Buendia assisted two of Norwich's three goals in the 3-2 win and the Argentinian playmaker did not stop there.
He made nine recoveries and four tackles in a brilliant individual display that gives him a place in the Premier League Champion's team of best Matchweek 5 performers.
"Buendia did it all against the reigning champions," says the competition's all-time leading scorer. "He got two assists and was absolutely everywhere."
Another clean sheet, which included four very good saves.
Offered so much going forward, grabbing an assist and forcing an own goal.
Didn’t give Jamie Vardy a kick. He was dominant against his former club.
Solid defensively and a passing masterclass from the Belgian.
More touches than anyone on the pitch. My Southampton man of the match.
Did it all against the reigning champions. He got two assists and was absolutely everywhere.
Scored two goals and his electric movement was too good for Crystal Palace.
Chelsea's hat-trick hero. Say no more.
Had to be in the team after an outrageous performance. No goals but it was PlayStation stuff at times.
A game-changing performance once again. He's so important to Liverpool.
Not afraid to take the game to the champions. His bravery was fully rewarded.