Dec 9, 2014 at 7.45pm UK at ‚ÄčAnfield

1-1

Gerrard (81')
Lucas (47'), Lovren (66'), Moreno (77')
Markovic (61')
FT(HT: 0-1)
Frei (25')
Schar (80')
Dejected Liverpool players Rickie Lambert and Steven Gerrard look on after conceding the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League group B match against Basel on December 9, 2014
Result: Draw not enough for Liverpool
Liverpool drop into the Europa League following a 1-1 draw with Basel.
Reaction
Liverpool's Serbian midfielder Lazar Markovic leaves the field after being sent off during the UEFA Champions League group B football match against Basel on December 9, 2014
Liverpool midfielder Lazar Markovic hit with four-game ban by UEFA
Liverpool midfielder Lazar Markovic is banned for four games by UEFA following his red card against Basel in the Champions League.
Feb 17, 11:36
Liverpool's Serbian midfielder Lazar Markovic leaves the field after being sent off during the UEFA Champions League group B football match against Basel on December 9, 2014
Basel's Behrang Safari: 'Lazar Markovic foul left me bleeding'
Basel's Behrang Safari says that Lazar Markovic's red-card offence left him bleeding from the mouth during last night's match against Liverpool.
Dec 10, 13:45
Brendan Rodgers, manager of Liverpool looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Liverpool at Selhurst Park on November 23, 2014
Roy Evans: 'Brendan Rodgers got Liverpool tactics wrong against Basel'
Roy Evans believes that Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers got his tactics wrong for last night's match against Basel, which pushed them out of the Champions League.
Dec 10, 12:44
Basel's Portuguese coach Paulo Sousa takes part in a training session at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on September 15, 2014
Paulo Sousa hails "perfect" Basel
Basel coach Paulo Sousa believes that his side played 'perfectly' to draw with Liverpool and reach the last 16 of the Champions League.
Dec 10, 12:36
Dejected Liverpool players Rickie Lambert and Steven Gerrard look on after conceding the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League group B match against Basel on December 9, 2014
Basel mock English clubs after booting Liverpool out of Champions League
Basel take a swipe at Liverpool, Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur to highlight their domination over English clubs in recent years.
Dec 10, 10:42
Adam Lallana of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Aston Villa at Anfield on September 13, 2014
Phil Thompson confused by "strange" Adam Lallana snub
Liverpool legend Phil Thompson questions why Adam Lallana is being used so sporadically by Brendan Rodgers after his omission from the Champions League draw with Basel.
Dec 10, 10:37
A stoic-looking Brendan Rodgers ahead of Liverpool's game with Man City on August 25, 2014
Brendan Rodgers: 'Liverpool not good enough to progress'
Brendan Rodgers concedes that Liverpool's performances throughout the group stage were not good enough to secure them qualification to the Champions League last 16.
Dec 10, 10:16
Liverpool's English striker Daniel Sturridge celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Southampton at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, northwest England, on August 17, 2014
Steven Gerrard: 'We need to get Daniel Sturridge back in action'
Steven Gerrard admits that Liverpool are missing "main striker" Daniel Sturridge following their disappointing exit from the Champions League.
Dec 10, 06:49
Dejected Liverpool players Rickie Lambert and Steven Gerrard look on after conceding the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League group B match against Basel on December 9, 2014
Brendan Rodgers "bitterly disappointed" with Liverpool's Champions League exit
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers admits that his side simply "weren't good enough" in this season's Champions League.
Dec 10, 06:17
Dejected Liverpool players Rickie Lambert and Steven Gerrard look on after conceding the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League group B match against Basel on December 9, 2014
Daniel Sturridge "devastated" over Liverpool Champions League exit
Injured Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge says that he is "devastated" over the club's failure to reach the last 16 of the Champions League.
Dec 10, 00:50
Liverpool's Serbian midfielder Lazar Markovic leaves the field after being sent off during the UEFA Champions League group B football match against Basel on December 9, 2014
Brendan Rodgers left fuming over "awful decision"
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers hits out at referee Bjorn Kuipers for sending off Lazar Markovic in the costly 1-1 draw with Basel.
Dec 9, 23:44
Dejected Liverpool players Rickie Lambert and Steven Gerrard look on after conceding the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League group B match against Basel on December 9, 2014
Steven Gerrard: 'We didn't deserve to qualify'
Steven Gerrard says that Liverpool 'did not deserve' to progress to the knockout stages of the Champions League after being knocked out following a 1-1 with Basel.
Dec 9, 22:47
Brendan Rodgers, manager of Liverpool looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Liverpool at Selhurst Park on November 23, 2014
Brendan Rodgers: 'Liverpool face a fight to qualify for 2015-16 Champions League'
Brendan Rodgers says that Liverpool will be "better" in the Champions League next season if they qualify, but admits that they face a "fight" in order to finish in the top four.
Dec 9, 22:34
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole rates the best and worst players in the Champions League Group B match between Liverpool and Basel at Anfield.
Analysis
Sports Mole analyses the Champions League Group B match between Liverpool and Basel at Anfield.
Match Report
Liverpool drop into the Europa League following a 1-1 draw with Basel.
Live Commentary
Sports Mole brings you live text commentary of the Champions League Group B meeting between Liverpool and Basel at Anfield.
HT Report
Liverpool are on the brink of the Europa League as they trail against Basel.
Team News
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard returns to the starting lineup for the team's crucial Champions League tie at home to Basel.
Preview
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's crucial Champions League Group B clash between Liverpool and Basel.
Head to Head
Oct 1, 2014 7.45pm
Group B
Basel
1-0
Liverpool
Streller (52')
Suchy (60')

