The official website for European football

Liverpool link up with left-back Dossena

Published: Friday 4 July 2008, 17.15CET
Liverpool FC have signed Udinese Calcio left-back Andrea Dossena with the 26-year-old signing a contract running until 2012 to replace John Arne Riise.
Liverpool link up with left-back Dossena
Andrea Dossena has left Udinese ©Getty Images
 

UEFA.com features

John Terry stays at Chelsea: his memorable European moments
  • John Terry stays at Chelsea: his memorable European moments
  • Classic UEFA Champions League semi-finals
  • The UEFA Champions League's greatest shocks
  • Real Madrid's Germany hoodoo returns
  • True grit: How Real Madrid beat Barcelona
  • Bayern, Benfica prevail: best of the second legs
  • Shoot-out delights: the long and the short of it
  • Draxler, Juve, City celebrate: best of the first legs
  • Manchester City's Hart, Sterling wary of Dynamo Kyiv
  • Figo on Zidane at Madrid, Paris 2-1 Chelsea
1 of 10
 
Published: Friday 4 July 2008, 17.15CET

Liverpool link up with left-back Dossena

Liverpool FC have signed Udinese Calcio left-back Andrea Dossena with the 26-year-old signing a contract running until 2012 to replace John Arne Riise.
Liverpool FC have signed Udinese Calcio left-back Andrea Dossena with the 26-year-old signing a contract running until 2012.

Riise replacement
Dossena, capped once by Italy against South Africa in October 2007, joins the UEFA Champions League third qualifying round entrants, who said on their official website: "He is seen as the ideal replacement for John Arne Riise, who departed for [AS] Roma earlier this month." The defender joined Udinese in 2005 Hellas-Verona FC and after a loan season at Treviso FBC makde his Stadio Friuli breakthrough.

Last updated: 05/07/08 15.28CET

Related information

Team profiles

http://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/news/newsid=730450.html#liverpool+link+with+left+back+dossena