Liverpool took the lead in the first half through James Milner’s penalty after Mason Holgate pulled back Adam Lallana.
Gylfi Sigurdsson equalised from 20 yards after a quick counter attack from a Liverpool corner.
However, you couldn’t have made it up: Van Dijk scored the winner on his debut, at Anfield, in front of the Kop, against Everton in the FA Cup.
The £75m defender started repaying his fee when he headed in Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s 84th-minute corner to send the Reds through to the next round.
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