Loris Karius (born on 22 June 1993) is a German professional footballer and he plays as a goalkeeper for Premier League club Liverpool. On 24 May 2016, Karius signed a five-year deal with Liverpool. He was given the number 1 jersey.
Liverpool Football Club is a Premier League club in Liverpool, England. The club has won 5 European Cups, 3 UEFA Cups, 3 UEFA Super Cups, 18 League titles, 7 FA Cups, 8 League Cups, and 15 FA Community Shields. Liverpool is one of the most successful football clubs in England even in the world. The club plays its home games at Anfield Stadium with a seating capacity of 54,074 making it the sixth largest football stadium in England.
Karius hoped that he could remain Liverpool’s No 1 keeper on 7 February 2018.
Karius made his debut in a EFL Cup on 20 September 2016. He played his first Premier League match against Hull City on 24 September. On 24 October 2016, Jürgen Klopp confirmed that Karius was Liverpool’s first-choice goalkeeper. Klopp is the current manager of Liverpool. He is a former German professional footballer who spent his 15-year playing career at Mainz 05. He also played for Borussia Dortmund, a German sports club based in Dortmund. As a preeminent manager, he has got German Football Manager of the Year award in 2011 and 2012 and Premier League Manager of the Month award in September 2016.
Karius said:“I just want to show myself, so I will have a chance next season to play for the club, which is the challenge facing me personally. I also want to help this team achieve as much as we can. We have the Champions League and we want to go forward. Why not win it?”