International round up
By Al Campbell
Updated Sunday, 12th October 2008
There were twelve Reds involved in international duty this weekend.Steven Gerrard played the full 90 minutes as England beat Kazakhstan 5-1. Fernando Torres and Xabi Alonso played the full 90 in Spain's 3-0 win in Estonia. Albert Riera played the final 12 minutes.
Dirk Kuyt played the 90 while Ryan Babel played 70 minutes as Holland beat Iceland 2-0. Andrea Dossena and Sami Hyypia both helped their countries keep clean sheets as Italy disappointedly drew 0-0 with Bulgaria and Finland beat Azerbaijan 1-0.
Nabil El Zhar lasted 80 minutes of Morocco's 4-1 hammering of Mauritania while Javier Mascherano played the full game as Argentina beat Uruguay 2-1.
Daniel Agger and Yossi Benayoun both scored penalties for their countries yesterday; Agger in Denmark's 3-0 win over Malta and Benayoun in Israel's 3-1 win over Luxembourg.