Real Madrid produced a first-half masterclass as they overpowered Liverpool 3-0 in their Champions League Group B clash at Anfield.
Liverpool left Loftus Road on Sunday with all three points following a remarkable finish to a meeting with Queens Park Rangers which ended 3-2.
Jamie Carragher says Liverpool must leave out Mario Balotelli to have the best chance of beating Real Madrid.
Daley Blind struck a late leveller as Manchester United's stuttering Premier League form continued with a 2-2 draw against West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has vowed to "deal with" Mario Balotelli after the striker swapped shirts with a Real Madrid player at half-time during their Champions League defeat at Anfield.