James Milner converted a second-half penalty but Liverpool were unable to hold their lead and drew 1-1 with Manchester City at the Etihad.
Liverpool will have to cope without its captain for another couple weeks more due to a niggling foot injury.
Emre Can scored a fine goal from range to give Liverpool revenge for their early-season defeat to Burnley.
Liverpool could be without Roberto Firmino for the club's weekend match with Burnley, leaving Jurgen Klopp with a bit of a selection headache.
Jordan Henderson is likely to miss another match for Liverpool because of an injured foot as the midfielder is considered very doubtful to return for Sunday's match against Burnley.
Marko Grujic is edging closer to a first-team return after coming through an hour for the Under-23s on Monday evening unscathed.
Sadio Mane scored Liverpool's second goal as the Reds beat Arsenal 3-1 at Anfield on Saturday.
Dejan Lovren has returned to training late in the week for Liverpool and has a chance to start against Arsenal on Saturday.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was coy on the future of forward Daniel Sturridge at the club beyond this season.
Jürgen Klopp says "it looks like" Jordan Henderson will miss this weekends’ clash with Arsenal at Anfield.
Liverpool's top four hopes were dealt another blow after a 3-1 defeat at Leicester City on Monday.
The brief speculation over Adam Lallana's future at Liverpool is over after the club officially announced he has signed a new contract.
Dejan Lovren is at risk of missing this weekend’s trip to Leicester after travelling to Germany to meet with a knee specialist.
Sadio Mane took a while to shake off his trip to Africa for the Cup of Nations but he came up big as Liverpool beat Spurs 2-0 in the marquee clash of Week 25.
Adam Lallana heads into Liverpool's match against Spurs late Saturday as a doubt, with Jurgen Klopp optimistic that the midfielder can overcome his Achilles injury.