor O'NeillThe team are out at AnfieldThe team are out at Anfield. 'We Are The Goodison Gang' is currently blaring around Anfield as the Everton supporters in attendance make themselves heard. 19:56Connor O'NeillBack-to-back winsEverton are looking to win consecutive Premier League games for the second time this season, previously beating West Ham and Southampton in September/October.
20:06Chris BeesleyEarly blooper from Matip Early blooper from Matip who takes a wild swipe at the ball and misses, presenting a chance for Simms but his shot is blocked by Gomez. 20:04Connor O'NeillKenwright, Barrett-Baxendal and Sharp watching onBill Kenwright, Denise Barrett-Baxendale and Graeme Sharp all in attendance at Anfield tonight. 20:03Joe ThomasHow Everton start is keyHow Everton start is key. Liverpool have struggled in the early stages recently. Everton’s last two wins here were built on goals within the first five minutes.
Could the Oldham-born striker, who was recalled from a loan spell at Sunderland in January, prove to be a surprise Derby hero for the visitors who haven’t won at Anfield in front of fans since 1999? 19:22Connor O'NeillColeman achievementSeamus Coleman will make his 400th appearance for Everton this evening. 19:12Connor O'NeillDyche on team newsSpeaking on the Ellis Simms starting tonight, Sean Dyche has just said: "Ellis has got a physical presence and good energy to his game. Neal, it’s a tight decision, Neal’s slightly more experienced, we know that, but see how he fares. Young lad, great occasion for him and go out there and play with freedom. " 19:07Joe ThomasTeam news verdictSo Ellis Simms makes his first start for Everton since December 2021 as Dominic Calvert-Lewin misses out on the matchday squad for the Merseyside derby.
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It was a good show against a very good side but we know we've got to find consistency with that kind of performance. That comes on the training pitch and that feeling of training right all of the time, then taking it into games. That's the important thing. " 19:40Chris BeesleyA bold decisionAs feared, Dominic Calvert-Lewin, who was described by manager Sean Dyche as being “touch and go at best” during his pre-match press conference in terms of his fitness, misses out tonight but rather than his usual understudy Neal Maupay leading the line, it’s a more like-for-like but far less experienced replacement Ellis Simms who leads the line. It’s a bold decision from the Everton manager but as much as a Merseyside Derby is NEVER a free hit, the Blues have a huge home game against Leeds United to come next Saturday.
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The Dutchman should have at least hit the target., 20:19Chris BeesleyTarkowski and Gueye in conversationTarkowski and Gueye in conversation. Liverpool have just been finding their way through these last few minutes. 20:18Chris BeesleyHeaded chance for GakpoHeaded chance for Gakpo flies just wide. A warning to Everton. 20:17Joe Thomas Coleman and NunezThe battle to watch so far is taking place down Everton’s right, between Seamus Coleman and Darwin Nunez. Coleman has done well so far but was unable to prevent Nunez cutting in across the box to win the free kick that Salah hit the wall with earlier.
If the Blues are to produce a repeat of this performance, they may be forced to do so without Dominic Calvert-Lewin, who has been described as 'touch-and-go' for this fixture. ECHO reporters Chris Beesley and Joe Thomas will be in place to bring you the latest on the Merseyside derby, with team news, in-game updates and post-match analysis to come. Get involved and send your thoughts to @LivEchoEFC. And don't forget to subscribe to our free Everton FC newsletter, our YouTube channel and listen to our Royal Blue Podcast, with all your favourite ECHO regulars including Joe Thomas, Chris Beesley, Connor O'Neill, Gavin Buckland and Paul Wheelock. 20:22Chris BeesleyLiverpool unhappyLiverpool unhappy about Onana catching Alisson when chasing a loose ball but just looked like a coming together of two big units to me. 20:19Connor O'NeillA big let offJust watching a replay of the Gapko chance and that was a big let off for Everton.
Liverpool vs Everton LIVE - score updates and analysisVideo LoadingVideo UnavailableHello and welcome to our live blog for this evening's Premier League match between Liverpool and Everton. Sean Dyche will be looking to build on last weekend's win over Arsenal, which marked the perfect start to life in charge of the Blues. Opponents Liverpool are currently on a dismal run of form, which has seen the Reds win only one of their last seven games in all competitions, and are struggling for confidence as players continue to struggle for form. The Blues' last win at Anfield arrived in 2021 after goals from Richarlison and Gylfi Sigurdsson ended Everton's long wait for three points at the home of the Reds.
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