Dejan Lovren Became An Internet Meme Without Even Playing Tonight
Dejan Lovren watched Liverpool vs. Bayern Munich dressed like 'Little Red Riding Hood', and instantly became a meme.
The Croatian defender was unavailable for Liverpool's Champions League round of 16 first-leg through injury, but he watched on from the stands.
Needless to say, his appearance got everyone talking.
lovren is a whole mood. he's a meme too. he's a meme & a mood. #LFCFCB pic.twitter.com/APRcsl7hHm
- Reneè (@ReignStones) February 19, 2019
Lovren: "You should probably go down to the sideline and support your teammates"
Inner Lovren: "Just sit up in the corporate box dressed as Red Riding hood instead" pic.twitter.com/ayvAtvrI47
- BenchWarmers (@BeWarmers) February 19, 2019
Dejan Lovren looks on, dressed like Little Red Riding Hood pic.twitter.com/iEMK7q3LwC
- Football on BT Sport (@btsportfootball) February 19, 2019
Dejan Lovren's turn to the dark side confirmed. Now one of the Emperor's Royal Guard. pic.twitter.com/kpd49rMV52
- David Eades (@lordbumble) February 19, 2019
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Dejan Lovren either read Little Red Riding Hood to his kids last night before bed or is cold AF #liverpool #lfc #ucl pic.twitter.com/d91XQQ48BL
- Roger Gonzalez (@RGonzalezCBS) February 19, 2019
Anybody have any idea why Dejan Lovren is dressed as Little Red Riding Hood tonight? pic.twitter.com/gYjWGtGAuK
- talkingbaws.com (@talkingbaws) February 19, 2019
Dejan Lovren there, looking to be available for Wolves #LIVBAY pic.twitter.com/XnIme40jeL
- Mark Webster (@ItsMarkWebster) February 19, 2019
Dejan Lovren watching his team carefully from the stands :eyes::red_circle: pic.twitter.com/R0IVcT7Sh2
- SuperSport (@SuperSportTV) February 19, 2019
Watching on from the stands while Fabinho was putting in world class tackles was injured defender Darth Dejan Lovren, wearing a rather ridiculous red blanket like he is some sort of sith lord out of Star Wars. pic.twitter.com/3bOBLSGG3Y
- Lilian Chan (@bestgug) February 19, 2019
Dejan Lovren or Little Red Riding Hood :red_circle::laughing: pic.twitter.com/4yYOYC61JU
- Mozo Football (@MozoSports) February 19, 2019
In Lovren's absence, Jurgen Klopp selected Fabinho and Joel Matip as his center-backs and the pair managed to keep a clean sheet as they drew 0-0 with Bayern Munich.
The return leg goes down in three weeks time.
Featured Image Credit: BT Sport