Slovak professional soccer player Martin Skrtel, who plays as a central defender for Premier League club Liverpool and his country’s national team, has an estimated net worth of $10 million with annual salary of £3.12 million. Born in Handlova, Czechoslovakia on December 15, 1984. Skrtel’s career began when he joined Prievidza’s youth academy before going on to play for Trencin in 2001. There, he made 44 appearances and scored 8 goals prior to his switch to Russian outfit Zenit Saint Petersburg for where he featured in 74 matches and netted 3 goals from 2004 to 2008. Since 2008, Skrtel joined Liverpool in January 2008 fro for £6.5 million. He has since established himself as one of the best defenders in the England. He has so far made 217 appearances and netted 15 goals for the Reds following his debut in their clash against Aston Villa. Internationally, the defender has been with Slovakia’s senior team since 2004 has to date had 72 international caps and 5 goals to his name. With Zenit, Skrtel won Russian Premier League in 2007 and 2008, while with Liverpool he won Football League Cup in 2011-12. He has also claimed scores of individual awards including Peter Dubovsky Trophy, Slovakia Youth Champion, Liverpool Player of the Year Award and Slovak Footballer of the Year.