Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is wary Everton will view the Merseyside derby as the game which can “solve a lot of problems” for beleaguered manager Marco Silva.
Brazil ended a run of five matches without a win with a 3-0 friendly victory over South Korea in Abu Dhabi.
Liverpool and Manchester City meet at Anfield on Sunday and the received wisdom is that if Jurgen Klopp’s men win, the title race is as good as over.
Jurgen Klopp insists his players will welcome the help from new signings rather than fear competition.
Liverpool are closing in on a world-record deal for Roma goalkeeper Alisson.