Liverpool opened the English Premier league season in style with a 1-0 home victory over Stoke City on Saturday at Anfield.
Daniel Sturridge celebrates after scoring Liverpool's first goal during the opening English Premier League football match against Stoke City at Anfield on Saturday. (AFP Photo)
England striker Daniel Sturridge scored the first goal of the new campaign, drilling a crisp low shot past Stoke goalkeeper Asmir Begovic from just outside the penalty area in the 37th minute.
Liverpool kept up the pressure in the second half but they found Begovic in superb form, ensuring that nerves among the home fans would remained frayed.
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