Brendan Rodgers says Liverpool must exercise patience and show "football intelligence" if they are to solve their goalscoring issues.
The Reds have found the net just twice in three Premier League matches - both goals coming in the 2-2 draw with champions Manchester City.
Their problem has been compounded by the limited options Rodgers has up front, having sent Andy Carroll on loan to West Ham and failed to bring in a replacement after a deadline-day move for Clint Dempsey broke down.
It leaves Luis Suarez, who has yet to find a consistent goalscoring streak, and inexperienced new signing Fabio Borini as the two senior strikers.
The Reds boss has stressed it is not just the responsibility of the forwards to score goals and admits it will take time for his methods to bear fruit.
"It's something you continually work on all the time," he said.
"We're still getting the balance in a couple of areas of our game.
"We build the game very well through the thirds, but it's about making...