Even if Liverpool had missed out on the top four, winning their upcoming Champions League final against Real Madrid would have secured their place in the competition regardless - so is it a similar case for Chelsea?
Liverpool have benefited from Salah's exploits with the club fighting to finish second in the league and also in contention to reach the Champions League final after drawing AS Roma in the semi-finals.
Marcus Rashford scored the only goal in Manchester United's 1-0 home win over Watford, while Callum Wilson's 93rd-minute strike gave Bournemouth a 2-1 comeback win at Burnley.
106 - Jesus' goal concluded the most prolific team season in Premier League history.
Salah who has scored 33 goals in 57 appearances for his country including a crucial double in the win that clinched Egypt's spot in the World Cup.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger signed off after 22 years and 1,235 games in charge with a 1-0 win at Huddersfield, with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang grabbing the victor.
Swansea paid tribute to long-serving custodians Angel Rangel and Leon Britton before kickoff. "Because always the numbers are a effect of what we have done in terms of the way we play and the mentality, in every game, and every game, you can not achieve 100 points if you drop games". I told you the other day it was a pleasure to play with you my friend.
Club record signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang netted his 10th goal in 13 games since joining in January by finishing off the sort of free-flowing move that Wenger has made his trademark as Gunners boss.
Egyptian player Mohamed Salah has set a new record in the Premier League, becoming the first player to score 32 goals in 38 games.
Ultimately, a spectacular 94th minute goal by Gabriel Jesus that sealed City's 1-0 win and secured their landmark 100-point season proved irrelevant to the Saints because Swansea's defeat by Stoke City meant they were safe anyway.
Ancelotti's 2009/2010 title winners as City's free-scoring season took them to 106 at an average of almost 2.8 a game. Nobody will remember that Chelsea were once the leading Premier League points earners now their tally of 95 from 2005 has been beaten.