Liverpool managed to beat their neighbors, Everton with a score of 2-0 in the Premier League 2021/22 Week 34, titled the Merseyside Derby, which was held at Anfield, Sunday (24/4/2022).
After a goalless draw in the first half, Liverpool managed to break the deadlock through Andy Robertson’s goal before sealing victory thanks to a Divock Origi goal.
Thanks to this result, Liverpool also remains in second place in the standings and again maintains a one-point distance from the leader, Manchester City.
The following is the report card for Liverpool players in this match in full.
Alisson Becker 7
Alisson recorded only one save in this match. However, it was also because the Everton attack never met the target.
Alisson is also noted for making clearences. In terms of ball distribution, the Brazilian goalkeeper recorded a bait accuracy of up to 91 percent.
Liverpool’s squad celebrates Andy Robertson’s goal in the derby against Everton on Sunday (24/4/2022)
Trent Alexander-Arnold 7,5
Alexander-Arnold played well in this match with two clearences, intercepts and tackles each. Alexander-Arnold also provided four key passes for his partner.
Joel Matip 8
Joel Matip really gave Liverpool a sense of security in the heart of defence. Matip recorded two clearences and six tackles. He also won a duel six times from six occasions.
Virgil van Dijk 7
Van Dij recorded a record of 100 percent victories in duels with opponents. He also sent five accurate long passes from six attempts.
Andy Robertson 7,5
Robertson broke the deadlock for the Reds through his goal. Robertson consistently threatened the Everton defense by releasing 12 crossings. The accuracy of the bait also reaches 93 percent. Robertson recorded one key pass and sent four long passes for his teammates.
Liverpool vs Everton hot duel titled Merseyside Derby, Sunday (24/4/2022)
Near Keita 6.5
Keita was quite difficult to bring out his creativity in building attacks from midfield, even though he had sent two key passes.
Fabinho’s bait accuracy as an anchor midfielder reaches 90 percent. However, he has several times lost duels with opposing players.
Thiago Alcantara 7,5
Thiago’s passes really spoil the Liverpool players. With a total accuracy of 98 percent, Thiago released seven accurate long passes and one key pass.
Mohamed Salah 7
Although from a shooting perspective, Salah was not very impressive, but he consistently tried to dismantle the Everton defense and finally sent an assist for Robertson’s opener.
Sadio Mane 6,5
It must be admitted, Mane’s performance in this match was not optimal. He also got emotional when the players from the two teams got into an argument.
Diogo Jota 6,5
Just like Mane, Jota’s performance in this match was less bite. He was quite difficult to penetrate the Everton defense meeting, especially in the first half.
Divock Origi 7
The entry of Origi really became the key to Liverpool’s victory. After providing a key pass in the process of Robertson’s goal, Origi made a name for himself on the scoreboard.
Luis Diaz 7
Not only Origi, the entry of Luis Diaz also played an important role in making Liverpool’s attack much more dangerous, and ended with an assist for Origi’s goal.
Jordan Henderson 6,5
Henderson played a role in making his team maintain the advantage in the remaining matches.