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#Virgil van Dijk

# virgil-van-dijk - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Virgil van Dijk takes blame amid Liverpool loss

Just a third league defeat of the season for Jurgen Klopp’s men means the Reds cannot now match Manchester City’s record.

# virgil-van-dijk - Sunday 21 June, 2020

Virgil van Dijk says Premier League win could help Liverpool reach ‘next level’ Ambition This post contains videos

Virgil van Dijk says Premier League win could help Liverpool reach ‘next level’

The imperious Holland centre back is itching to drag the Reds across the line.

# virgil-van-dijk - Sunday 15 March, 2020

Van Dijk fears Liverpool will win title in empty stadium

All Premier League games have been postponed until at least April 3 due to the spread of the global pandemic.

# virgil-van-dijk - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Van Dijk slams 'negative' critics after latest Liverpool loss

The Dutch defender isn’t impressed with those who say his side will win ‘just’ the Premier League title this season.

# virgil-van-dijk - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Van Dijk slams Liverpool after 'unacceptable' loss

The team’s run of 44 games without defeat in the Premier League ended with a shock 3-0 loss away to strugglers Watford.

# virgil-van-dijk - Thursday 2 January, 2020

'We should not start lying to ourselves that everything is fine when it's not'

Premier League leaders Liverpool are by no means perfect, according to manager Jurgen Klopp.

# virgil-van-dijk - Sunday 29 December, 2019

'Decisions are killing us, it's constantly against us... it's ridiculous'

Wolves were left hugely frustrated by two VAR calls at Anfield during this evening’s defeat to Liverpool.

# virgil-van-dijk - Friday 27 December, 2019

Liverpool recall youngster from loan spell amid defensive issues

Nathaniel Phillips is back from German club Stuttgart in response to a sudden shortage of centre-backs at Anfield.

# virgil-van-dijk - Friday 20 December, 2019

Klopp: Flamengo were told to become heroes, Liverpool were told to play in the EFL Cup

The Reds boss has acknowledged the match is considered bigger for the opposition.

# virgil-van-dijk - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Klopp has 'no clue' if Van Dijk will return for Club World Cup final

The defender was absent as Liverpool struggled past Monterrey in the semi-final.

# virgil-van-dijk - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Van Dijk 'respects greatness' after losing out to Messi

He may have finished runner up to Ballon d’Or winner Lionel Messi, but Virgil van Dijk had no qualms about losing out to the Barcelona star.

# virgil-van-dijk - Monday 2 December, 2019

Lionel Messi beats Virgil van Dijk to Ballon d'Or prize

The Argentine superstar has won the prize for a record sixth time.

Who should win the Ballon D'Or tonight? Poll This post contains a poll

Who should win the Ballon D'Or tonight?

Lionel Messi, Virgil van Dijk and Cristiano Ronaldo battle it out for the men’s award, while Megan Rapinoe is favourite to claim the women’s prize.

Aaron Connolly reflects on his tussle with 'the best defender in the world'

The Irish teenager started for Brighton & Hove Albion in their 2-1 defeat to Liverpool in the Premier League.

# virgil-van-dijk - Friday 29 November, 2019

Gerrard insists 'faultless' Van Dijk deserves Ballon d'Or ahead of Messi

The Rangers manager is backing the Liverpool defender to win the award at the expense of the Barcelona star.

# virgil-van-dijk - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Virgil van Dijk provides heartwarming moment by surprising lifetime Liverpool fan Ynwa This post contains videos

Virgil van Dijk provides heartwarming moment by surprising lifetime Liverpool fan

Reds supporter David was treated to a day he’ll never forget.

# virgil-van-dijk - Thursday 3 October, 2019

'We can do better': Van Dijk says performance shows 'obvious' need for improvement

The Reds were nearly undone by Red Bull Salzburg, and the defender admitted his side struggled on the night.

# virgil-van-dijk - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Liverpool duo feature in Best XI, but no room for Premier League champions Man City

Alisson and Virgil van Dijk were included in the team but there was no space for any of Pep Guardiola’s treble winners.

# virgil-van-dijk - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

Van Dijk denies reports of new Liverpool contract

The club’s record singing has yet to open talks about a potential fresh deal.

# virgil-van-dijk - Saturday 14 September, 2019

Van Dijk relieved he does not have to face Firmino

The Brazilian came off the bench to play a starring role in Liverpool’s win over Newcastle.

