Jan 10, 2015 at 12.45pm UK at ​Stadium of Light

0-1


Vergini (28'), Bridcutt (35')
Bridcutt (49')
FT(HT: 0-1)
Markovic (9')
Borini (17'), Coutinho (36'), Henderson (54'), Lovren (55')
Result: Markovic strike enough for Liverpool
Result: Markovic strike enough for Liverpool
Lazar Markovic scores early on to give Liverpool a 1-0 win over 10-man Sunderland in the Premier League.
Reaction
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 defends decision to substitute Adam Johnson
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet says that the fans criticising him for substituting Adam Johnson against Liverpool "do not have a clue".
Jan 13, 07:40
A close-up shot of new Liverpool signing Mario Balotelli at the Etihad on August 25, 2014
Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli moans about 'f***ing cold' Sunderland
Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli reportedly moans about 'f***ing cold' Sunderland following his side's victory in the North-East of England.
Jan 12, 12:58
Gustavo Poyet the Sunderland manager looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Ham United at the Stadium of Light on March 31, 2014
Gus Poyet: 'Referee performance was not acceptable'
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet criticises referee Craig Pawson for his inconsistent performance in their 1-0 home defeat to Liverpool in the Premier League.
Jan 11, 14:26
Lucas of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and West Bromwich Albion at Anfield on October 26, 2013
Lucas Leiva: 'Lazar Markovic will be a key player for Liverpool'
Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva backs Lazar Markovic to establish himself as a key member of the Reds squad after a slow start to his Anfield career.
Jan 11, 12:38
 Jordan Henderson of Liverpool celebrates after scoring his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Liverpool at The King Power Stadium on December 2, 2014
Brendan Rodgers: 'Jordan Henderson can replace Steven Gerrard as captain'
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is adamant that Jordan Henderson can replace Steven Gerrard as captain of the club when the 34-year-old leaves in the summer.
Jan 11, 03:33
Sunderland's John O'Shea celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Chelsea during their Premier League match on December 4, 2013
John O'Shea: 'We didn't test Liverpool enough'
Sunderland captain John O'Shea admits that Sunderland did not put Liverpool's defenders under enough pressure in their defeat at the Stadium of Light.
Jan 10, 17:40
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 praises new father Adam Johnson's attitude
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet praises Adam Johnson's attitude after the winger's lack of training as a result of becoming a father prior to the defeat to Liverpool.
Jan 10, 17:16
Brendan Rodgers, manager of Liverpool smiles before the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Liverpool at Stadium of Light on January 10, 2015
Brendan Rodgers: 'Liverpool are gaining momentum'
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers talks up the "exciting" future of a number of players in his squad after their 1-0 win over Sunderland.
Jan 10, 14:59
 Jordan Henderson of Liverpool celebrates after scoring his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Liverpool at The King Power Stadium on December 2, 2014
Jordan Henderson: Lazar Markovic was "fantastic"
Liverpool vice-captain Jordan Henderson hails the performance of match-winner Lazar Markovic in their 1-0 victory over Sunderland.
Jan 10, 14:51
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole looks at who stood out during Liverpool's 1-0 victory over Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
Analysis
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Liverpool's 1-0 win over Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
Match Report
Lazar Markovic scores early on to give Liverpool a 1-0 win over 10-man Sunderland in the Premier League.
Live Commentary
Relive Liverpool's 1-0 win over Sunderland as Lazar Markovic's goal hands the visitors all three points at the Stadium of Light.
HT Report
An early goal from Lazar Markovic gives Liverpool a 1-0 half-time lead over Sunderland in the Premier League.
Team News
Fabio Borini is given a rare start for Liverpool in their match against Sunderland in the Premier League.
Preview
Sports Mole previews Liverpool's trip to Sunderland as Steven Gerrard begins his Premier League farewell, having confirmed his future move to the LA Galaxy.
Head to Head
Dec 6, 2014 3pm
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')



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1Manchester CityMan City98103242825
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd96212241820
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs96211961320
4Chelsea95131710716
5Arsenal95131712516
6Watford94321517-215
7Newcastle UnitedNewcastle9423108214
8Burnley934289-113
9Liverpool93421416-213
10Southampton933389-112
11Huddersfield TownHuddersfield9333710-312
12Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton9324910-111
13West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom9243710-310
14Leicester CityLeicester92341214-29
15Swansea CitySwansea9225610-48
16West Ham UnitedWest Ham9225817-98
17Stoke CityStoke92251020-108
18Everton9225718-118
19Bournemouth9216613-77
20Crystal Palace9108219-173