Jürgen Norbert Klopp (born 16 June 1967) is a German football manager and former professional player who is the current manager of Premier League club Liverpool.
Klopp spent most of his 15-year playing career at Mainz 05, before going on to become their longest-serving manager from 2001 to 2008, during which time they achieved promotion to the Bundesliga. In 2008, Klopp joined Borussia Dortmund, leading them to back-to-back Bundesliga wins in 2011 and 2012, as well as the DFB-Pokal in 2012, the DFL-Supercup in 2008, 2013 and 2014, and their second appearance in a UEFA Champions League final in 2013. Klopp won the German Football Manager of the Year in 2011 and 2012, before leaving Dortmund in 2015 having also become their longest-serving manager. He became manager of Liverpool in October 2015.
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Date of Birth (Current Age)
Jun 16, 1967 (50)
Place of Birth
West, Stuttgart, Germany
Licenses and Qualifications
N/A - AIFF/AFCA/UEFA
Honours and Awards
Bundesliga 2010–11, 2011–12, - 2010–11, 2011–12 (Coach)
DFB-Pokal - 2011–12 (Coach)
German Football Manager of the Year - 2011,2012 (Coach)
FIFA World Coach of the Year – Second Place - 2013 (Coach)