Merseyside derbies seldom disappoint, and this was no exception. Though every goal was scored in the first half, they flew in during a breathtaking 21-minute period when the game's frantic pace took its toll on both defences.
This was also a feisty match that saw several yellow cards produced and refereeing decisions questioned. Liverpool fans will not be able to get Luis Suarez's disallowed goal in stoppage time out of their minds for days.
It does such a great match a disservice to condense it so, but here are five things we can take away from another thrilling Merseyside derby.