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Weds Lunch Sport: The Merseyside Derby Takes Place Tonight; Spurs Jose Mourinho Goes To Old Trafford

: 12/04/2019 - 12:57

Jurgen Klopp will be hoping for his 100th Premier League win in tonight's Merseyside derby.

His Liverpool side come into the game with an 8-point lead at the top of the table.

By contrast, Everton are struggling in 17th, with manager Marco Silva under pressure.

Also tonight Jose Mourinho takes Spurs to Old Trafford for a 7.30 kick-off.

That's also the start time for tonight's four other games - including Chelsea's clash with Aston Villa.

Leicester City are home to Watford, while Southampton play host to Norwich.

Wolves play West Ham.

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The British and Irish Lions will play eight games on their tour to South Africa in 2021.

Warren Gatland's side will play five warm-up matches before the first Test against the world champions on Saturday July 24th in Johannesburg.

The second and third Tests then follow on successive Saturdays in Cape Town and again in Johannesburg.

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Ireland will have three athletes in the pool at this evening's European Short Course Swimming Championship semi-finals.

Sligo's Mona McSharry progressed as joint eighth of sixteen qualifiers in the 100 metres breaststroke.

Longford star Darragh Greene squeezed into the men's 50 metres breaststroke semi-finals, placing 15th.

Also through is Danielle Hill - the multiple Irish record holder from Belfast broke the minute mark in the 100 metres backstroke for the first time in her career.

Today's finals are off the blocks at 5pm.

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Antrim's Mark Allen is in last-16 action at the UK Championship today in York.

The two-time finalist is just underway Kurt Maflin.

Two former world champions are also just underway - as John Higgins against Stuart Bingham.

 

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