The 1-0 defeat sees Sevilla eliminated and dropped into the Europa League.
Rakitic said afterwards, "It's a very tough night. Until their goal we played a strong game.
"We had good chances but in the Champions League you have to take them, you have to score, and that makes the difference.
"We have to learn from this. In these six matches, lots of things have happened to us that we have to learn from. In the Champions League, every mistake gets punished."
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