Virgil Van Dijk
Liverpool's unstoppable defender
ALL-CONQUERING: Van Dijk is regarded as one of the best defenders in the world
Van Dijk started his career out at Dutch club Groningen before being signed for Celtic, where he'd go on to make a name for himself by putting in a number of solid performances. He later made the progression from Southampton to Liverpool which launched him onto the world stage with world-class performances in the Premier League and Champions League.
- Arial threat
- All round footballing ability
- Confident on the ball
- 1. In 2018/19 he won PFA Player of the Year and the Champions League
- 2. He was considered too slow to make it in the Premier League by some managers
- 3. Van Dijk's great leadership qualities have lead him to captain Holland Internationally
Van Dijk has completely turned Liverpool's defence around and they now look a solid unit thanks to him.