• Sunderland have scored only 12 goals in 24 Barclays Premier League meetings with Liverpool.
  • Seven of Liverpool’s last nine Barclays Premier League goals have been scored from Daniel Sturridge.
  • Sunderland have won only three of their 24 Barclays Premier League games against Liverpool but all three victories have come at the Stadium of Light.
  • Sunderland haven’t kept a clean sheet in their last nine Premier League games.
  • The Reds are unbeaten in six Premier League games away from Anfield (W4 D2), last losing on the road in March to Southampton.
  • Liverpool are the only team yet to score in the second half in the Premier League this season.
  • Livepool’s Simon Mignolet has made more saves than any other goalkeeper this season (25).
  • Former Sunderland glovesman Mignolet has a saves to shots ratio of 89%, the second best rate of regular ‘keepers this season.
  • His replacement at Sunderland Keiren Westwood has a saves to shots rate of 54%, the lowest of any keeper to feature in all five games this season.
  • Eight of Sunderland’s last 10 Premier League home games have seen three goals or fewer scored.
  • Pacy loanee Victor Moses is set to make his 100th Premier League appearance.