The best tweets as Liverpool hung on to beat Sunderland 2-1 at Anfield

In the end it was nerve-wrecking for the Kop.

Liverpool beat Sunderland 2-1 at Anfield on Wednesday night to move back into second place in the Premier League, and boost the Scousers hopes of scalping the title from Man City and Chelsea.

Liverpool’s goals came from captain Steven Gerrard and Daniel Sturridge, while a diving header from sub Ki gave SUnderland a foothold in the match.

Liverpool have now won seven matches on the trot, while Sunderland have still never won a Premier League fixture at Anfield.

The best tweets after Liverpool beat the Black Cats are below.