Sterling (9'), Gerrard (54'), Balotelli (71')
Build-up
Phil Thompson during the Liverpool FC Legends Tour Pre-match press conference at Moses Mabhida Stadium on November 14, 2013 in Durban, South Africa
Phil Thompson expects Liverpool progress in Champions League
Phil Thompson believes that Liverpool will beat Basel and make it through to the last 16 of the Champions League.
Dec 9, 12:18
Basel's Portuguese coach Paulo Sousa takes part in a training session at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on September 15, 2014
Paulo Sousa: 'We have plan for Liverpool'
Basel coach Paulo Sousa says that his side have a plan to knock Liverpool out of the Champions League.
Dec 9, 11:45
Former Liverpool defender Stephane Henchoz in action for Switzerland on April 28, 2004.
Stephane Henchoz: 'Liverpool fans will make it hard for Basel'
Stephane Henchoz believes that support of the Kop at Anfield will galvanise Liverpool in their bid for Champions League qualification against Basel.
Dec 9, 09:27
A fan applauds as Steven Gerrard of Liverpool prepares to come onto the pitch as a substitute alongside Brendan Rodgers manager of Liverpool during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Stoke City at Anfield on November 29, 2014
Liverpool's Brendan Rodgers: 'We can't just rely on Steven Gerrard to save us'
Brendan Rodgers urges his Liverpool players not to rely on Steven Gerrard to save their Champions League campaign against Basel this evening.
Dec 9, 06:27
Joe Allen of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium on August 25, 2014
Joe Allen: 'Tough experiences will help us in must-win Basel match'
Liverpool midfielder Joe Allen believes that the lessons his side learned last season will stand them in good stead in their must-win Champions League match against Basel.
Dec 9, 06:04
Brendan Rodgers, manager of Liverpool looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Liverpool at Selhurst Park on November 23, 2014
Danny Murphy: 'Brendan Rodgers will keep his job'
Danny Murphy insists that Brendan Rodgers deserves to remain at Liverpool even if they fail to reach the last 16 of the Champions League.
Dec 9, 03:28
Brendan Rodgers, manager of Liverpool looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Liverpool at Selhurst Park on November 23, 2014
Brendan Rodgers calls for Liverpool focus
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers calls for his side to be focused and patient in their Champions League decider against Basel at Anfield.
Dec 9, 03:17
A stoic-looking Brendan Rodgers ahead of Liverpool's game with Man City on August 25, 2014
Brendan Rodgers confident of Liverpool progression
Brendan Rodgers says that his Liverpool players share his "great confidence" that they can beat Basel and qualify for the last 16 of the Champions League.
Dec 8, 23:15
Brendan Rodgers, manager of Liverpool looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Liverpool at Selhurst Park on November 23, 2014
Brendan Rodgers calls for "patience" from Liverpool team against Basel
Brendan Rodgers insists that his Liverpool players need to be 'patient' to beat Basel and secure a place in the knockout rounds of the Champions League.
Dec 8, 08:58
 Steven Gerrard of Liverpool celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Liverpool at The King Power Stadium on December 2, 2014
Kolo Toure backs Steven Gerrard "magic" to beat Basel
Kolo Toure says that a bit of "magic" from Liverpool teammate Steven Gerrard will see the Reds beat Basel and qualify for the next phase of the Champions League.
Dec 8, 00:05
Dejected Steven Gerrard and Mario Balotelli of Liverpool after conceding the first goal during the UEFA Champions League Group B match between FC Basel 1893 and Liverpool FC at St. Jakob Stadium on October 1, 2014
Carlo Ancelotti backs Basel for Liverpool upset
Carlo Ancelotti backs Basel to beat Liverpool in their final Group B game to join Real Madrid in the last 16 of the Champions League.
Nov 27, 01:06



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