Ahead of Liverpool taking on Everton in the 226th Merseyside derby, club statistician Ged Rea has been digging through the archives to pull up 15 fascinating facts relating to the fixture.

What was the Reds' biggest ever win over their city rivals? How many red cards have been shown in these typically feisty affairs? And how have the sides fared in recent Anfield meetings? 

Click 'next' below to find out the answers.