Dejan Lovren has departed Liverpool after 6 years to Russia champions Zenith St Petersburg.
Dejan Lovren, 31, has joined Zenith St Petersburg after signing a 3 year deal worth €12m.
The Croatian center back played 10 premiere league games for Liverpool this season. Lovren was signed from Southampton for £20m in July 2014 before helping Liverpool win the champions league final in 2019.
Everyone at the Reds would like to thank Dejan for his brilliant contribution over the years and wish him all the very best in his new challenge ❤️
— Liverpool FC (Premier League Champions 🏆) (@LFC) July 27, 2020
He has five goals in 131 appearances for the Reds, playing just three times in 2020.
Lovren contract with Liverpool ran till June 2021 and the club had options to extend the contract for a year.
“Another Liverpool legend has left the club” Jurgen Klop told Skysports.
“He was absolutely very, very important part of this team from the first day since I was in” says the Klop who took charge of Liverpool in October 2015.