Wednesday, Jun 3, 2015Wednesday, Jun 3, 2015

Football: Agger leaves Liverpool for Brondby

Published on Aug 30, 2014 7:47 PM

LONDON (AFP) - Liverpool announced on Saturday that they have sold Denmark international defender Daniel Agger to his former club Brondby for an undisclosed fee.

The 29-year-old centre-back joined Liverpool from Brondby in 2006 and made 232 appearances for the club, scoring 14 goals and winning the League Cup in 2012, but his spell at Anfield was frequently disrupted by injuries.

“Liverpool have been such a big part of my life and my family’s lives for so long, that leaving is extremely difficult,” Agger told the Liverpool website.

“The opportunity arose for me to return home to Brondby and at this stage of my career, it felt like the right decision for me.

Enjoy 2 weeks of unlimited digital access to The Straits Times. Get your free access now!