Everton star Richard Lison issued an open letter, apologizing to Liverpool midfielder Thiago, and Toffee goalkeeper Pickford also conveyed an apology to Van Dyke.
埃弗顿球星理查德·利森（Richard Lison）发表公开信，向利物浦中场蒂亚戈（Thiago）道歉，太妃糖门将皮克福德（Pickford）也向范戴克（Van Dyke）道歉。
亚博直播平台 Richard Leeson wrote in the open letter:
"What happened today was the result of being too dedicated and focused. I had no intention of hurting Thiago at the time."
"When I saw that the collision was about to happen, I put my feet away and hit him with my knee. At the speed at the time, this was inevitable."
"I have sent him a message to apologize, and here I also want to apologize publicly. I hope he is not injured and everything is fine."
"I also apologize to my teammates, clubs and fans. I made the team one less player to fight at the last moment. Unfortunately, what has happened is something I cannot change. I will reflect, work hard, and continue to move forward. ."
In addition, according to Liverpool captain Henderson, Pickford came to him after the game and expressed his apologies to Van Dyke. "Jordan (Pickford) came over after the game, apologized, and asked me to tell Virgil (Van Dyke)."