Luis Suarez passed up numerous chances to score past Jamie MacDonald before finally beating the Hearts goalkeeper two minutes from time. Picture: Getty Images
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Hearts are out of Europe for another season but it is the manner of their exit that will surely sting for some time to come.
Given almost no chance of progressing to the group phase of the Europa League after losing 1-0 to Liverpool in the first leg at Tynecastle, they instead turned in another gutsy and determined display that took them to the brink of what would have been one of the biggest upsets of recent times. Hearts weathered a second-half storm then did the unthinkable by going ahead on the night after 84 minutes when a fierce David Templeton shot slipped out of Pepe Reina's grasp and into the back of the net in front of an incredulous away support.
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