The Swiss playmaker continues to dazzle at Anfield as he contributes to a goal every 93.9 minutes he is on the pitch
English Premier League champions Manchester City stayed two points clear at the top with a dominant 3-1 win in the derby against Manchester United.
Early goals in each half from David Silva and Sergio Aguero put City in command and Ilkay Gundogan condemned United to a fourth league defeat of the season after Anthony Martial's penalty had given the visitors hope.
Liverpool and Arsenal also score victories heading into an international break.
Fernando Torres has admitted he wants to see Liverpool win the Premier League ahead of his other former club Chelsea.
Manchester City moved back to the top of the table with a 3-1 win over Manchester United on Sunday, overtaking Liverpool who beat Fulham.
Fulham stay bottom of the Premier League after a 2-0 loss at Anfield, with Slavisa Jokanovic left fuming over Liverpool's opening goal.
Cottagers remain in deep trouble after 2-0 defeat to Liverpool at Anfield.
Jurgen Klopp accepted his Liverpool side got "a bit lucky" after a controversial offside flag denied Fulham the lead in their 2-0 defeat at Anfield on Sunday. Under-pressure Fulham manager Slavisa Jokanovic hit out at what he described as an "absurd" situation after Aleksandar Mitrovic
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