Martin Skrtel

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Born: 15 December 1984; Handlova, Slovakia
Position: Centre-back
Signed: 11 January 2008; Zenit St Petersburg; £6.5m
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, February 8, 2014: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel celebrates scoring the first goal against Arsenal during the Premiership match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

On sealing his £5.5 million move to Fenerbahce, Martin Skrtel has expressed his gratitude to his former club, Liverpool. Skrtel completed his switch from Merseyside...
LONDON, ENGLAND - Tuesday, January 27, 2015: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel looks dejected after losing 1-0 to Chelsea during the Football League Cup Semi-Final 2nd Leg match at Stamford Bridge. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Martin Skrtel's eight-and-a-half-year spell at Liverpool has come to an end, and his Reds career was always one that flattered to deceive. The 31-year-old has...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, February 8, 2014: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel celebrates scoring the second goal against Arsenal during the Premiership match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool centre-back Martin Skrtel completed his move to Fenerbahce on Thursday, prompting a mixed reaction from supporters. The 31-year-old joins the Turkish Super Lig side...
WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 15, 2016: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel waves to the supporters after the 1-1 draw against West Bromwich Albion during the final Premier League match of the season at the Hawthorns. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Martin Skrtel has left Liverpool to join Turkish Super Lig side Fenerbahce, in a deal worth a reported £5.5 million. The 31-year-old found himself out...
England's Daniel Sturridge, front, celebrates after scoring his side’s second goal during the Euro 2016 Group B soccer match between England and Wales at the Bollaert stadium in Lens, France, Thursday, June 16, 2016. Behind are Marcus Rashford, left, and Jamie Vardy. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

With the Euro 2016 championships having come and gone, we take a look at what we learned from Europe’s latest major tournament. Portugal’s ugly...
LILLE, FRANCE - Friday, July 1, 2016: Wales' Joe Allen celebrates a 3-1 victory over Belgium and reaching the Semi-Final during the UEFA Euro 2016 Championship Quarter-Final match at the Stade Pierre Mauroy. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Euro 2016 is done and dusted, following Portugal's 1-0 win over France on Sunday evening, and we assess the performance of each Liverpool player...

We round up the latest Liverpool transfer news, as Jurgen Klopp's busy summer window continues. Klopp is spending Thursday preparing his side for their first...
LONDON, ENGLAND - Saturday, October 31, 2015: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel in action against Chelsea during the Premier League match at Stamford Bridge. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Turkish Super Lig side Fenerbahce have confirmed they have entered talks with Martin Skrtel, after agreeing a deal with Liverpool. The Reds are reported to...
NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE, ENGLAND - Sunday, December 6, 2015: Liverpool's dejected players James Milner, Martin Skrtel, Lucas Leiva and Dejan Lovren after the 2-0 defeat to Newcastle United during the Premier League match at St. James' Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

There are a number of Liverpool players likely to leave Anfield this summer, but which club would suit each one down to the ground? Pre-season...

We round up the latest Liverpool transfer news as Christian Benteke and Martin Skrtel edge even closer to departure. Liverpool's pre-season campaign kicks off on...
STOKE-ON-TRENT, ENGLAND - Sunday, August 9, 2015: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel applauds the supporters after the 1-0 victory over Stoke City during the Premier League match at the Britannia Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Long-serving Liverpool centre-back Martin Skrtel is expected to finalise his move to Fenerbahce next week. The 31-year-old has been linked with a number of sides...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Friday, May 13, 2016: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel during a training session at Melwood Training Ground ahead of the UEFA Europa League Final against Seville FC. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool centre-back Martin Skrtel has been forced to take to social media to apologise for comments regarding manager Jurgen Klopp. The 31-year-old is set to...

With Jurgen Klopp's summer plans taking shape, we round up the latest Liverpool transfer news, including Martin Skrtel's impending departure. As we hurtle towards a...
WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 15, 2016: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel waves to the supporters after the 1-1 draw against West Bromwich Albion during the final Premier League match of the season at the Hawthorns. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool centre-back Martin Skrtel is close to joining Fenerbahce, bringing an end to his eight-and-a-half year stay on Merseyside. The 31-year-old's future was always likely...

