Football

Liverpool agree terms with Aly Cissokho

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Liverpool have reportedly agreed terms with Valencia over a deal to take defender Aly Cissokho to Anfield.

According to the Daily Star, Brendan Rodgers is keen to provide more competition to current number one left-back Jose Enrique.

Cissokho has been linked with a Premier League move before now and Liverpool have beaten off interest from rivals Sunderland to seal the one-year loan deal, according to this report.

Rodgers could be looking to reinforce his defence following after it was reported that Martin Skrtel was nearing a move to Napoli to play under former Reds boss Rafael Benitez.

Cissokho was a promising youngster coming through the ranks at FC Guengnon, before leaving for Portugal and Vitoria Setubal.

Porto snapped him up before selling him on to Lyon for a vast profit just a few months later, though he failed to repeat the form he showed early in his career and was shipped off to Valencia.

A move to Liverpool would provide another fresh start for the 25-year-old as he looks to realise his potential.

Liverpool have already made defensive recruitments this summer, signing former Arsenal and Manchester City man Kolo Toure to replace the retired Jamie Carragher.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Valencia
La Liga
Premier League
Football
Sunderland
Liverpool

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again