Swept aside in the first half yet trailing only 1-0, the Spanish club equalized 18 seconds after the restart with Kevin Gameiro's goal from close range and Coke striking twice in the 64th and 70th minutes. The third goal was furiously disputed by Liverpool after an assistant signaled an apparent offside against Coke, then lowered his flag.
     
Liverpool had led on Daniel Sturridge's beautifully curled shot with the outside of his left foot in the 35th. Defeat leaves Liverpool with no European football next season and dealt coach Juergen Klopp a fifth straight loss in a cup final. Victory in the second-tier competition, for the fifth time in 11 seasons, lifts Sevilla into the Champions League group stage next season.
     
It also ensures Spain will sweep Europe's club competitions for a third straight year, ahead of the Atletico Madrid-Real Madrid final of the Champions League on May 28.
     
Sevilla turned around the match magnificently to rock a Liverpool team that was rampant as the first half progressed. Still, two Sevilla goals exposed tackling and positional errors by its former player Alberto Moreno on the left side of Liverpool's defense.
     
The game changed on Sevilla catching Liverpool cold in the second half after Moreno's poor header gifted possession to Mariano Ferreira. The right-back then broke too easily through a Moreno tackle to pass the ball across the goalmouth for the unmarked Gameiro to score.
     
Gameiro should have scored in the 60th, when left alone by Moreno to hit a bouncing shot that goalkeeper Simon Mignolet saved, but Liverpool's reprieve was short.

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