Agent: Dossena set for Spain move

Andrea Dossena’s agent has ruled out a return to Italy for the

Liverpool defender, claiming that Spain is a likelier destination.

The Italy international has been strongly linked with a move

away from Anfield in the winter transfer window, having failed to

live up to his £7million price tag since moving to Liverpool

from Udinese in 2008.

A return to Italy was seemingly on the cards with Napoli

favourites to sign the 28-year-old after narrowly missing out last

summer. Roma were also among the interested parties but Dossena now

looks set for a move to Spain, according to representative Federico


“A move to Napoli is impossible,” he told

“The negotiations for a possible move for Dossena to Napoli are


“I heard of an agreement between the parties but since

Christmas I have not heard from any Napoli director so the news is

without foundation.

“If I was to make a prediction I would say that Andrea will

not return to Italy.

“We are in negotiations with several foreign clubs, with a

very important Spanish club who are not in European competition –

the deal is even at an advanced stage. Roma? Difficult. Napoli