Player Profile

Loris Karius

Loris Karius

18 Goalkeeper

Nationality :Germany
Date Of Birth :June 22, 1993
Height :189cm
Weight :90kg

Loris Karius is a German professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Premier League club Newcastle United. Karius represented Germany at youth level.

QUICK FACTS

Full nameLoris Sven Karius
Date of birth22 June 1993 (age 30)
Place of birthBiberach an der Riss, Germany
Height1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
Position(s)Goalkeeper

Loris Karius Biography, EarlyLife

Loris Sven Karius was given the name Loris Karius at birth on June 22, 1993. He is a native of Germany’s Biberach a der Riss.

Loris Karius’s mother Christine and father Harald Karius are his parents. Harald wanted his son to train as a motocross rider, but Karl, Loris’ grandfather, advised him to concentrate on football.

 Harald intended for his son to become a motocross rider, but Loris’ grandfather, Karl, encouraged him to focus on football.

Loris Karius Education

Regarding his education, he went to Pestalozzi-Gymnasium Biberach up until his relocation to England in 2009, after which he received private instruction.

Karius attended Pestalozzi-Gymnasium Biberach until his move to England in 2009 where he was then privately tutored.

Loris Karius’s Height, And Weight

Football player Loris Karius stands 1.89 m, or 6 feet 2 inches, tall. His whole body weight is 90 KG.

Career

Loris Karius’s position on the field is the goalie. Prior to joining Manchester City in 2009, he began his professional career with Stuttgart. He spent two years in Manchester City’s youth program before joining Mainz 05 and moving back to Germany.

He made a name for himself as the Bundesliga team’s first-choice keeper before moving to Liverpool in 2016 for a cost of £4.75 million.

Loris Karius signed a two-year loan agreement with the Turkish team Beşiktas on August 25, 2018. Karius was given a season-long loan to the German team Union Berlin on September 28, 2020.

Loris Karius went back to live in Liverpool in July 2021. He competed for Germany in a youth competition.

Return to Liverpool

In July 2021, Karius returned to Liverpool. However, manager Jürgen Klopp stated in January 2022 that Karius would not be included in the squad; he made no further official appearances for the club until the end of his contract. It was confirmed in June that Karius would leave the club when his contract expired at the end of the month.

Newcastle United

On 12 September 2022, Karius signed for Newcastle United on an initial contract until January 2023, which was later extended until the end of the season.

On 26 February, despite having not made a prior appearance for Newcastle, Karius made his debut for the club in the 2023 EFL Cup final in a 2–0 loss against Manchester United. This appearance came about due to first-choice Nick Pope receiving a red card against Liverpool on 18 February, and backup Martin Dúbravka being cup-tied having appeared for Newcastle’s Cup final opponent earlier in the season whilst on loan. The match was Karius’s first in two years and his first for an English club since the 2018 UEFA Champions League final. Despite the result, Karius was praised for his performance, making eight saves during the contest.

International career

Karius represented Germany at all youth levels from under-16 onward, but his appearances were limited due to competition from other goalkeepers.[citation needed]

Loris Karius’s Net Worth

The estimated net worth of successful football player Loris Karius is $8 million as of 2023.

He then agreed to a five-year, £6,500,000 contract with Liverpool FC, which included an average annual income of £1,300,000. His football profession is his primary source of income, and he currently leads a luxurious lifestyle.

In addition, Loris Karius is earning a respectable sum of money via bonuses and sponsorship agreements. As of June 15, 2022, his current market worth is €1.5 million.

Transfer Value and Records

  • Current market value: €1.50m
  • Highest market value: €12.00m

Loris Karius’s Girlfriend, Dating

Although Loris Karius has not yet wed, it appears that he is now dating Janine Wiggert, a prominent figure in the beauty industry.

Wiggert and Karius reportedly visited each other in Germany and England after Wiggert recently celebrated her 30th birthday, though the couple has yet to formally declare their relationship on social media.

He formerly dated Mia Khalifa, Pamela Reif, Annelie Alpert, Sophia Thamalla, and Ianthe Rose.

Loris Karius is not gay and has a straight sexual orientation.

Loris Karius Awards

Liverpool

  • UEFA Champions League runner-up: 2017–18

Newcastle United

  • EFL Cup runner-up: 2022–23

Loris Karius: Players Stats 2023

League Cup Stats for Loris Karius

GeneralTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Matches Played1N/A
 
1
Minutes9090 min’ per appearance
 
1
Matches Started1N/A
 
3
Matches Subbed In0N/A 
Matches Subbed Out0N/A 

Goalkeeping Stats

GoalkeepingTotalPer 90 or %Percentile
Shots Faced1010.00
 
99
Saves88.00
 
99
Save Percentage8 Saves / 10 Shots80.00%
 
92
Punches00.00
 
0

FAQ

What is the net worth of Loris Karius?

His net worth is 8 million dollars.

What is the height of Loris Karius?

His height is 6 feet 2 inches.

What is the age of Loris Karius?

His age is 30 years as of 2023.

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