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History repeats itself as Liverpool teaches Norwich a familiar lesson

(CNN)Liverpool is now unbeaten in its last 13 games against Norwich City as it started its English Premier League campaign with a dominant 4-1 victory over the newly-promoted side. The reigning European champion barely broke a sweat under the Anfield lights as they ran riot against its inexperienced opposition. In fairness, the disparity between the two clubs was clear before a ball was even kicked on Friday. Liverpool is defending its UEFA Champions League trophy this season whilst chasing a 19th domestic title. Meanwhile, Norwich was playing in its first top flight game for three years. An already challenging evening quickly became a lot more difficult for the underdogs as Scottish international Grant Hanley scored a calamitous own goal ...