Liverpool: Victory left the destiny of the title, which they last won in 1990, in Liverpool's own hands as they went five points clear of second-placed Chelsea, away to Swansea later Sunday, and seven in front of third-placed City. Although City have two games in hand on both Liverpool and Chelsea, these can only yield a maximum of six points. (Click here for latest on football)
Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho sealed a 10th win in a row for Brendan Rogers' men 12 minutes from time after City had come from 2-0 down to draw level at 2-2.
First-half goals from Raheem Sterling and Martin Skrtel put Liverpool 2-0 up only for City to hit back after the break through David Silva and a Glen Johnson own-goal. (Matchcentre)