Jordan Henderson of Liverpool battles for the ball with Jordi Gomez and Liam Bridcutt of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match on December 6, 2014
Result: Liverpool drop down to ninth
Liverpool drop down to ninth in the table after playing out a 0-0 draw against Sunderland at Anfield.
Reaction
Sunderland's Liam Bridcutt in action against Hull during their Premier League match on February 8, 2014
Sunderland's Liam Bridcutt wants midfield competition
Sunderland midfielder Liam Bridcutt hopes that his performance against Liverpool has given manager Gus Poyet a selection problem.
Dec 8, 11:58
Kolo Toure and Joe Allen of Liverpool outjump Jonathan Walters of Stoke City during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Stoke City at Anfield on November 29, 2014
Kolo Toure: 'Liverpool are getting better'
Kolo Toure believes that Liverpool are starting to show signs of improvement following their 0-0 draw with Sunderland.
Dec 7, 13:44
Raheem Sterling of Liverpool goes down in the penalty area during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Sunderland at Anfield on December 6, 2014
Brendan Rodgers dismisses Raheem Sterling dive claims
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers insists that Raheem Sterling did not dive under a challenge from Wes Brown during their goalless draw with Sunderland.
Dec 7, 12:00
Kolo Toure of Liverpool reacts after he scored an own goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Fulham and Liverpool at Craven Cottage on February 12, 2014
Kolo Toure praises Sunderland defending
Liverpool defender Kolo Toure admits that Sunderland "defended very well" to earn a draw with Anfield in the Premier League.
Dec 7, 09:13
Brendan Rodgers, manager of Liverpool looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Liverpool at Selhurst Park on November 23, 2014
Brendan Rodgers: 'We are having to work harder for goals'
Brendan Rodgers believes that Liverpool's struggles in front of goal this season are down to their change in style and the defensive approach of their opponents.
Dec 7, 06:08
Wes Brown of Sunderland tackles Jamie Vardy of Leicester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Sunderland at The King Power Stadium on November 22, 2014
Wes Brown: 'We could have beaten Liverpool'
Sunderland defender Wes Brown reveals that he was frustrated with himself for missing a chance that could have earned his side all three points at Liverpool.
Dec 7, 02:12
Gustavo Poyet the Sunderland manager celebrates his team's 1-0 victory during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on May 3, 2014
Gus Poyet: 'Liverpool are a mid-table side without Luis Suarez'
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet believes that he has been proven right, after claiming in March that Liverpool would be a mid-table team without Luis Suarez.
Dec 6, 19:40
Sunderlands Uruguayan manager Gus Poyet reacts during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northeast England, on October 25, 2014
Gus Poyet: Sunderland missed "great opportunity" to beat Liverpool
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet believes that his side missed a "great opportunity" to beat Liverpool at Anfield after holding the Reds to a goalless draw.
Dec 6, 19:00
Steven Gerrard of Liverpool walks to the bench before the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Sunderland at Anfield on December 6, 2014
Brendan Rodgers: 'Liverpool can't rely on Gerrard'
Brendan Rodgers says that Liverpool cannot rely on solely Steven Gerrard after they play out a 0-0 draw against Sunderland, with their captain on the bench.
Dec 6, 17:33
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole takes a closer look at the individual performances of those involved in Liverpool's 0-0 draw at home to Sunderland.
Analysis
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Liverpool's goalless draw at home to Sunderland in the Premier League.
Match Report
Liverpool drop down to ninth in the table after playing out a 0-0 draw against Sunderland at Anfield.
Live Commentary
Take a look back at Sunderland's 0-0 draw at Liverpool with Sports Mole's minute-by-minute report.
HT Report
Liverpool and Sunderland go into half time with the score at 0-0 after both sides struggle to take control in a scrappy half.
Team News
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers drops Steven Gerrard to the substitutes' bench for his side's Premier League clash against Sunderland.
Preview
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between Liverpool and Sunderland at Anfield as the Reds go in search of a third win in the space of seven days.
Head to Head
Mar 26, 2014 8pm
Sep 29, 2013 4pm
Jan 2, 2013 7.45pm
Liverpool
3-0
Sunderland
Sterling (19'), Suárez (26', 52')

McClean (60')
Sep 15, 2012 5.30pm
Sunderland
1-1
Liverpool
Fletcher (29')
Larsson (81')
Suárez (71')
Suárez (37'), Skrtel (63')
Mar 10, 2012 3pm
Build-up
Liverpool's English midfielder Raheem Sterling celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Southampton at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, northwest England, on August 17, 2014
Brendan Rodgers: 'Raheem Sterling has reached another level'
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers feels that Raheem Sterling has taken his game to another level with his performances for the club this season.
Dec 6, 06:04
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at The Hawthorns on August 16, 2014
Gus Poyet contemplating Sunderland changes
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet reveals that he could make several changes to his side for their clash with Liverpool following their busy fixture schedule.
Dec 6, 02:18
Sunderland's Fabio Borini celebrates after scoring his team's first goal against Southampton during their Premier League match on January 18, 2014
Gus Poyet: 'Sunderland miss Fabio Borini'
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet admits that his team are missing the quality of Liverpool forward Fabio Borini this season.
Dec 6, 00:25
Sunderland's Fabio Borini scores his team's second goal via the penalty spot against Cardiff during the Premier League match on April 27, 2014
Brendan Rodgers: 'Fabio Borini unfazed by Sunderland snub'
Brendan Rodgers says that Liverpool forward Fabio Borini has no regrets over rejecting a permanent move to Sunderland ahead of potentially facing his former club.
Dec 5, 23:12
Sunderlands Uruguayan manager Gus Poyet reacts during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northeast England, on October 25, 2014
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet demands "brave" Liverpool performance
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet will ask his players to "keep believing" that they can square up to the Premier League big boys ahead of their trip to Liverpool.
Dec 5, 22:36
Sunderland's Steven Fletcher during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Stoke City at Stadium of Light on January 29, 2014
Steven Fletcher in Sunderland squad
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet confirms that striker Steven Fletcher is in the team's squad for their trip to Liverpool, despite not training for the last two days.
Dec 5, 19:11
Sunderland player Seb Larsson celebrates after he had scored the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at The Hawthorns on August 16, 2014
Gus Poyet: Sebastian Larsson is "close to perfect"
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet says that Sebastian Larsson is "close to the perfect midfielder".
Dec 5, 11:06
Liverpool's Italian striker Mario Balotelli plays during the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at White Hart Lane in London on August 31, 2014
Brendan Rodgers: 'Mario Balotelli to miss Sunderland visit'
Brendan Rodgers confirms that Mario Balotelli will miss this weekend's visit of Sunderland, although Phillipe Coutinho is likely to return to the Liverpool squad.
Dec 4, 14:45



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