Liverpool vs Everton result: Player ratings as Jurgen Klopp triumphs in Merseyside derby thriller.

Liverpool triumphed 5-2 against Everton in a thrilling Merseyside derby to retain their eight-point lead in the Premier League title race.

The game started in frantic fashion with Divock Origi opening the scoring after just six minutes. Xherdan Shaqiri then doubled the lead before Michael Keane pulled one back for the Toffees.

However, Origi struck again before both Sadio Mane and Richarlison scored in stoppage time to complete a thrilling six-goal first half.

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The goals then dried out, though, with both sides spurning chances before Georginio Wijnaldum wrapped up victory in the dying moments of the match.

While Liverpool remain unbeaten, the defeat leaves Everton teetering in the relegation zone with Marco Silva's sacking now feeling inevitable. Here are our ratings from the match:

Player ratings: Liverpool vs Everton

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Adrian - 6
Trent Alexander-Arnold - 7
Dejan Lovren - 8
Virgil van Dijk - 7

Player ratings: Liverpool vs Everton

Adrian - 6

1/21 Adrian - 6

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Trent Alexander-Arnold - 7

2/21 Trent Alexander-Arnold - 7

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Dejan Lovren - 8

3/21 Dejan Lovren - 8

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Virgil van Dijk - 7

4/21 Virgil van Dijk - 7

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Andrew Robertson - 6

5/21 Andrew Robertson - 6

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Georginio Wijnaldum - 9

6/21 Georginio Wijnaldum - 9

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James Milner - 6

7/21 James Milner - 6

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Xherdan Shaqiri - 7

8/21 Xherdan Shaqiri - 7

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Adam Lallana - 6

9/21 Adam Lallana - 6

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Sadio Mane - 9

10/21 Sadio Mane - 9

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Divock Origi - 9

11/21 Divock Origi - 9

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Jordan Pickford - 3

12/21 Jordan Pickford - 3

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Lucas Digne - 6

13/21 Lucas Digne - 6

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Yerry Mina - 6

14/21 Yerry Mina - 6

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Michael Keane - 6

15/21 Michael Keane - 6

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Mason Holgate - 6

16/21 Mason Holgate - 6

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Gylfi Sigurdsson - 5

17/21 Gylfi Sigurdsson - 5

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Tom Davies - 5

18/21 Tom Davies - 5

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Richarlison - 7

19/21 Richarlison - 7

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Alex Iwobi - 5

20/21 Alex Iwobi - 5

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Dominic Calvert-Lewin - 6

21/21 Dominic Calvert-Lewin - 6

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Adrian - 6

1/21 Adrian - 6

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Trent Alexander-Arnold - 7

2/21 Trent Alexander-Arnold - 7

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Dejan Lovren - 8

3/21 Dejan Lovren - 8

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Virgil van Dijk - 7

4/21 Virgil van Dijk - 7

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Andrew Robertson - 6

5/21 Andrew Robertson - 6

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Georginio Wijnaldum - 9

6/21 Georginio Wijnaldum - 9

EPA

James Milner - 6

7/21 James Milner - 6

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Xherdan Shaqiri - 7

8/21 Xherdan Shaqiri - 7

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Adam Lallana - 6

9/21 Adam Lallana - 6

PA

Sadio Mane - 9

10/21 Sadio Mane - 9

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Divock Origi - 9

11/21 Divock Origi - 9

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Jordan Pickford - 3

12/21 Jordan Pickford - 3

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Lucas Digne - 6

13/21 Lucas Digne - 6

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Yerry Mina - 6

14/21 Yerry Mina - 6

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Michael Keane - 6

15/21 Michael Keane - 6

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Mason Holgate - 6

16/21 Mason Holgate - 6

PA

Gylfi Sigurdsson - 5

17/21 Gylfi Sigurdsson - 5

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Tom Davies - 5

18/21 Tom Davies - 5

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Richarlison - 7

19/21 Richarlison - 7

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Alex Iwobi - 5

20/21 Alex Iwobi - 5

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Dominic Calvert-Lewin - 6

21/21 Dominic Calvert-Lewin - 6

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