The Reds captain scored from the spot in a 2-2 draw, Sergio Aguero came off the bench to help Manchester City to victory, while Arsenal's Spanish wizard bagged a doubleA busy day of Premier League action saw Arsenal remain top of the pile after a 2-0 win over Fulham, thanks to a Santi Cazorla double.
Manchester City remain in hot pursuit, however, after cruising past Cardiff 4-2 while there were also wins for Newcastle, Norwich and Crystal Palace.
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Off to a flyer | Dejan Lovren puts Southampton two up after half an hour
Italian Job | Fabio Borini pulls one back just a minute later to give the hosts hope
The Equaliser | In-form Adam Johnson grabs Sunderland's second
Ready for Action | Referee Lee Probert and his assistant warm up at Arsenal
Debut Day | Nikica Jelavic makes his debut for Hull against Norwich
Mesut Misses | Ozil goes close against Fulham
Hammer Horror | Cabaye puts Newcastle ahead
Fulham Frustration | Steve Sidwell challenges Jack Wilshere at the Emirates
One Hundred Club | Edin Dzeko celebrates scoring Man City's 100th goal of the season
Over the Noone | Cardiff grab an equaliser at the Etihad
Jesus Saves | Navas restores Man City's lead against Cardiff
Two Good | Loic Remy makes it 2-0 to Newcastle at Upton Park
At the Double | Cazorla scored twice as Arsenal beat Fulham
New Boy | Gutierrez makes his first start for Norwich at Carrow Road
Super Sergio | Aguero celebrates scoring City's fourth
Back in Action | Andy Carroll returns from injury against his former side
Leaving it Late | Ryan Bennett scores a late winner at Carrow Road
In the Stands | John W Henry takes in the action at Anfield
Anfield Agony | Andreas Weimann opens the scoring for Aston Villa
Going Down | Suarez wins Liverpool's penalty
Captain Fantastic | Gerrard strokes the penalty home to earn a point