It’s the big day of Merseyside derby Liverpool vs Everton with Liverpool ranking 6th in Premier League and Everton ranking 7 just three points behind Liverpool with a game in hand.

All key stats you need to know before Merseyside Derby


πŸ“Œ Liverpool are unbeaten in the past 23 meetings in all competitions (W11, D12). It’s the longest run without defeat against an opponent in their history.
πŸ“Œ Everton’s current 20-match winless streak against Liverpool in the top flight is their worst against a single opponent.
πŸ“Œ This is the most drawn fixture in Premier League history, with 24 matches ending level.
It has also produced a record 22 red cards.

LIVERPOOL
πŸ“Œ Liverpool have lost three consecutive league matches for the first time since November 2014.
πŸ“Œ The Reds have only twice endured four Premier League defeats in a row: September 1993 and November to December 2002.
πŸ“Œ The only reigning champions to lose more than three successive Premier League fixtures are Leicester City, who lost five in a row from January to February 2017.
πŸ“Œ Liverpool have lost five of their eight Premier League games in 2021, as many as they lost in 72 matches in 2019 and 2020 combined.
πŸ“Œ Liverpool need two goals to become only the second club after Everton to 7000 times in the top flight.
πŸ“Œ The Reds’ first top-flight goal was netted by Harry Bradshaw in a 1-1 draw at Blackburn Rovers in September 1894.
πŸ“Œ They could lose four home league matches in succession for only the second time in their history, having done so in 1923-24. No reigning top-flight champion has suffered four home league defeats in a row since Everton in 1928-29.

EVERTON
πŸ“Œ Everton have only averaged a point per game from their eight league fixtures in 2021.
πŸ“Œ Nonetheless, they are unbeaten in seven Premier League away matches (W5, D2) and can equal the club record of eight without defeat, achieved in 2010 and again in 2016.
πŸ“Œ Only in their title-winning season of 1984-85 have the Toffees won more than seven of their opening 12 away fixtures of a league season.
πŸ“Œ Dominic Calvert-Lewin needs one goal to equal Everton’s club record of scoring nine away goals in a Premier League season

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