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 - 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...

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.
SWANSEA, WALES - Sunday, May 1, 2016: Liverpool's Dejan Lovren applauds the supporters after his side's 3-1 defeat to Swansea City during the Premier League match at the Liberty Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

We take a look at how the media assessed Liverpool’s disappointing 3-1 loss to Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - Saturday, November 21, 2015: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel celebrates scoring the fourth goal against Manchester City during the Premier League match at the City of Manchester Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Martin Skrtel has polarised opinion throughout his Liverpool career, but he deserves to leave Anfield with his reputation intact.
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)

With Martin Skrtel's influence at Liverpool waning in 2016, the Slovak could be set to join Turkish side Besiktas at the end of the season.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Wednesday, March 2, 2016: Liverpool's manager Jürgen Klopp celebrates with Kolo Toure after the 3-0 victory over Manchester City during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool have six Premier League matches remaining in 2015/16, as they look to end their domestic campaign in style.
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)

Behind Mamadou Sakho and Dejan Lovren in Jurgen Klopp's defensive pecking order, Martin Skrtel could look to leave Liverpool this summer.

Another major overhaul could be on the cards at Liverpool this summer, if Jurgen Klopp funds his rebuilding project with a number of high-profile sales.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - Sunday, March 20, 2016: Liverpool's manager Jürgen Klopp during the FA Premier League match against Southampton at St Mary's Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

After Liverpool chucked away a two-goal lead to fall to an appalling 3-2 loss at St Mary’s, we round-up how the media reacted to the collapse.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - Sunday, March 20, 2016: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel is shown a yellow card after conceding a penalty to Southampton during the FA Premier League match at St Mary's Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

A miserable performance from Martin Skrtel, on the defender's return from injury, presented a major setback in Liverpool's 3-2 defeat to Southampton.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - Sunday, March 20, 2016: Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge scores the second goal against Southampton during the FA Premier League match at St Mary's Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool somehow threw away a two goal lead at Southampton, suffering a second half collapse to lose 3-2 - a match that provided plenty of talking points.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - Sunday, March 20, 2016: Liverpool's Emre Can looks dejected as his side concede a third goal to Southampton during the FA Premier League match at St Mary's Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool blew a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 at Southampton on Sunday.
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 U21s suffered a 3-2 U21 Premier League Cup defeat away to West Ham United on Wednesday night, with Martin Skrtel dismissed after two yellow cards.