Tanguy Ndombele could make his first appearance for France after being picked in the squad for games against Iceland and Germany.
Crystal Palace offered the greater threat at Selhurst Park, but neither they nor struggling Newcastle United could find a goal.
Crystal Palace lost their first home game of the season 2-0 and Roy Hodgson was annoyed about decisions against his side.
Jurgen Klopp's Reds moved up to second place in the embryonic Premier League table thanks to a battling win at Crystal Palace.
Mamadou Sakho kembali menyertai Crystal Palace sebagai pemain tetap dari Liverpool, dengan menandatangani kontrak selama empat tahun di Selhurst Park.
Mamadou Sakho berpuas hati dengan persembahan yang dipamerkan oleh Crystal Palace dan percaya mereka memiliki peluang untuk terus kekal dalam saingan Liga Perdana Inggeris (EPL), selepas meraih kemenangan keempat berturut-turut.
Sam Allardyce has hailed Mamadou Sakho's impact since joining Crystal Palace from Liverpool, but thinks a permanent deal will be difficult.
Sam Allardyce hailed his January arrivals after his Crystal Palace side saw off Middlesbrough at Selhurst Park on Saturday.
Crystal Palace have concluded a productive January transfer window with the loan singing of Liverpool centre-back Mamadou Sakho.
Jurgen Klopp says Mamadou Sakho is not in his plans, likely spelling the end of the defender's Liverpool career.