Suffering a shock defeat against Hull City this past weekend, Liverpool are eager to redeem themselves this midweek, as they host Norwich City at Anfield Stadium. Brendan Rodgers won't be keen on seeing his side experiencing another disappointment as it would further jeopardize their title challenging campaign this season, seeing that the gap is very tight between top teams.
Norwich themselves are in a positive mood ahead of this midweek tie as they managed to pick up all three points from their latest league fixture against Crystal Palace. The away side obviously hoping that Liverpool will be strongly affected by their previous defeat and couldn't put on their best effort this Wednesday, December 4. The away side are keen on grabbing anything positive from this encounter as it should further improve their position in current standings.
The Reds eventually bounced back from their weekend defeat by demolishing Norwich on Wednesday as they bagged five goals over their opponent. Uruguayan super star, Luis Suarez was the star of that battle as he grabbed four of Liverpool five goals. The former Ajax Amsterdam's men netted on 15, 29, 35 and also 74 minutes. After Norwich pulled one back through Bradley Johnson, the home side sealed their rout with an effort from Raheem Sterling two minutes from time.
Liverpool vs Norwich City highlights video.
Liverpool v Norwich City goals:
- Liverpool 1-0: Luis Suarez goal vs Norwich City (15').
- Liverpool 2-0: Luis Suarez second goal vs Norwich City (29').
- Liverpool 3-0: Luis Suarez third goal vs Norwich City (35').
- Liverpool 4-0: Luis Suarez fourth goal vs Norwich City (74').
- Norwich City 4-1: Bradley Johnson goal vs Liverpool (83').
- Liverpool 5-1: Raheem Sterling goal vs Norwich City (88').