Former Liverpool and Denmark star Agger retires at just 31

Denmark captain and former Liverpool defender Daniel Agger says he is ending his career at the age of 31.Agger says at a news conference on Thursday, ''It has been tough (decision) but I am pulling the plug.''On Twitter, he adds, ''I'm proud of my career.''Agger played 75 matches for Denmark over 11 years, and scored 12 times. Denmark didn't qualify for the European Championship...
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June 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Agger reveals rift with Liverpool manager Rodgers led to club exit

Daniel Agger insists he left Liverpool because of a rift with Brendan Rodgers and did not feel "appreciated" by the Reds manager. The Denmark defender had been a preferred choice of previous Anfield bosses, but he called time on his Reds career after falling out of favor last season. Agger returned to former club Brondby in the summer after eight years on Merseyside and claimed he...
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September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Jordan Henderson Named Liverpool Vice-Captain, Succeeds Daniel Agger

Jordan Henderson becomes more important to Liverpool with each passing day, so his latest honor comes as no surprise. Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers picked Henderson to be Liverpool’s vice-captain Tuesday. The 24-year-old midfielder will joins captain Steven Gerrard among the club’s recognized dressing-room leaders. “Jordan is someone who represents the best values of what...
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September 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Liverpool Defender Daniel Agger Returns To Danish Club Brondby

Liverpool FC has announced that 29-year-old center back Daniel Agger has completed a transfer to Danish club Brondby. Agger left Brondby in 2006 to join the Reds. “I would like to thank the Liverpool supporters for the incredible backing they have given me in my time here and the warmth and generosity of spirit displayed to my family,” Agger told Liverpool’s website. “This...
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August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Agger ends Liverpool stay, heads back home to join Brondby

Defender Daniel Agger has brought an end to his eight-and-a-half-year stay at Liverpool by moving back to Brondby. Agger moved to Anfield in January 2006 from the Danish club for a £6million fee and has gone on to make over 200 appearances for the Reds since then, but will now return to the club where he began his career. "Liverpool have been such a big part of my life and my family...
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August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Healthy Daniel Agger Fights For Starting Spot In Liverpool-Manchester City

Daniel Agger should be ready to play for Liverpool against Manchester City on Sunday. Whether he will step foot on the Anfield turf during the game remains to be seen. Agger has recovered from a minor knee injury, which kept him out of Liverpool’s 2-1 victory over West Ham last Sunday, according to the Liverpool Echo. Agger, 29, practiced with his teammates Wednesday, but there...
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April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Dan Agger out for up to 4 weeks with calf injury

Liverpool defender Daniel Agger is expected to be sidelined for up to four weeks with a calf injury. The Denmark center back was hurt last week in an FA Cup match. Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers hopes Agger's absence will be compensated by Mamadou Sakho's rapid recovery from a hamstring injury. The Frenchman could return for the Premier League match at Stoke on Sunday, as well...
Via Associated Press
January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Agger will miss four weeks

Liverpool central defender Daniel Agger has confirmed he will be on the sidelines for around a month with a calf strain. The Denmark international sustained the injury in the closing stages of Sunday's 2-0 FA Cup third-round win over Oldham at Anfield. "Disappointed with my injury! But I hope to be back strong within 4 weeks! Thanks for all the supporting tweets," the 29-year-old...
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January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Agger wants to stay at Liverpool

Liverpool defender Daniel Agger is paying little attention to transfer gossip in the middle of what could be a productive season. Speculation continues to suggest that the Denmark international could soon be on his way out of Anfield. Liverpool are currently well-stocked at centre-half and it has been reported that one of their more high-profile performers may look to move on....
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January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Daniel Agger Delighted to Captain Liverpool at Anfield for First Time, Score Game-Winning Goal Against Hull City

Daniel Agger acknowledged that he joined an elite club when he captained Liverpool at Anfield on Wednesday, but the Danish defender was equally preoccupied with ensuring his side claimed three points. The Reds’ No. 5 broke the deadlock against Hull City by nodding home a Philippe Coutinho corner, laying the foundation for a Luis Suarez free-kick to seal a 2-0 victory and a return...
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January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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