Manchester City have a favourable draw in the FA Cup third round, but there are difficult trips for Everton and Manchester United.
Liverpool are not set for a blockbusting assault on the close-season transfer market, according to manager Jurgen Klopp.
Rhian Brewster netted a double as Liverpool claimed a 6-0 friendly win against Tranmere Rovers, while Marseille lost to Accrington Stanley.
A 7-0 FA Cup romp against Tranmere Rovers looked a long way away for Tottenham until Serge Aurier thrillingly struck before half-time.
Tottenham are losing the in-form Son Heung-min to the Asian Cup but are still unlikely to make any new additions this month.
Serge Aurier hit an unlikely brace before Fernando Llorente completed a second-half treble as Tottenham demolished Tranmere in the FA Cup.
After making two horrible mistakes in the Champions League final, Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius was at fault against Tranmere Rovers.