"Even at start of the year when the fixtures came out, everyone thought, "Those first five are daunting", but we've taken that challenge on and we've got four points from the first two so we go to Anfield full of confidence".
If anyone in the Reds ranks possesses the magic to produce the required moment of brilliance to win a game, it's the Brazilian talisman.
Liverpool suffered a frustrating 1-1 home Premier League draw against Burnley at an anxious Anfield.
"You know they're going to have some efforts but if you keep them as far out as we kept them, as in distance from the goal, you know the stats say it's much harder to score from 30 yards than it is from six".
Smith bats for peace ahead of India ODIs
Finally with the debate ending, the team travelled up to Bangladesh for their first summer tour, a two-match Test series. India will look to beat Australia in a bi-lateral series and thus register their fourth series win against the visitors.
And while that lead lasted only a few minutes - Mohamed Salah making it 1-1 at half-time - the Clarets defended superbly to stop Liverpool breaking through again before nearly pinching a famous win themselves through inspirational stand-in skipper Ben Mee in a breathless finish.
Coutinho returned for Liverpool on Wednesday in their 2-2 draw with Sevilla in the Champions League.
Today's match ended as one of the typically disappointing Liverpool games fans have come to nearly expect against smaller sides such as Burnley.
Goalkeeper Tom Heaton will be missing in the team Burnley. Liverpool continued to dominate and Burnley rediscovered their resilience to frustrate them. Sadio Mané was inevitably missed as he started a three-match suspension but with Philippe Coutinho making his first start of the campaign and Daniel Sturridge his second, the quality of the hosts' attack demanded a disciplined, concentrated reaction from the visitors. We played good, were fluent with seven changes, but only one goal.
Infiltration bid foiled in Machil, 2 militants killed: Army
Sources said the army men deployed along LoC in Machil sector intercepted a group of militants trying to sneak into Valley today. An army statement said the militants were killed in an infiltration bid and two weapons were recovered from them.
"We've got some great confidence from the away games we've had recently and the points we've picked up", Vokes added.
Phillip Couthino could return to the starting line up for the first time this season.
Liverpool's frailty in defense was exposed once more as Arfield finished calmly from the edge of the box in the 27th minute after the Reds twice failed to clear a long ball.
"Coutinho did well. He needs rhythm and was getting better as the game went on", Klopp said.
United Nations Security Council condemns highly provocative North Korea missile launch
McMaster said Trump will push a message of "reform", calling for more transparency and accountability at the United Nations . Former top White House aide Steve Bannon told a reporter in August that there are no military solutions for North Korea.