Merseyside Derby’s Childhood Allegiance Switching XI
Blue for childhood Everton supporters, red for Liverpool
It’s a big day for the children of Merseyside on Sunday, as they spend the morning away from church painting their faces either shocking red, or deep ocean blue – quite probably dreaming of one day playing for their favourite local superpower.
But how things can change. Above is a team made up of small scouse children who forsook their childhood dreams to play for the enemy.
Only Gary Ablett got it half right with a stint at both clubs, making his inner child only 50 per cent livid with him.