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Virgil van Dijk

Dutch association football player

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Virgil van Dijk: Dutch association football player
Virgil van Dijk is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a centre-back for Premier League club Liverpool and captains the Netherlands national team. Considered one of the best defenders in the world, he is known for his strength, leadership, and aerial ability. He is the only defender to win UEFA Men's Player of the Year, and has finished runner-up for the Ballon d'Or and Best FIFA Men's Player.

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Liverpool's Van Dijk to undergo knee surgery [Video]

Liverpool's Van Dijk to undergo knee surgery

Liverpool centre back Virgil van Dijk needs surgery for a knee injury sustained during Saturday's match against Everton.

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Carlo Ancelotti and Jurgen Klopp discuss Jordan Pickford challenge on Van Dijk [Video]

Carlo Ancelotti and Jurgen Klopp discuss Jordan Pickford challenge on Van Dijk

Everton and Liverpool bosses Carlo Ancelotti and Jurgen Klopp discuss a heavychallenge from Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford on Virgil Van Dijk duringthe Merseyside derby.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:05Published

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Pickford to avoid retrospective action for tackle on Van Dijk

Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford will not face retrospective action over his challenge on Virgil van Dijk in Saturday's Merseyside derby.
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Jordan Pickford challenge on Virgil Van Dijk will not bring retrospective punishment

Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford will not face retrospective action over his challenge on Virgil van Dijk in Saturday's Merseyside derby.
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Virgil van Dijk: How big a blow could Dutch defender's absence be for Liverpool?

How big a blow will centre-back Virgil van Dijk's injury absence be for defending Premier League champions Liverpool?
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Van Dijk to have surgery on injured ACL and faces lengthy lay-off

Liverpool centre-back Virgil van Dijk needs surgery on the ACL injury sustained in the 2-2 draw at Everton on Saturday.
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Virgil van Dijk: Liverpool defender needs knee surgery and faces lengthy lay-off

Liverpool centre-back Virgil van Dijk needs surgery on the ACL injury sustained in the 2-2 draw at Everton on Saturday.
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Virgil van Dijk injury is not good says Jurgen Klopp after Liverpool draw with Everton

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk's knee injury is "not good", says the champions' manager Jurgen Klopp.
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Virgil van Dijk: Vincent Kompany says Liverpool defender Premier League's best ever

Former Manchester City skipper Vincent Kompany tells Football Focus why he thinks Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk is the Premier League's best ever defender and a worthy title winner.
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Liverpool's Van Dijk will be 'gutted' if fans miss title

Liverpool captain Virgil van Dijk says he will be "gutted" if fans are not able to attend matches as they close in on a Premier League title.
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Coronavirus: Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk pledges to take Premier League title to fans

Liverpool captain Virgil van Dijk says he will be "gutted" if fans are not able to attend matches as they close in on a Premier League title.
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Liverpool 2-0 Manchester United: Virgil van Dijk named your player of the match

Virgil van Dijk's superb goalscoring performance in the 2-0 win over Manchester United earns him your player of the match.
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Van Dijk and Salah give leaders Liverpool win over Man Utd

Liverpool continue their charge for a first league title in 30 years by beating rivals Manchester United at Anfield.
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โ€˜No Van Dijk for Liverpool, no defensive visionโ€™ - Kewell analysis

Liverpool lacked defensive composure against Monterrey in the Club World Cup without Virgil van Dijk - they will need him back for the final says former Reds midfielder Harry Kewell.
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Liverpool: 'No Virgil van Dijk, no defensive vision' - Harry Kewell analysis

Liverpool lacked defensive composure against Monterrey in the Club World Cup without Virgil van Dijk - they will need him back for the final says former Reds midfielder Harry Kewell.
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Ballon d'Or: Virgil van Dijk, Cristiano Ronaldo, Sadio Mane on shortlist for award

Virgil van Dijk is one of six Liverpool players to be named alongside Cristiano Ronaldo on the 30-man shortlist for the 2019 Ballon d'Or.
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Van Dijk one of six Liverpool players on Ballon d'Or shortlist

Virgil van Dijk is one of six Liverpool players to be named alongside Cristiano Ronaldo on the 30-man shortlist for the 2019 Ballon d'Or.
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MOTDx: Craig Mitch goes hunting for Messi, Van Dijk, Klopp & Bronze at the Fifa Awards

MOTDx's Craig Mitch is set a challenge to find as many greats on the green carpet at the 2019 Fifa Best Awards in Milan.
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Best Fifa Football Awards: Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo or Virgil van Dijk?

The 'mind-boggling brilliance' of Messi, Ronaldo the 'inspiration' and the 'peerless' Van Dijk - BBC Sport writers assess who should win the Best Fifa Men's Player award.
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Best Fifa Football Awards 2019: Lucy Bronze and Virgil van Dijk among finalists

Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk is named as a finalist in the Best Fifa Football Awards as is England and Lyon defender Lucy Bronze.
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Uefa Player of the Year: Lucy Bronze and Virgil van Dijk win awards

England's Lucy Bronze and Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk win Uefa Player of the Year awards.
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Virgil Van Dijk, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo - who will be named Europe's best player?

Uefa will name its Men's Player of the Year on Thursday with Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk up against Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. BBC Sport looks at their stats.
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Van Dijk and Bronze among nominees for Uefa Player of Year awards

The nominees for Uefa's 2018-19 Player of the Year awards include Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk and England's Lucy Bronze.
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Virgil van Dijk: Should Liverpool defender win Ballon d'Or?

Could Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk win this year's Ballon d'Or? Should he? Who are his rivals?
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