It’s Merseyside Derby week in the Transfer Tavern and our landlord is on a look out to make sure the Liverpool and Everton fans are behaving.
There is no doubting the excitement flying around the Tavern and Reds fans will be looking to follow a strong March, which has seen their side win 3 out of 3, with a win over their Merseyside rivals.
However, our landlord is warning the cocky Reds fans in the Tavern that the Toffees are no push overs and will be confident following the form of big Belgian, Romelu Lukaku, who will no doubt look to punish a Liverpool defence which has had shaky moments this season.
This has not stopped our resident Liverpool fans in the Tavern, though, and they’re talking about their own goal threat led by the trio of Roberto Firmino, Philippe Coutinho and Sadio Mane. The latter scored a last minute winner the last time these two met at Goodison Park earlier in the season and the Toffees in the Tavern are still bitter about it.
With that being a talking point, among a few other points, our landlord has been listing down the side he reckons Jurgen Klopp should go with in the derby and we have to say, it isn’t a bad line up.
Let’s take a look at who he thinks will make the Reds XI…