Iago Aspas' loan move to Sevilla was confirmed by the Spanish club this week—as per their official website, with quotes translated by This Is Anfield—and Liverpool fans probably won't be expecting to see him back at Anfield again.
Aspas' nightmare first and only season on Merseyside was a combination of failing to live up to expectations, an injury, adapting to the Premier League and facing stiff competition for a first-team place.
He ended the season with just one goal in an FA Cup third-round victory over Oldham Athletic, becoming Liverpool's first No. 9 to never score a league goal.
Here we look at five of the reasons behind Aspas' failed Liverpool career.