Liverpool are two points ahead of Manchester City, who still have a game in hand.
Jordan Henderson has made 283 appearances for Liverpool, scoring 24 goals, since arriving from Sunderland in 2011.
Wayne Rooney, 31, started on the bench in England's last game, a 0-0 draw away to Slovenia, after losing his place in Manchester United's starting XI
Jordan Henderson's stunner helped Liverpool beat Premier League rivals Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Friday.
Wayne Rooney adopted a deep-lying midfield role for much of the 2018 World Cup qualifier against Slovakia despite England manager Sam Allardyce having said he would play in a number 10 position
Jordan Henderson sustained a knee ligament injury during Liverpool's Europa League draw at Borussia Dortmund on Thursday.
Liverpool drew 1-1 away to Borussia Dortmund in their Europa League quarterfinal clash
Jordan Henderson has become a key player for manager Brendan Rodgers over the last two years and is expected to succeed Steven Gerrard as captain when Gerrard leaves for Los Angeles Galaxy at the end of the season.
Arsenal climbed to second spot in the English Premier League as Liverpool succumbed to a 4-1 loss at the Emirates. Hector Bellerin, Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud were on target for the Gunners.
Jordan Henderson scored for a third successive Premier League game to make it five successive top-flight victories for Brendan Rodgers' team as their charge for the Champions League continues to gather pace.
Steven Gerrard accused Mario Balotelli of being disrespectful after the controversial Italian striker snatched penalty-taking duties away from Jordan Henderson during Thursday's 1-0 Europa League win over Besiktas.
After the Steven Gerrard era, Jordan Henderson is tipped as potential captain for the Reds
Liverpool F.C. defeated West Bromwich Albion 2-1 to end their three-match winless run in the Premier League.
Suarez took his tally to eight goals in three games and helped to set up the other three goals by Jordan Henderson, Jon Flanagan and Raheem Sterling on the day he captained Liverpool for the first time.
Liverpool squandered a two-goal lead but Daniel Sturridge and Jordan Henderson ensured a 4-2 victory in extra-time.
The Football Association's punishment of Suarez prompted media speculation that the Uruguayan could be tempted to leave England, but Rodgers said the club would work to keep him in the right frame of mind in preparation for his eventual return to action next season.
Liverpool came from behind to win 2-1 at Aston Villa on Sunday in an entertaining game that kept Paul Lambert's side entrenched in the Premier League relegation zone.
Suarez almost secured victory for Liverpool, failing to hit the target two minutes from time before seeing a shot saved by Szczesny.