Bolton moved out of the bottom three after taking full advantage of some slack defending to defeat Liverpool.
Liverpool missed the chance to move into the top five as they were comfortably held to a seventh home league draw of the season by Stoke.
Liverpool hold the advantage and have a first Wembley appearance since 1996 in their sights after a Carling Cup semi-final first-leg victory at Manchester City.
Oldham gave Liverpool a fright, but the Reds fought back to book their place in the fourth round of the FA Cup.
Manchester City brushed aside Liverpool to open up a three-point lead at the top of the Premier League.
Returning skipper Steven Gerrard sealed victory over Newcastle following two Craig Bellamy goals as Liverpool rose to fifth in the Premier League.
Bottom side Blackburn hung on for a much-needed point as a stubborn display forced Liverpool to settle for their sixth home draw of the season
Ali Al-Habsi saved a Charlie Adam penalty and made a string of other fine saves to help Wigan hold Liverpool to a point at the DW Stadium.
Craig Bellamy scored one and created another in the space of four minutes as he inspired Liverpool to their fifth away league win of the season.
Luis Suarez scored the only goal against QPR as a dominant Liverpool avoided a fifth successive home draw and climbed to sixth in the table.
Clint Dempsey's late winner helped Fulham end 10-man Liverpool's hopes of a seventh away win in a row.
Second half goals from Rodriguez and Kelly gave Liverpool a comfortable win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
Joleon Lescott's own goal cancelled out Vincent Kompany's effort as 10-man Manchester City restored their five-point lead at the top of the Premier League.
Glen Johnson grabbed a late winner as Liverpool beat Chelsea in a fluctuating game at Stamford Bridge.
A late wonder save from keeper Michel Vorm earned Swansea City a memorable Premier League point as Liverpool extended their unbeaten home record.
Charlie Adam and Andy Carroll were on the scoresheet as Liverpool extended their run of unbeaten games to seven after a comfortable win over West Brom.
Luis Suarez capped a superb individual display with a late winner as Liverpool came from behind to beat Stoke in the Carling Cup fourth round.
Grant Holt came off the bench to rescue a point for Norwich against a wasteful Liverpool at Anfield.
Substitute Javier Hernandez earned Manchester United a point after England striker Wayne Rooney was left out of the starting line-up at Anfield.
Watch English Premier League match, Everton Vs Liverpool highlights here.
Venue: Goodison Park.
Date: Saturday, 1 October.
Kick-off: 1245 BST.
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