Van Dijk

Klopp says Van Dijk fit, Keita fine after return to club

Fri, 10 Sep 2021 - 12:32 GMT

Knee surgery kept Van Dijk sidelined for most of last season and this year's European Championship.

Boost for Liverpool as talisman van Dijk signs new contract

Fri, 13 Aug 2021 - 12:55 GMT

The 30-year-old Dutch international central defender's new deal is reported to tie him to the club till 2025.

Liverpool's Klopp says Van Dijk cannot be rushed back from injury

Sun, 02 May 2021 - 11:37 GMT

Van Dijk had surgery on a knee injury and Klopp had previously said he thought the European tournament would likely come too early for the centre back.

Liverpool unlikely to sign centre back in January, says Klopp

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 - 12:30 GMT

Liverpool are unlikely to sign a central defender in January as cover amid an injury crisis at the Premier League club.

Klopp hopes Liverpool youngsters step up amid injury crisis

Sat, 21 Nov 2020 - 11:44 GMT

Klopp has said he hopes the club’s young centre backs can step up in the absence of injured regulars as the Premier League champions cope with an injury crisis.

Fabinho joins Van Dijk on Liverpool's defensive injury list

Wed, 28 Oct 2020 - 01:06 GMT

Fabinho has been filling in for Van Dijk in the centre of defence since the Dutchman suffered a serious knee injury.

Liverpool can deal with Van Dijk absence, Henderson says

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 - 11:09 GMT

Liverpool have the quality in their squad to deal with the absence through injury of influential centre back Virgil van Dijk, said skipper Jordan Henderson.

Pickford criticism for Van Dijk injury is over the top, says Ancelotti

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 - 03:18 GMT

Ancelotti said Pickford’s challenge on Virgil van Dijk was mistimed rather than malicious and that reaction to the incident was over the top.

Klopp says Van Dijk will bounce back from injury layoff

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 06:10 GMT

Klopp is confident defender Virgil van Dijk will come back stronger as the Dutchman undergoes knee surgery and faces a battle to play again this season.

Liverpool must sign defender to replace injured Van Dijk: Carragher

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 01:21 GMT

The champions must look to sign a replacement in the January transfer window, former defender Jamie Carragher said.

Van Dijk fears Liverpool will win title in empty stadium

Mon, 16 Mar 2020 - 07:24 GMT

Virgil Van Dijk fears Liverpool will be forced to celebrate their first English title for 30 years in an empty stadium as a result of coronavirus chaos.

Van Dijk praises Salah

Wed, 26 Feb 2020 - 06:52 GMT

Liverpool defender Virgil Van Dijk has praised his Egyptian teammate Mohamed Salah, the team's top scorer.

Liverpool stay on the top, increase gap to 11 points ahead of Manchester City

Sun, 01 Dec 2019 - 09:31 GMT

Liverpool moved top of the Premier League standings after beating Brighton and increased the gap to 11 points from second-placed Manchester City and Leicester City.

A great night for Liverpool fans in Monaco

Thu, 29 Aug 2019 - 05:27 GMT

Liverpool fans celebrated with their defender, Virgil Van Dijk, who won the Men’s player of the year award

Liverpool deserve to win Champions League, says Koeman

Tue, 28 May 2019 - 09:20 GMT

Koeman hopes Liverpool pair Virgil van Dijk and Georginio Wijnaldum emerge as Champions League winners on Saturday.

Van Dijk wins England's PFA Player of the Year award

Mon, 29 Apr 2019 - 12:40 GMT

Virgil van Dijk was named Player of the Year by England’s Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) on Sunday.

Van Dijk blames the media for pressure on Salah

Tue, 09 Apr 2019 - 10:20 GMT

Salah returned to his goal scoring form on Friday when he led his team to achieve a 3-1 victory over Southampton.

Liverpool confident Van Dijk, Wijnaldum will be ready for Porto test

Tue, 09 Apr 2019 - 04:40 GMT

Last season's runners-up Liverpool dominated Bayern last month, sealing a 3-1 away win after a goalless draw at Anfield to move into the quarter-finals.

Dutch not favourites against struggling Germany - Van Dijk

Sun, 24 Mar 2019 - 04:57 GMT

The Netherlands will not be lulled into a false sense of security when they face a struggling, new-look Germany in their Euro 2020 qualifier in Amsterdam on Sunday, captain Virgil van Dijk has said.

Van Dijk backs Salah against Criticism

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 - 11:58 GMT

Van Dijk believes that his Egyptian teammate, Mohamed Salah, is not facing a goal drought and he just needs time to regain his form.