# virgil-van-dijk - Monday 2 September, 2019

Liverpool stars nominated for Fifa awards

Virgil van Dijk, Alisson and Jurgen Klopp are among those to have been recognised.

# virgil-van-dijk - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Van Dijk unworthy of Uefa prize ahead of Ronaldo and Messi, says Ferdinand Award Season This post contains videos

Van Dijk unworthy of Uefa prize ahead of Ronaldo and Messi, says Ferdinand

The Netherlands defender wan named Uefa Player of the Season this week.

# virgil-van-dijk - Friday 30 August, 2019

Van Dijk's Uefa award 'for all of us' - Klopp MVP

Van Dijk's Uefa award 'for all of us' - Klopp

Virgil van Dijk may have scooped up the Men’s Player of the Year prize, but Jurgen Klopp insists it was a prize for all of Liverpool.

# virgil-van-dijk - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Virgil van Dijk pips Messi and Ronaldo to Uefa Men's Player of the Year award

The defender’s displays in Liverpool’s Champions League success have been recognised with the prize.

# virgil-van-dijk - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Virgil van Dijk included on three-man shortlist for Uefa Player of the Year

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo also make the cut.

# virgil-van-dijk - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Mane ready to start against Chelsea in Super Cup after AFCON campaign

The attacker had just a 16-day break during the close season because of Senegal’s run to the Africa Cup of Nations final.

# virgil-van-dijk - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Price comes with pressure, Van Dijk warns United's new recruit Maguire

Liverpool star Virgil van Dijk had some advice for the world’s most expensive defender.

# virgil-van-dijk - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Liverpool trio shortlisted for Fifa's Player of the Year

Mohamed Salah, Virgil van Dijk and Sadio Mane are up against the likes of Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Harry Kane.

# virgil-van-dijk - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Man United agree deal worth €89 million for Leicester defender Maguire - reports

The Foxes had been holding out for the mammoth transfer fee as Solskjaer’s squad conitues to take shape.

# virgil-van-dijk - Friday 28 June, 2019

'Maguire to Man City could be like Van Dijk to Liverpool', says ex-Leicester team-mate

The England defender’s proposed switch to the Premier League champions has been backed by former Foxes midfielder Vicente Iborra.

# virgil-van-dijk - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

'Van Dijk needs to be better' - Gullit wants more from Liverpool's 'missing link'

The Dutch defender has been consistently solid for the Reds but his compatriot believes his form for the national team must improve.

# virgil-van-dijk - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

Van Dijk: Kane's fitness held him back in Champions League final

The pair could meet again when England face Netherlands in the Nations League tomorrow.

# virgil-van-dijk - Sunday 2 June, 2019

'Messi should win Ballon d'Or - but I'd take it!'

Virgil van Dijk impressed again in Liverpool’s Champions League final win.

# virgil-van-dijk - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Van Dijk out to improve on 'nuts' Barca clash in Champions League final

Liverpool enjoyed one of Anfield’s greatest European nights against Barcelona, but the defender wants an “even bigger memory” in Madrid.

# virgil-van-dijk - Sunday 12 May, 2019

Liverpool star Van Dijk bags another gong as he's named Premier League Player of the Season VVD

Liverpool star Van Dijk bags another gong as he's named Premier League Player of the Season

The Netherlands international beat the likes of Raheem Sterling, Eden Hazard and Mohamed Salah to the award following a stellar campaign.

# virgil-van-dijk - Saturday 4 May, 2019

Liverpool edge 5-goal thriller but victory comes at a cost

Mo Salah was stretchered off amid a dramatic win over Newcastle.

# virgil-van-dijk - Thursday 2 May, 2019

'It's not rocket science' - Ferdinand blasts van Dijk for 'criminal' error before Suarez goal

The ex-Manchester United star believes the recently-crowned PFA Player of the Year should have done more to prevent the score.

'We will never give up': Van Dijk not thinking about possible trophy-less season

The Merseysiders could finish the season without a trophy, but the Dutch defender said that was not something his team were thinking about.

# virgil-van-dijk - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

The Irishman who dreams of emulating Virgil van Dijk

Norwich’s Andrew Omobamidele is getting ready to represent his country at the U17 Euros.

# virgil-van-dijk - Monday 29 April, 2019

'It's the highest honour you can get' - Van Dijk hails Klopp after landing 'unbelievable' award VVD

'It's the highest honour you can get' - Van Dijk hails Klopp after landing 'unbelievable' award

Liverpool’s star centre-back was delighted after beating Raheem Sterling to the PFA Player of the Year award,

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