The defender was unwilling to stagnate at Liverpool, so he moved to get more first-team opportunities in England...
"That’s why I made the decision to leave Liverpool. I thought it was the best thing for my career in the moment."
Diogo Jota will join Liverpool for an initial £41m but their first payment is just £4m.
"He’s worked on his defending and it’s all credit to him and all the coaches that he’s done so well."
Liverpool have just two fit first-team centre backs, as Klopp confirms Lovren is out for a while.
Ki-Jana Hoever believes the EFL Cup is 'perfect' for blooding young players, and pushes for more first-team action.
Jurgen Klopp has chosen to select four goalkeepers with Andy Lonergan making Liverpool's squad.
Think it's weird that Liverpool are selling Dejan Lovren without a replacement? Klopp already has him...
"He's an incredible, confident, young fella and he's really a good player on top," says Klopp of the Liverpool prospect.