The Merseyside derby was one of the most memorable for many years but for one Liverpool player it was one he would care to forget.
The Welsh midfielder has endured a "frustrating" period on the sidelines with a hamstring injury but intends to win back his place in the starting XI after returning to action
The midfielder has just returned to the first-team fold following two months out with a hamstring injury, and is now looking for on-field action as he builds up his match fitness
Liverpool are set to be boosted by the return of both Philippe Coutinho and Glen Johnson for their clash with Newcastle.
The Anfield boss hopes to call on Glen Johnson, Aly Cissokho and Joe Allen after the international break, though Coutinho and Sebastian Coates will take longer to recover
The former Swansea City midfielder underwent an operation on Thursday to correct a long-standing shoulder problem and his club confirm that the procedure went smoothly
Jamie Carragher is left out of the squad entirely and Lucas drops to the bench as Brendan Rogers makes two changes to his side for the trip to St Mary's
The Reds' manager dismissed speculation that the young duo could be leaving on short-term deals, but admitted that midfielder Joe Allen will need shoulder surgery soon
Chris Coleman insists he has received no official news from Liverpool over the midfielder's impending shoulder operation ahead of the Dragon's upcoming World Cup qualifiers
The Anfield youngster has defending his Wales team-mate after the Spurs winger was once again booked for simulation during his side's 3-0 Europa League victory over Inter