Liverpool won the league title after a wait of three decades and were also crowned club world champions after their Champions League triumph last season.
Premier League: 'Resilient' Liverpool's unprecedented spree of wins gives mileage to early dreams of title victory
Klopp's men were worthy of three points. This wasn't Liverpool grinding out a win after the team had not played well. This was the Reds marching on in the face of disappointment and grabbing a win they fully deserved.
Pep Guardiola's peerless system at Manchester City embodies Premier League's shift to proactive brand of football
Just like Alex Ferguson’s league champions from 2006-09 responded to the Roman Abramovich-inspired rush for star names, Guardiola’s back-to-back title wins at City epitomise the victory of the system.
Champions League: Lucas Moura repays Mauricio Pochettino's faith to fire Tottenham Hotspur into first final
Under Mauricio Pochettino's tutelage, Lucas has been given the opportunity to play to his strengths and now reach the Champions League final — a feat PSG are still trying to achieve.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer best man to lead Manchester United to glory, says former Red Devil Quinton Fortune
"I am relaxed because Manchester United have someone who understands their culture. Ole has all the ingredients to be a successful manager," Fortune said.
Pep Guardiola wants to put talk of a historic quadruple to one side as Manchester City embark upon a season-defining month.
Premier League: Manchester United have suffered due to lack of steady defensive partnerships, says Wes Brown
Speaking to Firstpost ahead of the game, Wes Brown tried to assess what’s been ailing the United rearguard, and found the lack of steady defensive partnerships to be at the heart of the issues
Premier League: Liverpool's clash against Manchester United a vital inflection in both teams' fortunes
In the long history of Manchester United-Liverpool classics, Sunday's match won't as much be a postscript. Yet today, as we see balances tilting, it remains a vital point of inflection in their fortunes.
Premier League: UEFA should act on Financial Fair Play infringements if Manchester United are to win titles, says Jose Mourinho
Mourinho's comments appear to be aimed at Manchester City, who are the subject of an ongoing investigation by European football's governing body into alleged FFP breaches.
Premier League: Liverpool-Manchester City fixture more than just an ideological encounter between two masterful coaches
Liverpool-Manchester City clash will not decide the Premier League’s outcome but is of vital importance in both teams' quest for supremacy.
Premier League: Alex Ferguson makes emotional Old Trafford return for first time since undergoing brain surgery
Manchester United's former manager Alex Ferguson was in attendance at United's match against Wolverhampton Wanderers, coming back to Old Trafford for the first time since undergoing emergency brain surgery.
Alex Ferguson leaves hospital as former Manchester United manager continues recovery from brain haemorrhage: Report
Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson is reported to have left hospital as he continues his encouraging recovering after suffering a brain haemorrhage last month.
Alex Ferguson's son Darren thanks fans for 'overwhelming' support for stricken former Manchester United manager
Sir Alex Ferguson, who won 38 trophies during a 26-year reign at Old Trafford underwent emergency surgery after falling ill last Saturday.
Alex Ferguson out of intensive care and will continue rehabilitation as inpatient, say Manchester United
Manchester United says "Sir Alex no longer needs Intensive Care and will continue rehabilitation as an inpatient" so he will remain in hospital.
Wes Brown interview: Former Manchester United defender on Jose Mourinho, Roy Keane's captaincy and Class of 92
Wes Brown, a five-time Premier League winner with Manchester United, speaks about the 'Class of 92', his admiration for Roy Keane, Arsene Wenger's departure and more.
Premier League: Jose Mourinho feels optimistic about former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson's recovery
United boss Mourinho declined to answer when asked on Wednesday if he had been to visit Ferguson, saying he wanted to respect the family’s wish for privacy.
Sir Alex Ferguson 'sitting up and talking to his doctors about his condition', claim British tabloid reports
There has been no confirmation about Sir Alex Ferguson's condition from his family members, Manchester United or the hospital.
Manchester United have offered no update no Ferguson's condition since saying a procedure on the haemorrhage on Saturday had gone "very well" but that a period of intensive care is needed to optimise his recovery.
Arsene Wenger, Pep Guardiola rally round Alex Ferguson as ex-Manchester United boss remains in ICU after surgery
Arsene Wenger and Pep Guardiola both took time out from landmark moments in their own football careers to support Alex Ferguson.
If the football world has been left so shocked by the news of the serious illness to Alex Ferguson, it is partly because the patriarch of Manchester United has always cut such a seemingly robust, indestructible figure, an unbeatable giant of the game.