Top-class defender announces Liverpool deal is very close

Liverpool centre-back Martin Skrtel is close to agreeing a new deal at Anfield, according to the Sky Sports website.

The Slovakia international’s agent, Viktor Kolar, told us the player is currently in discussions about extending his contract with the club and that they are going well.

The 30-year-old’s current contract expires in the summer of 2016. © 2017 Frontier Theme