Carragher, Owen and more: Twitter builds up to Liverpool-Everton derby

Liverpool legends Jamie Carragher and Michael Owen build up to Saturday's Merseyside derby on Twitter

The Sport Review staff
By The Sport Review staff

Jamie Carragher has backed Liverpool to beat Everton in the crunch Merseyside derby at Anfield on Saturday.

Merseyside derby enhanced odds: Liverpool to win at 4/1, draw at 9/1 or Everton to win at 11/1!

The Reds face the Toffees as Brendan Rodgers’s men look to record their first Premier League win in two attempts.

And here is a selection of the best Twitter reaction from the former professionals ahead of the derby clash.

As mentioned, Carragher (@Carra23) reckons Liverpool will win: “Prediction time – Lfc to win 2-1. Goodnight, pretty sure it’ll be a sleepless night for a lot of the blues!!!!”

Liverpool legend Michael Owen (‏@themichaelowen) is helping BT Sport cover the game: “Back to Anfield today for Derby Day! Just like old times… #DerbyDay”

Before tweeting a photo from the famous Anfield steps:

Former Liverpool striker Neil Mellor (@NeilMellor33) wonders how the summer signings will cope with the derby-day atmosphere: “Plenty of new faces making derby debuts for Liverpool. Both sides not had a great start but it’s all about the 3points!!”

Ex-Reds full-back Rob Jones (@RobjonesLFC2) is watching the clash with Liverpool legend Digger: “At the Derby today with @officialbarnesy @paulanto78 @jaredayres @declanjones2009 come on lads!! #LFC”

Unsurprisingly, Manchester United legend Norman Whiteside (@NormanWhiteside) is supporting Everton: “Big game, Merseyside Derby COYB’s :)”

Former Liverpool striker John Aldridge (@Realaldo474) is tipping £25m signing Adam Lallana to score his first Liverpool goal: “Think it will be tight today, 1-1 Adam Lallana first goal.”

Ex-Reds midfielder David Thompson (@77thomo) is going for a seven-goal thriller: “I feel it’s. Going to be an epic game 4-3 Lfc #DerbyDay”

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