Next Up: Portsmouth (a)

After the goal-fest at Anfield on Saturday as the Reds beat a poor Derby County side 6-0 which took them top of the Premier League, Rafael Benitez’s men look to keep up their fantastic early season form – but first there’s the international break to delay the season again.

Always a tricky trip though awaits, with the Premier League setting up always a baffling scheduled fixture ‘“ Portsmouth away as the early kick-off on Saturday.

The international break takes place first with England facing two make or break qualifiers against Russia and Israel.