Fan Footage: Steven Gerrard’s quality free-kick opener for Liverpool v Sunderland

It was the moment that infused belief into the Liverpool players and Anfield on Wednesday evening.

Captain Fantastic Steven Gerrard opened the deadlock on a nervy night for Liverpool as he cracked home a brilliant free-kick past Vito Mannone.

Fan Footage has emerged from the Anfield Road end showing the build up to the free-kick as the Sunderland keeper lines up his wall.

Most of the Liverpool crowd could be heard shouting “go on Suarez” before Gerrard slammed the ball past Mannone.

Cue pandemonium as the Liverpool title challenge continues to gather momentum.