Effectively, Mane has been banned for more than three and a half matches following an incident in which he showed no malicious intent and that seems very harsh to me.
They both came through a play-off round to reach the group stages of this season's Champions League.
" Phil is a fantastic player, and hopefully we can use him as quickly as possible."
Liverpool have been gifted a comfortable group, with Spartak Moscow and Maribor also drawn against them, but face what will likely be their toughest opponents first.
But with the transfer window shut and Coutinho still being a Liverpool player, he is expected to return to the fold sooner rather than later.
Liverpool and Sevilla last met in the Europa League final in 2016, with the La Liga side running out 3-1 winners. The former Chelsea star urged his teammates to put their recent battering from Manchester City out of their minds and secure victory over the much-lauded Spaniards, who have enjoyed a very positive start to the new campaign.
'I could [give you an idea], but I'm sure all the Liverpool supporters around the world are ready to wait another 24 hours, ' Klopp said.
Klopp may be without Mohamed Salah, however, as the winger missed out on Tuesday, which could prompt an immediate return to the starting lineup for Liverpool's No. 10. "I would like to win that game!"