Fresh news making rounds with respect to the return of the English Premier league suggests that Merseyside derby will be among six games to be played on neutral grounds.
The Merseyside derby, which involves league leaders, Liverpool and Everton, appears to be the clash which can mathetematically assure Jurgen Klopp’s men the league title.
According to PA news agency, the games to be played on neutral grounds includes three Liverpool away games, and the arrangements were based on police request.
Amongst the matches are Manchester City vs Liverpool, Manchester City vs Newcastle, Manchester United vs Sheffield United, Newcastle vs Liverpool, and Everton vs Liverpool.
“we have reached a consensus that balances the needs of football, while also minimising the demand on policing” – PA dugout reported that the UK’s football policing lead, Deputy Chief Constable Mark Roberts said in a statement.