Besiktas vs Liverpool reaction: The Reds' astonishing penalty record dented after Europa League disappointment

The Reds have lost just three penalty shoot-outs in fifteen

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Liverpool crashed out of the Europa League on penalties last night after Dejan Lovren's missed spot-kick - but it isn't all bad news for the Reds.

Historically, Brendan Rodgers' side have an astonishing record in penalty shoot-outs with last night's disappointment representing just their third defeat in fifteen.

In a run of fixtures which includes club triumphs and heartbreaks alike, from that famous Champions League win over AC Milan in 2005 to being dumped out of the League Cup by Northampton five years later, life certainly isn't boring for Anfield regulars.

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Dirk Kuyt sees off Chelsea in the 2007 Champions League semi-final second-leg

We've compiled a collection of photographs from all fifteen of Liverpool's most recent penalty dramas, dating back to the Charity Shield victory over Brian Clough's Leeds United in 1974.

Please see below for the gallery...

Liverpool remain in the FA Cup, playing in the quarter-final next week against Blackburn

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