Borussia Dortmund midfielder Mario Gotze has spoken out on his relationships with Liverpool head coach Jurgen Klopp.
It was Klopp who gave 17-year-old Gotze chance to start for Borussia Dortmund. After they won two Bundesliga titles in 2011 and 2012 and reached to Champions League final in 2013.
26-year-old Gotze then moved to Bayern Munich and returned to Borussia in 2016.
“(Jurgen Klopp) knew that I wanted to leave Bayern [in 2016]. Of course, we talked. He knows me very well and that I am always looking for new challenges. I often speak to Kloppo,. He brought me to the first team when I was 17 and he made it all possible. We never stopped talking.” German player told Sport Bild (via LiverpoolECHO).