Sep 29, 2013 at 4pm UK at ​Stadium of Light

1-3

Giaccherini (52')
Giaccherini (59'), Colback (80')
FT(HT: 0-2)
Sturridge (28'), Suarez (36', 87')
Leiva (82')
Result: Suarez double sends Liverpool second
Result: Suarez double sends Liverpool second
Luis Suarez scores twice on his Premier League return as Liverpool pile more misery on managerless Sunderland by winning 3-1 at the Stadium of Light.
The Match
Analysis
Sports Mole pores over a Liverpool win at Sunderland inspired by Daniel Sturridge and the returning Luis Suarez.
Match Report
Luis Suarez scores twice on his Premier League return as Liverpool pile more misery on managerless Sunderland by winning 3-1 at the Stadium of Light.
Live Commentary
Read how Luis Suarez returned with a bang for Liverpool as they saw off managerless Sunderland at the Stadium of Light in the Premier League.
HT Report
Daniel Sturridge scores a controversial opener before Luis Suarez marks his Premier League return with a goal as Liverpool earn a 2-0 lead against Sunderland.
Team News
Liverpool forward Luis Suarez is handed his first Premier League start in five months in this afternoon's trip to Sunderland.
Preview
Sports Mole looks ahead to managerless Sunderland's Premier League clash against Liverpool at the Stadium of Light.
Head to Head
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
Aug 13, 2011 3pm
Liverpool
1-1
Sunderland
Suarez (12')
Carragher (45'), Henderson (60'), Adam (65')
Larsson (57')
Richardson (6'), Cattermole (27'), Bardsley (45'), Larsson (78')
Mar 20, 2011 3pm
Sunderland
0-2
Liverpool

Mensah (33'), Cattermole (44'), Bramble (54')
Kuyt (34' pen.), Suarez (77')
Leiva (59'), Kuyt (68'), Suarez (68')
Build-up
Liverpool's English midfielder Jordan Henderson celebrates scoring his goal during the pre-season friendly football match between Liverpool and Olympiakos at Anfield Stadium in Liverpool, northwest England on August 3, 2013
Jordan Henderson: 'Give Kevin Ball Sunderland job'
Former Sunderland midfielder Jordan Henderson, now at Liverpool, believes that caretaker-manager Kevin Ball should be given the Black Cats job on a full-time basis.
Sep 29, 10:17
Brendan Rodgers manager of Liverpool applause to fans during the match between the Indonesia XI and Liverpool FC on July 20, 2013
Brendan Rodgers has sympathy for Paolo Di Canio
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says that he has some sympathy for Paolo Di Canio following his dismissal as Sunderland boss last week.
Sep 29, 08:44
General view of Stadium of Light
Tommy Smith: 'Liverpool can exploit Sunderland's weaknesses'
Liverpool legend Tommy Smith backs the Reds to make the most of the trip to Sunderland this afternoon.
Sep 29, 07:37
Liverpool Manager Brendan Rodgers gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield on September 01, 2013
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers not concerned by lack of second-half goals
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is not concerned that his side has failed to score after half time in any Premier League match this season.
Sep 28, 18:38
Sunderland caretaker manager Kevin Ball prior to kick-off in his team's League Cup match against Peterborough on September 24, 2013
Kevin Ball: 'I won't tolerate poor discipline'
Sunderland caretaker-manager Kevin Ball says that he does not expect the club's discipline to slip following the departure of Paolo Di Canio.
Sep 28, 14:29
Fabio Borini of Liverpool runs with the ball during the international friendly match between Thailand and Liverpool at the Rajamangala Stadium on July 28, 2013
Simon Mignolet: 'Fabio Borini can succeed at Sunderland'
Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet believes that on-loan Sunderland striker Fabio Borini can be a success at the Stadium of Light.
Sep 28, 08:30
Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet is congratulated by team mates after saving a penalty against Stoke on August 17, 2013
Simon Mignolet: 'I was always under pressure at Sunderland'
Simon Mignolet admits that he felt a lot of pressure to perform when he was at Sunderland.
Sep 28, 01:19
Sunderland's Emanuele Giaccherini and Peterborough's Jack Payne battle for the ball during their League Cup match on September 24, 2013
Kevin Ball: 'Emanuele Giaccherini will play number 10'
Sunderland caretaker manager Kevin Ball hints that winger Emanuele Giaccherini will continue to be used in a more central position when they face Liverpool this weekend.
Sep 27, 23:04



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City65102121916
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd65101721516
3Chelsea6411125713
4Tottenham HotspurSpurs6321105511
5Liverpool63211211111
6Watford6321910-111
7Arsenal631298110
8Huddersfield TownHuddersfield62315329
9Burnley62316519
10Newcastle UnitedNewcastle63036519
11Southampton622245-18
12West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom622246-28
13Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton621357-27
14Everton6213411-77
15Swansea CitySwansea612337-45
16Stoke CityStoke6123510-55
17Leicester CityLeicester6114912-34
18West Ham UnitedWest Ham6114613-74
19Bournemouth6105411-73
20Crystal Palace6006013-130
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