Video: Manchester United Fans Already Have a Song For Virgil Van Dijk

Video: Manchester United Fans Already Have a Song For Virgil Van Dijk

Manchester United fans already have a song for Virgil van Dijk and he’s not even played a game for Liverpool yet.

The Dutch defender will be confirmed a £75million signing for the Reds over the coming days, moving from Southampton after less than two years at the club.

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With it, he’ll become the most expensive defender in the world and should be expected to transform Liverpool’s fortunes in defence – an area so often criticised over recent seasons.

It’s a massive signing for Liverpool, but some United fans aren’t impressed with the price tag and have used it to take a dig at their rivals with a song debuted before their game against Southampton this evening:

In case you can’t make out what they’re signing, it goes:

“You’ve got van Dijk, Virgil van Dijk, I just don’t think you understand,

“£75mil, he’s just a shit Phil [Jones],

“You’ve got Virgil van Dijk!”

It’s a funny song, but maybe a little bit premature considering he’s not played for the club yet?

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