Liverpool have lost their opportunity of qualifying for UEFA champions league next season. Liverpool have suffered a 3-1 defeat against Seville on Wednesday night in bid for the Europa cup.
Sturridge gave Liverpool a 1- 0 advantage at 35th minute of the match but the England club was unable to hold on to the pressure from the Spanish club.
Sevilla made a comeback towards the end of first half by Gamiero at the 46th minute of the match.
The Europa cup final match kept pressure on both teams at St. Jakob-Park, Basel. With 34,000 fans cheering the clubs, Liverpool was unable to withstand the pressure when Sevilla’s Coke hit the ball into the back of the net at the 64th and 70th minute keeping the Spanish team ahead of Liverpool till the final whistle was blown.
Liverpool’s manager Jurgan Klop have taken full responsibility for Liverpool’s defeat on Wednesday admitting Liverpool lost such opportunity in a matter of seconds.
Sevilla will be meeting with the Spanish champion FC Barcelona on Sunday for Copa del rey at Vicente Calderón, Madrid.