News Virgil van Dijk


Ex-Leeds United advisor claims Massimo Cellino 'ignored' chance to sign Virgil van Dijk

Virgil van Dijk claims Ajax defender Jurrien Timber is better than he was at the same age


‘I know I could have done better’ Liverpool defender opens up on his start to the season

'Not naive' - Virgil van Dijk gives honest verdict on form and reveals Liverpool talks before Ajax

“I’m not naive” – Virgil van Dijk admits his role in Liverpool’s poor start to season

Van Dijk keeps Lewandowski at bay as 4 Liverpool players enjoy international wins

Tuesday 20 september 2022

Virgil van Dijk insists mid-season World Cup isn't to blame for poor form

Virgil van Dijk won’t hold back for Liverpool despite World Cup injury risk

'I can assure you' - Virgil van Dijk rules out reason for slow Liverpool start

Van Dijk rejects claim poor Liverpool form down to injury concern ahead of World Cup

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Virgil van Dijk makes World Cup claim as Liverpool transfer overspending ranked among rivals

'Wouldn't worry about me' - Virgil van Dijk makes Liverpool claim after slow start to season

Monday 19 september 2022

Virgil van Dijk makes World Cup 'focus' claim after Liverpool's poor start to season

Cristian Romero names Man Utd star among best two defenders in the Premier League

Tottenham star Cristian Romero names the two best centre-backs in the Premier League

Sunday 18 september 2022

Cristian Romero names Man United ace as best Premier League defender behind Virgil van Dijk

Who is in Liverpool’s captain group?

Saturday 17 september 2022

Last 48 hours: Liverpool now monitoring ‘diamond’ Van Dijk successor; Klopp’s an admirer

Signed for £0, now £150k-p/w stalwart: LFC struck gold on “incredibly important” ace - opinion

Friday 16 september 2022

'Best in the Premier League': Tottenham's Cristian Romero absolutely stunned by Liverpool star

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'Out of this world': Carragher says 'outstanding' Liverpool player is now back to his very best after Ajax display

We simulated the Premier League North vs South All-Star clash - and it was very close

Carragher says there are players ‘a lot worse off’ than Van Dijk and defends Liverpool ‘handful’

'Scarier defenders' - Ivan Toney gives Virgil van Dijk verdict after Liverpool five-a-side team pick

'Definitely': Ivan Toney names 'nice' Liverpool star in his ultimate 5-a-side team

Wednesday 14 september 2022

Liverpool star takes blame for Reds’ poor form

Premier League North XI vs South XI – what would Todd Boehly’s All-Star game look like?

Harvey Elliott truth emerges as Virgil van Dijk delivers honest Liverpool assessment

“I feel that responsibility” – Van Dijk knows “glimpses” vs. Ajax are just the start

Virgil van Dijk vows to improve as Liverpool bid to turn season around

Virgil van Dijk gives brutally honest take on Liverpool with message to journalists and 'ex-pro' critics

'Basically numpties' - Mark Lawrenson makes Virgil van Dijk claim and details Liverpool 'problem'

Thiago Alcantara stops angry flashpoint as Mohamed Salah gets 'booted' during Liverpool win

Ferdinand hits back at Van Dijk after the Liverpool star criticised views of former players

Virgil van Dijk hits out at Liverpool critics as Thierry Henry names unsung hero for Jurgen Klopp

North vs South Premier League All-Star XI’s – Who’d win as De Bruyne and Salah link up against Jesus and Kane?

Virgil van Dijk dismisses critics after Ajax win

Man Utd legend Rio Ferdinand responds to Virgil van Dijk’s dig at critical ex-players

Liverpool defender Van Dijk slams former footballers for ‘getting us down’ after Ajax win

Virgil van Dijk hits out at Liverpool critics after Ajax win and triggers Rio Ferdinand response

Van Dijk fires shots at pundits for Liverpool criticism after bouncing back vs Ajax

Tuesday 13 september 2022

Virgil van Dijk aims dig at ex-players after Liverpool’s late win over Ajax

Van Dijk hits back at “ex-player” criticism and lauds “one and only” Joel Matip

Virgil van Dijk 'worse than Harry Maguire' after more poor defending costs Liverpool goal

Ex-Liverpool man slams Van Dijk, Trent, Salah for ‘lethargic’ and ‘complacent’ performances

‘He needs a kick’ - Danny Murphy singles out three Liverpool players in ‘complacency’ claim

Joe Cole makes Virgil van Dijk Liverpool ‘titles’ claim and ranks Steven Gerrard in midfield debate

Liverpool star “needs a kick” after drop in form, says ex-Red

Monday 12 september 2022

'A long way to go': Joe Cole says Liverpool player is the 'best around' right now; but not close to PL legend

FIFA 23 ratings - Three Liverpool players feature in top 23 after deserved upgrades


  • Age 31 years (08/07/1991)
  • Place of birth Breda Netherlands
  • Nationality Netherlands
  • Second nationality Suriname
  • Size 193 cm
  • Weight 92 kg
  • Best foot Right
  • Position Defender

Current team

  • Form
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  • Joined 01/01/2018
  • Contract until 30/06/2025
  • From Southampton (84,50 M€)

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  • Appearances 9
  • Subbed in 0
  • Goal 1
  • Yellow 2
  • Starting eleven 9
  • Subbed off 0
  • Assist 0
  • Red 0
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