Merseyside Police tweeted: "Thanks to both sets of fans for respecting the occasion today. The vast majority behaved impeccably and did their clubs proud."
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Mild start to the weekend but fairly strong & gusty winds. An unsettled spell overnight into Sunday, clearer yet colder later