Kyrgiakos set to sign for Liverpool

ATHENS - Liverpool are set to sign Greece central defender Sotiris Kyrgiakos from AEK Athens, the player said on Tuesday. "I would like to inform the fans of AEK that on Monday night I received an offer from Liverpool, an offer which I have accepted," the 30-year-old told his personal website. Kyrgiakos, who has 49 caps, will be joining his sixth club if the transfer goes through. He is expected to undergo a medical in England on Wednesday.