Jürgen Klopp signs 3 year contract with Liverpool
Saturday, October 10, 2015
Liverpool-based football club (LFC) appointed German as the club's new manager. Klopp signed a three-year contract with LFC for 15 million, with annual earnings of £5 million and an increment to £7 million if the club wins the or if the club qualifies for the .
Klopp's predecessor,, was fired on Sunday after three-and-half-years of service at .
Liverpool were at 10th position in the League table and1–1 against local rivals .
Klopp previously served as the manager at German football club(BVB) and won the German with them twice. Klopp held the position of Dortmund manager until May 2015, and his last match was against in the cup.
This signing made Klopp the highest-paid manager in Liverpool history. His first match in the Premier League will be againston October 17. Liverpool have only had four wins out of eleven league games this season.
In response to this signing, Borussia Dortmund tweeted "We heard the news today, oh boy! All the best at the Kop, Jürgen Klopp!"
- Ben Smith. "Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp confirmed as manager on £15m Anfield deal" — , October 8, 2015
- Andy Hunter. "Liverpool confirm Jürgen Klopp as manager on three-year deal" — , October 8, 2015