Even though the Liverpool Sunday-favoured up with the reserve and youth players, still managed to beat the new stadium from Everton, who had all the heavy firepower in the FA Cup.
Carlo Ancelottis troops were sent on the short trip back home to Goodison Park with a 0-1 defeat after a drømmemål of the only 18-year-old midfielder Curtis Jones.
After derbysejren had Jürgen Klopp only words of praise to spare for his young and untested team.
- I saw a sensationally good performance from a not very experienced team with a lot of players, that was with for the first time on such a big stage in front of this audience against this opponent, says Liverpool manager on the club's website.
- It was excellent, I loved it, I loved every second of the fight.
the 18-year-old Curtis Jones was Klopps winner. Photo: Carl Recine/Ritzau Scanpix
With the victory is Liverpool who lead the Premier League sovereign, ready to 16.-with their in the traditional cup.
After a hectic and packed juleprogram can Klopp now give its players a break. Next match is against Tottenham on Saturday in the league.
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