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Jagielka responds to Gerrard jibes

October 31, 2012
By ESPN staff
Phil Jagielka has defended Everton's playing style after criticism from Steven Gerrard that they are a "very direct" team who are "similar to Stoke".

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Gerrard, the Liverpool captain, made the remarks following Sunday's Merseyside derby at Goodison Park, which finished 2-2 with a Luis Suarez 'winner' deep into stoppage time disallowed due to an incorrect offside flag.

"There was only one team who came into the derby trying ...

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