Tiger Punch, October 17th. In tonight's Merseyside derby, Everton goalkeeper Pickford's fierce tackle against Liverpool defender Van Dyke caused controversy-the Dutchman behind the Toffee defense He was brought down by the England national goal, and Liverpool did not get a penalty because the line referee raised the flag to indicate that Van Dijk was offside, and referee Oliver did not take any card action.
After the game, Pickford, through Henderson, apologized to Van Dijk, who was unable to continue the game due to a foul after 11 minutes of the game.
Henderson said in an interview after the game: "Pickford came to see me. After the game, he apologized and asked me to convey it to Van Dyke."