Tag: Virgil Van Dijk

Virgil van Dijk of Liverpool confirms he won’t play for the Netherlands in Euro 2020

Liverpool defender, Virgil van Dijk would not be available for Netherlands national football team ahead of the European Championship scheduled to commence in June. The 29-year-old Dutch center-back who has not played for Liverpool since the beginning of this year has been struggling to recover from a knee injury he sustained in a Premier League […]

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Virgil Van Dijk of Liverpool can run again

Liverpool center-back, Virgil van Dijk has started kicking balls and running again according to footage shared on social media during the weekend. Recall that the defender is one of the numerous superstars at Liverpool that have been out of football with numerous degrees of injuries this season. The 29-year-old Netherlands defender sustained a knee ligament […]

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Premier League referee Michael Oliver regrets not sending off Pickford for his tackle on Virgil van Dijk

Premier League referee Michael Oliver who officiated the league match between Liverpool and Everton on October 17, 2020, said he should have sent off Everton’s goalkeeper Jordan Pickford for his challenge on Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk. Recall that during the Merseyside derby which ended 2-2 at Goodison Park, Jordan Pickford made a harsh tackle on […]

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Erling Haaland of Borussia Dortmund names three of his best center-backs in the world

Erling Haaland of Borussia Dortmund has named his best center-backs in the world and based his yardstick for selecting them on their physicality and intelligence. Erling Haaland’s best three center-backs are Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk, Real Madrid’s Sergio Ramos, and Napoli’s Kalidou Koulibaly. “The best [center-backs] are Sergio Ramos, [Virgil] Van Dijk, and [Kalidou] Koulibaly. […]

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Virgil van Dijk is “Working harder than ever” to recover from injury

Liverpool’s defender Virgil van Dijk stunned the fans of the club on Friday when he took to social media to share pictures of his rehabilitation process at the newly constructed Liverpool’s AXA Training Centre. In the caption of the pictures he shared on both Instagram and Twitter, the 29-year-old Netherlands defender wrote: “Working harder than […]

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