Benitez: Agger will stay

Reports have linked Agger with a move to Italian giants AC Milan.

The Spaniard said: “Agger is very happy here. I have spoken to him about the things said about his contract and it was a very positive conversation.

“He is pleased and happy to stay. He knows he has not been playing at the same level he achieved last season but I am still pleased with him. His commitment to the club is 100 per cent.”