Liverpool kicked off their 2014-15 campaign with a 2-1 victory over Southampton on Sunday – analyse how the win was achieved now with chalkboards and match data from Opta.

Raheem Sterling energised an expectant Anfield with a first-half opener, only for Nathaniel Clyne to convert an equaliser at the conclusion of a well-crafted attack by the visitors.

But three points were secured for Brendan Rodgers' men when Daniel Sturridge neatly dispatched the ball at the far post with 11 minutes left to play.

Recent new recruits Dejan Lovren and Javier Manquillo made their competitive debuts for Liverpool, while Rickie Lambert was introduced in the second period too.

Browse through the widgets below to relive the key events of the encounter and examine exactly how each individual contributed during the match.


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