Jürgen Klopp is the current, very successful manager of German side Borussia Dortmund. Since his arrival in Dortmund, Klopp has managed to win the German Bundesliga twice and come in the runner-up position in the UEFA Champions League. He is held in very high regard around the footballing world.
Here are some interesting facts about the man.
Fact 1 - It's Mainz Club
Jürgen Klopp's one and only club as a professional player was Mainz 05. He was with the club as a footballer for 12 years, before retiring in 2001. As soon as he retired he took over as manager and was in-charge of the club from the sidelines for 7 years before taking over at Dortmund.
Fact 2 - Cars and Clothes
Klopp's image on the sidelines and performance as a coach had gotten him sponsorship deals with companies such as Puma and car manufacturer Opel. According to German business journal Wirtschaftswoche, Klopps role as brand ambassador for Opel has increased the sales of its vehicles.