The Red’s secured their place in the final where they will take on last season’s champions Sevilla.
Can was a surprise inclusion in Liverpool’s starting line-up after recovering from an ankle injury. The 22-year-old was expected to miss the rest of Liverpool’s season but has made a recovery well ahead of schedule.
The 22-year-old had a major role in his sides opener and was one of the star’s of the night.
Can has three assists and two goals in 47 appearances for Liverpool this season.
Liverpool 3 – 0 Villarreal
Kick-Off: 20:05 (GMT)
Liverpool: Mignolet, Clyne, Toure, Lovren, Moreno, Can, Milner, Lallana, Firmino, Coutinho, Sturridge.
Subs: Ward, Benteke, Lucas, Allen, Skrtel, Ibe, Smith.
Villarreal: Areola; Mario, Musacchio, Ruiz, Costa; Suarez, Bruno, Pina, Dos Santos; Bakambu, Soldado
Subs: Asenjo, Bonera, Castillejo, Samuel, Adrian, Rukavina, Trigueros