Virgil van Dijk
Liverpool rediscovering fear factor, says Van Dijk
Virgil van Dijk believes Liverpool are close to rediscovering the fear factor that made the club such a dominant force for nearly two decades as they target European glory.
Liverpool's Origi, Shaqiri deputise for injured Salah, Firmino
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp drafted in Divock Origi and Xherdan Shaqiri to cover for the injured Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino as his side try to mount an unlikely Champions League semi-final comeback against Barcelona on Tuesday. The Reds trail 3-0 from the first leg and their odds of reaching a second consecutive Champions League…
Liverpool's Van Dijk wins PFA player of year award
Liverpool centre-back Virgil van Dijk was named as England's PFA Player of the Year for 2019 on Sunday.
Liverpool is team of the season, Klopp claims
Manager Jurgen Klopp says seven more Liverpool players could have made the PFA Team of the Year, and insists “my team is the team of the season”. The Reds saw Andrew Robertson, Trent-Alexander Arnold, Virgil van Dijk and forward Sadio Mane selected in the PFA team, which is chosen by players. Manchester City had six…
Van Dijk is man of the moment as Liverpool eye home straight
Virgil van Dijk returns to his former club Southampton on Friday with a growing reputation as one of the most influential figures in the Premier League title race between his Liverpool side and Manchester City.
Everton dent Chelsea’s top four bid, Liverpool reclaim EPL Leadership
Richarlison and Gylfi Sigurdsson scored second half goals as Everton handed Chelsea a 2-0 setback at Goodison Park yesterday. The loss keeps Chelsea in sixth place, three points behind Arsenal and one shy of Manchester United, reports nbcsports.com. Everton is 11th with 40 points. The first half was a series of Chelsea chances without finish,…
Guardiola, Aguero win Premier League’s manager, player prizes
Sergio Aguero has won the Premier League Player of the Month award for February, while Pep Guardiola has claimed the manager prize. Aguero scored hat-tricks in back-to-back home wins for Manchester City over Arsenal and Chelsea and struck the winning goal from the penalty spot against West Ham. The Argentina international, who has won six…
Liverpool run riot as Man City stay in touch with narrow win
Sadio Mane and Virgil van Dijk both struck twice as Liverpool demolished Watford 5-0 to stay ahead of a charging Manchester City at the top of the Premier League on Wednesday.
Suspended Van Dijk leaves gaping hole in Liverpool defence for Bayern visit
Fortress Anfield has become even more impenetrable for visiting sides in the 13 months since Liverpool made Virgil van Dijk the world's most expensive defender, but the commanding Dutchman's absence for Bayern Munich's visit in the Champions League leaves Jurgen Klopp with a selection headache.