Liverpool fans can breathe easy after their top defender, Martin Skrtel dismissed talks of his departure from Anfield. The centre-back was linked with Manchester City recently, a rumour fueled by the fact that Skrtel himself stated that he would sit down with Liverpool to get assurances about the future. But the Mirror reports that the Slovakian International released this statement on his website: “There is also speculation about my exit from Liverpool but I can say that there was no offer on the table yet and we didn’t hold talks with any club.”
A Nomadic Life: The Craig Bellamy Story could have a new chapter added this summer after Cardiff City revealed their interest in the former Cardiff City and the current Liverpool striker. The club’s Chief Executive spoke to the Daily Mail about the 32 year old, indicating that the striker would be more than welcome should Liverpool be prepared to offload him.
Uruguayan starlet Gaston Ramirez looks set to continue to play his football in Serie A after top Italian clubs Juventus and AC Milan opened talks with the player, while Premier League suitors Liverpool and Manchester City remained aloof, reports Gazzetta dello Sport. The 21 year old has been slapped with a·£16 million asking price by his club (Bologna) president Albano Guaraldi.··However, after Tottenham look to have hijacked Liverpool target Gylfi Sigurdsson, the Merseyside club were expected to go all out for Ramirez.