Reina missed Saturday's 1-0 home win over Reading due to a hamstring injury sustained on international duty with
Before then there is Thursday's (Friday AEDT) Europa League clash with Anzhi Makhachkala at Anfield, and giving an update on his fitness, Reina said: "I'm getting better, little by little.
"It wasn't worth taking any risks because you risk it getting worse. I'll be patient and get really good."
Reina has hailed the performance of his replacement on Saturday, Australian
Quoted on www.liverpoolfc.com, Reina said: "Brad was excellent.
"He was composed, he was really good in the air, when he was called on he was fast off his line, and he played well with his feet. He had a complete game.
"He's a good fighter and a good 'keeper for Liverpool, not just an understudy.
"He's another 'keeper for the club and he'll do his best to play as many games as possible."
English Premier League
Andy Carroll is on the brink of joining West Ham United permanently after passing a medical with the Premier League club.