Rumours persist that the Slovakian defender Martin Skrtel will soon be bringing an end to his five-and-a-half year spell at Liverpool, with the Daily Express saying Arsenal are the latest club to be linked with a move for the former Zenit St Petersburg centre-back.
Soon after Jamie Carragher's retirement, a deal was made to bring Kolo Toure to Anfield. The Reds have also been linked linked with moves for central defenders such as Schalke’s Kyriakos Papadopoulos and Reading’s Alex Pearce, according to the Liverpool Echo and the Daily Mail—Liverpool’s defence looks to be undergoing a major overhaul ahead of the 2013/14 campaign.
That doesn’t mean that Skrtel’s contributions since his move to the Reds in January 2008 have to be forgotten, of course.
Since being signed by Rafael Benitez, the 28-year-old has been a key member of the Reds’ defence under four different managers.
Here are five of his most memorable moments: