Everton U21 1 – 3 Liverpool U21
Liverpool U21 have continued their pursuit of the U21 Premier League title with a 3-1 victory over their rivals in the Merseyside derby.
Samed Yesil started his first game against Everton and has played in Liverpool U21’s last three games.
Liverpool U21 sit in second place, two points behind Manchester Untied U21.
The former Leverkusen striker only recently recovered from a double cruciate ligament injury that has seen him spend most of the season on the sidelines.
Yeşil now has four goals in eight U21 appearances for the Reds this season.
Everton U21: Griffiths, Jones, Galloway, Ledson, Distin, Browning, Kenny, Williams, Byrne, Charsley, Henen
Subs: Hunt, Dyson, Connolly, Davies, Robinson
Liverpool U21: Fulton, Whelan, Maguire, Randall, Cleary, O’Hanlon, Canos, Brannagan, Yesil, Kent, Wilson
Subs: Firth, Trickett-Smith, Ojo, Gomez, Sinclair
Goals: .24 Charsley (Everton), .27, .70 Kent, .78 Ojo (Liverpool)