Liverpool ensured there were no further hiccups this season as two goals from Sadio Mane gave them a crucial win over Crystal Palace to secure their place in the top four.
The Reds were in competition with Leicester and Chelsea going into the final day but in the knowledge that three points would probably be enough to qualify for the Champions League.
Liverpool vs Crystal Palace highlight
Liverpool beat Burnley 3-0 on Wednesday to leapfrog Leicester into fourth place on goal difference, and a +4 advantage means the Reds only have to match Leicester’s result on the final day of the season.
Liverpool: Alisson, Alexander-Arnold, Phillips, Rhys Williams, Robertson, Wijnaldum, Fabinho, Thiago, Salah, Firmino, Mane
Subs: Milner, Adrian, Henderson, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Jones, Jota, Tsimikas, Shaqiri, Neco Williams
Crystal Palace: Guaita, Ward, Tomkins, Cahill, Mitchell, McCarthy, Riedewald, Kouyate, Townsend, Ayew, Zaha
Subs: Butland, van Aanholt, Mateta, Schlupp, Clyne, Kelly, Rak-Sakyi