My Day at the Derby – Everton (H), December 2nd 2018

My Day at the Derby – Everton (H), December 2nd 2018
December 3, 2018 Chris Rowland

 

For me there’s always an extra buzz about derby day. The facts that they haven’t won at Anfield since 1999, or beaten us anywhere for 17 games, troubles me a bit, as it’s got to happen one day …

Then I tell myself the reason we’ve not lost is because we’ve pretty much always been the better team, so the dice are pre-loaded.

Playing on a Sunday is hardly anything new for us, but as Northern Rail’s Saturday strikes are set to continue until the New Year as the dispute over driver-only trains rumbles on, I can only get to Sunday games.

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