Martin Skrtel has revealed he rejected interest from Inter Milan to commit his future to Liverpool, the Liverpool Echo report.
There had been much talk in the media that Skrtel was set to leave Anfield, as they weren’t prepared to give him the kind of contract that he wanted.
However, with interest growing in his signature, Liverpool stepped up their efforts and came to an agreement.
“Obviously there was talk about that (Inter Milan) but the priority for me was always to stay at Liverpool and sign a new contract here,” Skrtel said on the Liverpool site.
“Inter Milan are a big club but to my mind Liverpool are bigger.”
The Slovakian has penned a three-year deal. S