Liverpool player

Van Dijk wins League.

Virgil van Dijk  is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a centre-back for English club.

He captains the Netherlands national team.

After beginning his professional career with Groningen, he moved to Celtic in 2013,winning the Scottish League Cup in the latter.

In September 2015, he joined Premier League side Southampton before signing for Liverpool in January 2018 for £75 million, a world record transfer fee for a defender.

Van Dijk was involved in reaching the 2018 UEFA Champions League Final during his first spring at Liverpool. Van Dijk made his international debut for the Netherlands in 2015 and became captain of his country in 2018.

Considered to be one of the best defenders in the world, he is known for his strength, leadership and aerial ability.

Van Dijk is a right-footed centre-back.

Who usually features on the left-hand side of central defence.

Although he can also play as a right-sided centre-back.

Neil McGuinness, senior scout at Celtic when Van Dijk was signed, called him “everything you would want if you could create a profile of the ideal central defender”, praising him as a “very smooth ball-playing defender” who possesses aerial prowess, skills from dead ball situations, and “strong leadership qualities”

He has been crown the Premier League’s Player of the Season

just days after he won PFA Players’ Player of the season.

The Holland international, 27, who has been Liverpool’s key player in the 2018-19 Premier League campaign is now the third defender to win the trophy after Nemanja Vidic and Vincent Kompany. 

He has four Premier League goals this season, as Van Dijk wins League.

Van Dijk helps liverpool keep 20 clean sheets in 37 games so far.

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