All posts tagged "Virgil van Dijk"

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    Video: Jurgen Klopp Has Brilliant Reaction to Virgil Van Dijk Mistake

    Jurgen Klopp had a brilliant reaction to Virgil van Dijk making a mistake in Liverpool’s win over Watford. It was a straightforward afternoon for the English Premier League leaders as they won 2-0 at Anfield. That was thanks to two moments of genius from Mohamed Salah – the Egyptian curling a beautiful...

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    Virgil Van Dijk Tweets Tribute to ‘Greatest Player’ Cristiano Ronaldo

    Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk has attempted to placate Cristiano Ronaldo this evening by tweeting out a tribute to the Juventus superstar. As we told you last night, ex-Celtic defender van Dijk raised a few eyebrows during last night’s glitzy Ballon d’Or Awards ceremony in Paris when he insinuated that Ronaldo was...

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    Video: Virgil Van Dijk Brutally Trolls Cristiano Ronaldo at Ballon d’Or Awards

    Liverpool superstar Virgil van Dijk has thrown some serious shade at Cristiano Ronaldo during this evening’s Ballon d’Or awards. The Netherlands captain is one of the challengers to take home the coveted prize at tonight’s glitzy ceremony in Paris, with Barcelona phenomenon Leo Messi currently the front-runner and bookies’ favourite. One man...

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    Virgil Van Dijk is Bookies’ Favourite to Win Ballon D’Or

    Virgil van Dijk is now the bookies’ favourite to win the Ballon d’Or. The Liverpool defender picked up UEFA’s Player of the Year award in August after helping lead his side to the Champions League last season. The Dutchman was arguably their best player as they won that competition and finished second...

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    Video: Virgil Van Dijk Provides Delightful Assist Against Man City in the Community Shield

    Liverpool centre-back Virgil van Dijk showed he’s capable of much more than just defending this afternoon by producing an absolutely brilliant assist in the Community Shield match against Man City. The ex-Celtic defender is known for his pace, power, ability to read danger and uncompromising tackles, but today he showed the sort...

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    Virgil Van Dijk Announced as FIFA 20 Cover Star

    Virgil van Dijk will be on the front cover of the new FIFA 20 after a stunning season for Liverpool. The Dutch defender emerged as one of the best centre backs in the world last term as he led the Anfield side to the Champions League title. And he’s deservedly been awarded...

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    Virgil Van Dijk is Now the Odds-On Favourite to Win the 2019 Ballon d’Or

    Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk is now odd-on favourite to take home this year’s prestigious Ballon d’Or award. The 27-year-old centre-back has helped transform the Reds’ defence since joining for a record £75 million from Southampton in January 2018, and played a crucial role in the Anfield club’s sixth European Cup triumph...

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    Video: Gini Wijnaldum and Virgil Van Dijk Being Welcomed to Netherlands Camp is Brilliant

    Gini Wijnaldum and Virgil van Dijk being welcomed to the Netherlands national camp following Liverpool‘s Champions League win is brilliant. The Reds pair helped their side to a 2-0 victory over Tottenham Hotspur in Madrid on Saturday to lift the trophy. And they’ve been celebrating since, returning to Liverpool to parade the...

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    Video: Virgil van Dijk Thanks Celtic During PFA Player of the Year Winner’s Speech

    Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk has been officially crowned England’s PFA Player of the Year – and he didn’t forget to pay homage to his time in Scotland whilst collecting his award. The £75 million centre-back has been an absolute revelation since moving to Anfield in January 2018 and has easily cemented...

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    Video: Both Van Dijk and Milner Take Blame For Comical Goal at Fulham

    Liverpool saw their title challenge momentarily threatened this afternoon against Fulham after a comedy of errors by their defence and goalkeeper. With title rivals Man City playing in the FA Cup quarter-finals against Swansea City yesterday, Jurgen Klopp’s men had the opportunity to go into the international break top of the Premier...