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WATCH: Wow, Daniel Sturridge, that’s a goal befitting a final!

Southampton v Liverpool - Premier League

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: Daniel Sturridge of Liverpool (15) celebrates as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary’s Stadium on March 20, 2016 in Southampton, United Kingdom. (Photo by Alex Broadway/Getty Images)

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It’s a big time player making a big time play in a big time game.

There: We’ve hit our cliche quota to describe Daniel Sturridge’s stunning outside of foot shot that has given Liverpool a 1-0 lead over Sevilla in the UEFA Europa League final in Basel on Wednesday.

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What a shot!

The Reds are now up 1-0 and closing in on halftime, less than an hour away from clinching a berth in the UEFA Champions League.

That. Was. Pretty, Daniel Sturridge. #LIVSEV #UELfinal

— FOX Soccer (@FOXSoccer) May 18, 2016

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