The 2021-22 Premier League season offers another massive game this week as Everton and Liverpool renew hostilities at Goodison Park on Thursday. This edition of the Merseyside derby will also see the return of former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez to lead Everton who is currently in a horrible situation. The match between Everton and Liverpool is set to start at 1:45 am IST.
The Toffees suffered a 1-0 loss to Brentford on Sunday afternoon for their sixth loss in 13 league games. They are currently in 14th place in the table and are in desperate need of a win.
Meanwhile, Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool enter Thursday’s derby after winning back-to-back Premier League games 4-0. Notably, the Reds have won their last three games at Anfield with an impressive performance, including beating Southampton 4-0 over the weekend. They are in great shape and keeping pace at the top of the Premier League with Chelsea and Manchester City.
Premier League 2021-22 Everton vs Liverpool: Team news, injury update
Rafa Benitez’s side have been plagued with injuries this season and have several issues to tackle ahead of this crucial meeting. Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Tom Davies and Andre Gomes remain on the sidelines. Yerry Mina is still healing his hamstring problem, however, Benitez will be happy to welcome forward Richarlison back from suspension.
For Jurgen Klopp, Roberto Firmino and Curtis Jones will miss the Merseyside derby. The availability of Naby Keita and Joe Gomez will be checked before the match.
Possible starting eleven for Everton: Jordan Pickford; Seamus Coleman, Michael Keane, Ben Godfrey, Lucas Digne; Fabian Delph, Allan, Abdoulaye Doucouré; Richarlison, Demarai Gray, Andros Townsend
Possible starting lineup in Liverpool: Alisson Becker; Trent Alexander-Arnold, Virgil Van Dijk, Ibrahima Konate, Andrew Robertson; Fabinho, Thiago Alcantara, Jordan Henderson; Mohamed Salah, Diogo Jota, Sadio Mané
What time will the Everton vs Liverpool match start?
The 2021-22 Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool kicks off at 1:45 am IST on Thursday 2 December at Goodison Park.
Which TV channel will broadcast the Everton vs Liverpool game?
The Star Sports network owns the broadcasting rights to the Everton vs Liverpool match in India.
How can I live stream the Everton vs Liverpool game?
The 2021-22 Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool can be streamed live on the Disney + Hotstar app as well as on Jio TV.
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