Dejan Lovren (Croatian pronunciation: [dɛjan loʋrêːn]; born 5 July 1989) is a Croatian professional footballer who plays as a centre back for Premier League club Liverpool and the Croatia national team.
Lovren began his career at Dinamo Zagreb before moving to Olympique Lyonnais in January 2010. He spent three-and-a-half seasons with the Ligue 1 team and won the 2012 Coupe de France before he signed for Southampton in 2013. After one season with Southampton, he joined Liverpool for £20 million.
He made his international debut for Croatia in 2009 and has gone on to make over 30 appearances and score two goals for his country, as well as being selected for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.Close