The Reds moved above rivals Everton on Wednesday night with a 4-0 win over West Ham - Fernando Torres hit his second successive home hat-trick with Steven Gerrard also scoring - leaving Benitez able to manage a smile at last after a match.
Benitez said: "It is good that we are running into form at a crucial time of the season. We are playing well as a team, working as a team, that is the difference in our play now."
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