Liverpool's Martin Skrtel endured a torrid 90 minutes as Slovakia exited Euro 2016 with a 3-0 defeat to Germany on Sunday. The Slovakia captain, 31,...
TOULOUSE, FRANCE - Monday, June 20, 2016: Wales' Joe Allen in action against Russia during the final Group B UEFA Euro 2016 Championship match at Stadium de Toulouse. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Following on from Ben Twelves' assessment of Liverpool's England stars' performances so far at Euro 2016, he now takes a look at how the...
Picture by: Tim Goode / PA Wire/Press Association Images England's Adam Lallana during the International Friendly at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland.

England were held to a 0-0 draw by Slovakia at Euro 2016 on Monday evening, with five Liverpool players involved in Saint-Etienne. Three Lions boss...
England Team Group. (Top L - R) England's Daniel Sturridge, Chris Smalling, Joe Hart, Gary Cahill, Eric Dier and Jordan Henderson. (Bottom L - R) Jack Wilshere, Adam Lallana, Jamie Vardy, Ryan Bertrand and Nathaniel Clyne during the UEFA Euro 2016, Group B match at the Stade Geoffroy Guichard, Saint-Etienne. (Picture by: Nick Potts / PA Wire/Press Association Images)

Six Liverpool players featured as the home nations progressed to the last 16 at Euro 2016, with England drawing 0-0 with Slovakia and Wales...
WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 15, 2016: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel waves to the supporters after the 1-1 draw against West Bromwich Albion during the final Premier League match of the season at the Hawthorns. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel is on the verge of a move to Turkish club Fenerbahce for £5.5 million. All the usual press gang reported the...
LONDON, ENGLAND - Saturday, October 31, 2015: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel in action against Chelsea during the Premier League match at Stamford Bridge. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel captained Slovakia to a first ever win at the Euros with a 2-1 victory against Russia, producing an improved individual...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Friday, May 13, 2016: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel during a training session at Melwood Training Ground ahead of the UEFA Europa League Final against Seville FC. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Martin Skrtel's agent claims three teams are interested in the Liverpool defender, who is expected to leave the Reds this summer. The Slovakia captain is...
BORDEAUX, FRANCE - Saturday, June 11, 2016: Wales' James Collins, Joe Allen, captain Ashley Williams and Gareth Bale celebrate their side's 2-1 victory over Slovakia during the UEFA Euro 2016 Championship at Stade de Bordeaux. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Goals from Gareth Bale and Hal Robson-Kanu gave Wales a memorable win in their opening game of the 2016 European Championships, with three Liverpool...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, September 26, 2015: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel in action against Aston Villa during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool centre-back Martin Skrtel will not be moving to Premier League newcomers Middlesbrough this summer, according to reports in the north east. It had been...

This summer promises to be a fascinating one for Liverpool in the transfer market and we take a look at a long list of...
Picture by: Tim Goode / PA Wire/Press Association Images England's Adam Lallana during the International Friendly at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland.

Following a weekend of pre-Euro 2016 and Copa America action, we take a look at how Liverpool's internationals fared over the last few days. It...

In another eventful day of Liverpool transfer news, we round up the latest from the Reds' business in the summer market. Wednesday saw reports of...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Friday, May 13, 2016: Liverpool's manager Jürgen Klopp during a training session at Melwood Training Ground ahead of the UEFA Europa League Final against Seville FC. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp's restructuring of his squad is set to continue with the arrival of Mainz goalkeeper Loris Karius. The 22-year-old is currently on...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Friday, May 13, 2016: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel during a training session at Melwood Training Ground ahead of the UEFA Europa League Final against Seville FC. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Considered likely to leave Liverpool this summer, Martin Skrtel is believed to have informed Jurgen Klopp of his plans to move on. Skrtel has spent...
STOKE-ON-TRENT, ENGLAND - Sunday, August 9, 2015: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel applauds the supporters after the 1-0 victory over Stoke City during the Premier League match at the Britannia Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Martin Skrtel's long association with Liverpool is set to end this summer, with the defender considering a move to Besiktas. The Turkish Super Lig side...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 8, 2016: Liverpool's Joe Allen celebrates scoring the first goal against Watford during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool kept the good times rolling as they eased to a 2-0 win against Watford, and James Nalton was at Anfield to discuss five talking points.