MERSEYSIDE KINGS: TOP 5 All-time Goal Scorers In The Merseyside Derby

MERSEYSIDE KINGS: TOP 5 All-time Goal Scorers In The Merseyside Derby

First contested in 1894, the Merseyside derby is a game between Liverpool and Everton. Its the longest running top-flight English derby, since the 1962-63 season. Liverpool coming out on top with 91 wins and Everton winning 66 games while 71 meetings ended in a draw (228 totals).

Along with all the cards and fouls, a number of goals have been scored in these encounters.

5. Harry Chambers (Liverpool) –8 goals

An English striker who played for Liverpool from the 1920s, Harry Chambers has 8 goals in Merseyside derbies to his name. The forward began his career in 1915 and spent 13 seasons at Liverpool, during which he racked up his goal tally against Everton.

4. Steven Gerrard (Liverpool) –10 goals

Former England and Liverpool captain, Steven Gerrard scored 10 goals against Everton, during his 17-year career with the Reds. This included a league hat-trick as well, Gerrard is one of the best midfielders the country has ever seen and tormented Liverpool’s neighbors relentlessly.

3. Alex Young (Everton) –12 goals

A Scottish forward, Alex Young spent a decade with Everton; he made nearly 300 appearances for the club and scored a bunch of goals in the process. “Sandy”, as he was commonly referred too, scored 12 goals in Merseyside derbies.

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