Virgil Van Dijk stays focused as opposition teams target his centre-back partner
8 Mar
2020
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Virgil Van Dijk stays focused as opposition teams target his centre-back partner »

Liverpool defender Virgil Van Dijk admits he has to stay focused on the job he has to do despite opposition teams seemingly now targeting his centre-back partner as a weak spot. Bournemouth’s Callum Wilson attached himself to the Dutchman’s fellow central defender Joe Gomez and his physicality helped give them the lead at Anfield before…

Liverpool 2-0 Manchester United: Virgil van Dijk and Mo Salah goals secure win
19 Jan
2020
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Liverpool 2-0 Manchester United: Virgil van Dijk and Mo Salah goals secure win »

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Virgil van Dijk warns Harry Maguire that world-record fee brings “pressure” – and gives advice to Manchester United man
19 Jan
2020
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Virgil van Dijk warns Harry Maguire that world-record fee brings “pressure” – and gives advice to Manchester United man »

Liverpool paid a world-record fee for a defender in signing Van Dijk for £75m from Southampton in January 2018. The record was then passed to Maguire when United paid £80m for his services in August. And Van Dijk insists he has no hard feelings towards the England international, who he will come up against at…

Flamengo v Liverpool: Virgil van Dijk set to be available
20 Dec
2019
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Flamengo v Liverpool: Virgil van Dijk set to be available »

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Highlights: Monterrey 1-2 Liverpool BBC coverage How to follow: Live on BBC One, iPlayer and the BBC Sport website accompanied with Read more…

Virgil Van Dijk at Liverpool training after missing semi-final through illness
20 Dec
2019
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Virgil Van Dijk at Liverpool training after missing semi-final through illness »

Defender Virgil Van Dijk was present for Liverpool’s training session on Friday morning in Doha with midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum the only absentee. The Holland centre-back missed Wednesday’s Club World Cup semi-final win against Monterrey with illness – despite being at training the day before. Manager Jurgen Klopp admitted he sent the defender back to the…

Monterrey v Liverpool: Georginio Wijnaldum out but Virgil van Dijk fit
17 Dec
2019
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Monterrey v Liverpool: Georginio Wijnaldum out but Virgil van Dijk fit »

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Georginio Wijnaldum was substituted in the 59th minute of Liverpool’s 2-0 win over Watford on Saturday BBC coverage How to follow: Read more…

Virgil van Dijk named Football Supporters’ Association player of the year
16 Dec
2019
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Virgil van Dijk named Football Supporters’ Association player of the year »

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk has been named the Football Supporters’ Association player of the year. More than 340,000 votes were cast by fans, with Van Dijk beating Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling into second place. The other nominations were Van Dijk’s Liverpool team-mate Sadio Mane, Tottenham’s Son Heung-min, Leicester striker Jamie Vardy and Arsenal’s Pierre-Emerick…

Virgil van Dijk: Netherlands captain out of Estonia qualifier for personal reasons
17 Nov
2019
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Virgil van Dijk: Netherlands captain out of Estonia qualifier for personal reasons »

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Virgil van Dijk has played 23 games for club and country this season

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