The 22 year old keeper LORIS KARIUS from mainz have been confirmed signed to Liverpool FC on a long term contract on Tuesday,May 24,2016.
He is expected to provide competition for Simon Mignolet, who has endured an up-and-down three seasons as Liverpool’s first choice
“It’s a very good feeling and it’s an honour to play for a club like this,” Karius said.
“They have a special history and the fans are amazing here, so I look forward to playing at Anfield.
“I know a lot about the club from watching them on TV. The history, everybody who plays football knows. There a lot of things in my h
“I know he will add to the quality we have in this position and I look forward to working with him and all our players when we return for pre-season.”
ead when I think of this club.
“I spoke to the manager and I had a good feeling afterwards because he told me what he wants to do with the club and with the players.
“It was a good talk with him and after that I was convinced this was the right decision.”
Karius, who kept nine clean sheets in 34 Bundesliga games in 2015-16, is Liverpool’s third permanent signing of Jurgen Klopp’s reign after Marko Grujic and Joel Matip.
“I am delighted we have signed Loris, he has had a fantastic season with Mainz and has developed into a very good goalkeeper since his return to Germany,” said Klopp.