Football: Liverpool edge Stoke in eight-goal thriller
Published on Jan 13, 2014 6:01 AM
STOKE-ON-TRENT (AFP) - Luis Suarez scored twice as Liverpool secured a first Premier League victory at Stoke City and climbed to fourth in the table with a dramatic 5-3 win on Sunday, Jan 12, 2014.
The visitors raced into an early 2-0 lead, with a Ryan Shawcross own goal and a Suarez effort giving them an apparently comfortable cushion.
But Peter Crouch's header pulled one back before Charlie Adam - also a former Liverpool player - thumped in from the edge of the area to pull Stoke level just before half-time.
Steven Gerrard restored the lead with a penalty before Suarez curled in a fourth.
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