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Man Utd fans on Twitter revel in Liverpool's misery

Klopp and Liverpool were second best in Europa League final
Klopp and Liverpool were second best in Europa League final

Manchester United supporters on Twitter were quick to pour salt on the wounds of Liverpool fans after their side were beaten 3-1 by Sevilla in the Europa League final in Basel.

With little love lost between the two local rivals, United supporters delighted in witnessing a miserable second half for Liverpool, as Sevilla came from a goal down to seal a third successive Europa League win with a goal from Kevin Gameiro and two more from midfielder Coke.

It means Liverpool will not be playing in any European competition next season, while Sevilla’s win propels them into next season’s Champions League, but there was no sympathy for the plight of Jurgen Klopp’s men for those cruel social media types.

Here is the best - and worst - of the snipes at Liverpool after their night of misery in Switzerland.

There was a note of optimism from Liverpool fansite The Anfield Wrap: