In the annual list of Liverpool's Fixtures, there are always some tougher games. Games that the players circle on their calendars. Games they get extra ready for.
This year, the Reds kick of their 2011/2012 campaign with a home game against greatly improved Sunderland on the 13th of August. After that, it is straight into the mix with challenging fixtures against Arsenal, Tottenham and Manchester United on the horizon.
Those are the games that the players live for. The fans do too.
Here are the top five games that as a Liverpool fan you do not want to miss.