Liverpool were knocked out of the Champions League after being held 1-1 by Swiss champions Basel, who advance to the last-16 phase.

Fabian Frei exchanged a one-two with Luca Zuffi before drilling home.

Liverpool played the final 30 minutes with 10 men when sub Lazar Markovic was controversially sent off when his flailing hand brushed Behrang Safari.

Steven Gerrard's late free-kick gave the Reds hope but Brendan Rodgers' side will now play in the Europa League.

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