Jurgen Klopp created 9 changes from the side that extended their Premier League result in thirteen points with conclusion over Sheffield United on Thursday – together with 3 debutants in Takumi Minamino, Nathaniel Phillips and substitute Yasser Larouci.
And it had been 18-year-old Jones who grabbed the Merseyside derby glory with an impressive curling 25-yard drive that eluded the extended arms of Everton keeper Jordan Pickford as it arched into the highest corner after seventy one minutes.
Toffees manager Carlo Ancelotti contend nearly his strongest available side however the guests paid for a lackluster show and a succession of uncomprehensible opportunities within the half, once Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Mason Holgate and Richarlison saw efforts saved by Liverpool keeper Adrian.
Klopp had the luxury of resting superstars like Sadio Mane, Mohamed salah, Roberto Firmino, and Virgil van Dijk, survived the early loss through injury of James Milner, and nevertheless still saw his side absolutely benefit their place within the fourth round – and it’s currently 7,405 days since Everton won at Anfield.
The fourth-round draw takes place on Mon at 19:35.
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