Martin Skrtel has expressed his disappointment after rejecting an ‘unacceptable‘ offer from Liverpool according to the Express.
“It’s unacceptable for me. I think that such contracts are offered to players who are much older than me or players who have had some health problems,” Skrtel told the Slovakian outlet Aktualne.
Skrtel has just a year remaining on his current contract with the Red’s and has attracted the attention of both Inter Milan and Besiktas.
According to the Turkish Super Lig broadcaster LigTV, the Black Eagles are preparing an offer for the 30-year-old. The report goes onto state that Besiktas have held early talks Skrtel’s representatives.
Liverpool signed the Slovakian international from Zenit St. Petersburg back in 2008. The 31-year-old defender is now closing on 300 appearances for the Merseyside club.
Skrtel has made 48 appearances for Liverpool in all competitions this season.
Besiktas finished the Turkish Super Lig season in third place and will play in the Europa League next season.