Tottenham remain two points above their north London rivals in fourth place while Chelsea confirms 3rd spot for in the Premier League season after Arsenal suffer 0-2 defeat against Newcastle.
Chelsea exacted revenge for defeat to Manchester City in the League Cup final earlier this season.
FA Cup final: Liverpool's 'mentality monsters' beat Chelsea on penalties, keep quadruple hopes alive
Liverpool have won both English domestic cups in the same season for the first time since 2000-01, with Jurgen Klopp getting his hands on the famous old trophy for the first time.
Liverpool and Chelsea are the first teams to meet in both English domestic finals in the same year since Arsenal and Sheffield Wednesday in 1993.
Kovacic limped out of Wednesday's 3-0 win at Leeds after being caught by Daniel James in a tackle that led to the winger's dismissal. Kovacic limped out of Wednesday's 3-0 win at Leeds after being caught by Daniel James in a tackle that led to the winger's dismissal.
Premier League: Manchester City go three points clear after Kevin de Bruyne masterclass, Chelsea beat Leeds
Kevin De Bruyne scored four goals in Manchester City's 5-1 win over Wolves. The Manchester club is now three points clear at the top of the points table.
Semi-finalists Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain each got almost 110 million euros ($116 million), the only other clubs to earn a nine-figure sum from UEFA
There is no doubt that the Premier League's status and opportunity for global return on investment is a key driver of Todd Boehly's interest.
The comeback win against United after trailing twice ensured Arsenal did not overtake Chelsea with a 2-0 victory over West Ham at the same time.
The sale brings to an end Abramovich's 19-year reign during which the Blues have enjoyed unparallelled success.
Boehly's group of investors includes fellow Dodgers co-owner Mark Walter, Swiss billionaire Hansjoerg Wyss and US investment firm Clearlake Capital.
Roman Abramovich put Chelsea up for sale on the market in March, just days before he was sanctioned by the British government following the invasion of Ukraine
Chelsea's statement added that the funds from the sale will be frozen and "subject to a legal procedure governed by authorities".
Ratcliffe, reportedly Britain's richest man, revealed on Friday he was putting forward an offer for the Blues totalling £4.25 billion ($5.3 billion).
Premier League: Relegation threatened Everton earn priceless win, Arsenal ahead of Spurs in top-four race
Everton's huge win means Frank Lampard's side are just two points from safety and have a game in hand to come over Leeds United and Burnley.
Chelsea football club's bidding process is now believed to be close to a conclusion, with Raine Group — handling the sale for Roman Abramovich — reportedly picking Todd Boehly's group as front runners.
The club's Russian owner Roman Abramovich put the Blues up for sale on 2 March before being sanctioned the following week by the British government over Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
Cristiano Ronaldo has now scored five goals in the last three matches for Manchester United.
Chelsea are set to lose Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen in the next transfer window.
Tuchel had hoped to persuade Rudiger to stay at Stamford Bridge, but the centre-back has opted to end his five-year spell with the Premier League club.