Liverpool v Sevilla: Milner slams ‘disgraceful’ Gnagnon after horror problem injures Larouci

Liverpool v Sevilla: Milner slams ‘disgraceful’ Gnagnon after horror problem injures Larouci

The Reds veteran hit out on the Sevilla man following his match-ending sort out on {the teenager}

James Milner was scathing of Joris Gnagnon’s “disgraceful” problem on Yasser Larouci that marred the pleasant between Liverpool and Sevilla.

Gnagnon was proven a straight purple card for a horrendous sort out on Liverpool teenager Larouci, who was compelled to depart the sphere on a stretcher in Sunday’s 2-1 loss to Sevilla .

Sevilla defender and second-half substitute Gnagnon wildly kicked out on the 18-year-old with 14 minutes remaining in Boston, the place tempers flared.

Gnagnon apologised post-match  however he acquired harsh phrases from Virgil van Dijk after the whistle, with the Reds defender blasting him additional post-match .

And Van Dijk’s team-mate Milner had related emotions towards Gnagnon, telling LFCTV: “Was it an excessive amount of? I assumed so sure, it was a disgraceful sort out.

“We all know it is solely a pleasant, however I imply, you do not see many purple playing cards in friendlies, do you?

“Their man mentioned it’s all the way down to the referee and it is a sort out and a foul, nevertheless it’s very disappointing. We [responded] in the fitting manner.

“It’s a powerful one for the referee since you do not wish to use purple playing cards in friendlies and it’s a uncommon factor to see.

“It isn’t simple to pay money for the sport, you do not usually see too many tackles [like Gnagnon’s] however it’s a shame actually.”

In the meantime, Sevilla head coach Julen Lopetegui mentioned Gnagnon was “very, very frightened” after seeing the outcomes of his problem. 

“[Gnagnon] was very, very frightened and is aware of it might have been a foul damage,” Lopetegui informed reporters.

“I’m frightened concerning the participant [Larouci] however I requested Jurgen [Klopp] and he mentioned the participant is okay, it is not a foul damage and I’m joyful for that.

“That is a very powerful factor. The referee thought it was a purple card and I have not seen a replay nevertheless it’s attainable it was a purple card.”

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Larouci reportedly left Fenway Park on crutches after Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool succumbed to Alejandro Pozo’s 90th-minute winner.

Klopp mentioned after the match Larouci might have prevented the worst, however the team must wait and see to make certain. 

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