In the iconic words of Michael Buffer: “Let’s get ready to ruuummmbbblllleee,” as derby fever grips Merseyside for the first time this season.
Sunday, Oct. 28 sees the two giants of English football clash at Goodison Park for the 219th time.
But hope springs eternal for us Evertonians as we go into the match as the form team, not something that often gets said in October.
With the impending specter of doom and gloom about to cast a shadow over one half of Liverpool, I have decided to delve deep into my own archive and pick out the five most memorable derby games.
Being 32 years old, the last 13 years worth of derby matches have been etched into my emotional memory bank.
So without further ado, time to cut out the waffle and commence with my five most memorable Merseyside derbies.