"We’ve had some good results at home this season against some of the top teams but we know it’s going to be a tough game and we’ll speak about the run-in at the end of the season."
When pressed on his opinion over what points haul he thought would be required to secure Liverpool’s first league crown since 1990, Rodgers added: "You probably think about it (points total) a lot more than I do, to be honest.
"It’s obviously your guys’ job to assess and analyse. For me it has always been about the next game.
"That might sound a bit boring, I maybe answer it in different ways, but it’s the reality of where we’re at.
"We can’t talk about Sunderland next Wednesday when we’ve got a massive game on Saturday at three o’clock so what is factual is that the team are a joy to watch at the moment!"