Liverpool stood up well against Anzhi - Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is pleased his side competed with Russian side Anzhi Makhachkala after beating them 1-0 in the Europa League.

A rare Stewart Downing goal lifted the Reds to the top of Group A.

Rodgers adds that he is looking forward to travelling to Everton on Sunday for their Merseyside derby.