By Philips Sunday
Basel, (an24) – Sevilla captain Coke second half strikes on the 64 and 70th minutes was enough to see Unai Emery men lift the Europa League title for the third consecutive time in their history.
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge had opened the scoring on the 34th minutes before Kevin Gameiro cancelled the strike a minute before half time.
Liverpool 1-3 Sevilla FT:
Chances created: 12-7
Pass acc: 75%-70%.
Meanwhile after his brace today, Coke is the third Spanish player to score a brace in a UEL/UEFA Cup final, after Javi Moreno (2001) and Sebastián Losada (1988), Ray.
Coke’s game by numbers vs Liverpool: 100% tackles won
Furthermore, Jürgen Klopp has now lost 5 consecutive finals:
Capital One Cup
Meanwhile, Sevilla manager, Unai Emery is the first manager ever to win Europa League three seasons in a row.