After the match, star winger Sterling was thrilled to help the Anfield side to an eighth-straight win which has them in with a great chance of finally breaking their Premier League hoodoo.
"The target was to get the three points again today, and it's a great credit to the boys," he told Sky Sports.
"It's a great feeling, not just for me but for the whole team.
"It's great to be at the top of the league after today's win. It was a great team performance and the boys really deserve to be at the top of the league."
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