Tuesday 17 October 2017

Mersey marching orders

In the 36 Merseyside derbies of the Premier League era, there have been 19 red cards, a record number for any League fixture.

Liverpool 1-0 Everton

February 6, 2010

Sotirios Kyrgiakos (Liverpool) for a two- footed tackle (34 min). Steven Pienaar (Everton) second yellow card (90).

Everton 0-2 Liverpool

September 27, 2008

Tim Cahill (E) dangerous lunge (80).

Everton 1-2 Liverpool

20 October, 2007

Tony Hibbert (E) foul as the last man (53). Phil Neville (E) handball (90).

Liverpool 3-1 Everton

25 March, 2006

Steven Gerrard (L) second yellow card (18). Van der Meyde (E) use of elbow (73).

Everton 1-3 Liverpool

28 December, 2005

Phil Neville (E) second y/c (68). Mikel Arteta (E) cynical late foul (90).

Everton 1-3 Liverpool

20 March, 2005

Milan Baros (L) high tackle (77).

Everton 1-2 Liverpool

19 April, 2003

David Weir (E) second y/c (82). Gary Naysmith (E) second y/c (90).

Everton 2-3 Liverpool

16 April, 2001

Igor Biscan (L) second yellow card (77).

Liverpool 3-1 Everton

29 October, 2000

Thomas Gravesen (E) last man foul (77).

Liverpool 0-1 Everton

27 September, 1999

Sander Westeveld (L) and Francis Jeffers (E) in a scuffle (74).

Steven Gerrard (L) high tackle (90).

Liverpool 1-1 Everton

16 April, 1997

David Unsworth (E) and Robbie Fowler (L) squared-up (82).

BENJI INWOOD

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