During his time at Anfield, Klavan also became the first Estonian to score in the Premier League when he netted a victor against Burnley earlier this year.
"That's maybe a bit of the problem that the transfer window closed in England and the whole European world was waiting for that moment and starts now trying to dump prices or whatever to get good football players".
Prior to that he lost the 2013 Champions League final, where his Borussia Dortmund side lost 2-1 to Bayern Munich; then in 2014 DFB-Pokal Final Borussia lost 2-0 to Bayern once again; in the 2015 DFB-Pokal Final, Dortmund side were favourites but lost 3-1 to Wolfsburg.
Academy youngster Nathaniel Phillips made a big impression during pre-season and that is believed to have played a part in the decision to allow Klavan to leave.
"For us, we just want to start the season well and keep improving as a squad, and see where that takes us".More news: Kerala flood: Southern Railways, Kochi Metro suspend operations
It has always been argued that the centre-back position is Gomez' best and, on the opening day of the season against West Ham, Jurgen Klopp gave the nod to the youngster to start in his favoured role.
"We are not in a financial situation where we have to [let players go]".
"He's a very good football player and played the position good together with Virgil".
"It is very strong and that is exactly what you need, all the best teams have that strength in depth and competition for places. I have no number in my mind". "But we didn't get anything for it so far", he said.