ToffeeLinks - Merseyside Derby Special

Can Everton invoke the spirit of Tim Cahill to beat Liverpool again? - Michael Regan

With the first installment of this year's Merseyside derby tomorrow, you can excuse us for focusing on that momentous event in today's ToffeeLinks.

So here starts the absolute barrage of derby links -

Roberto Martinez has talked quite a bit about the derby, with the extended break allowing for more pre-game conversation than usual.

Martinez relishing his first derby

Martinez' True Blue inspiration

"Heads, not hearts" says Martinez

Martinez tells Barkley "Forget about England"

Some current and past Blues talked about the fixture too.

"We could be heroes" says Howard on derby

Kevin Kilbane on his view of the derby

Can Deulofeu be the difference-maker?

Both Martinez and Brendan Rogers came through the hotbed of passing football that Swansea City has now become.

The Swansea Effect on Merseyside

Then, the game itself. Who's expected to start, form guide, random stats and anything else your heart desires.

Everton-Liverpool injury report

More pressure on Liverpool than Everton

Merseyside Derby Matchpack

We end it off with some derby history.

The so-called 'Friendly Derby'

51 years and counting for the derby

All-time Everton XI vs all-time Liverpool Xi - who wins?

Why Derek Temple hated the derby

5 Classic Merseyside Derby Moments

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