Virgil van Dijk

Virgil van Dijk is a Dutch international defender who plays for Liverpool. Born in Breda, Netherlands on 8th July 1991, van Dijk joined Willem II at the age of 18 before making a free transfer to FC Groningen a year later. The tall, technically adept centre-half made the step-up to first-team football in April 2011, featuring in the end of season Eredivisie Europa League play-off final loss to Den Haag. Having established himself as a senior player, van Dijk transferred to Celtic in July 2013 for £2.6m, making his debut in a UEFA Champions League qualifying tie with Shakhter Karagandy. During two years with the Bhoys, van Dijk lifted two Scottish Premiership titles and a Scottish League Cup. Southampton paid £13m for the Dutchman in September 2015, who would make his international debut a month later.

 Position:
Central Defender
  Country:
Netherlands
  Age:
28
  Preferred Foot:
Right

Virgil van Dijk

 Position:
Central Defender
  Country:
Netherlands
  Age:
28
  Preferred Foot:
Right

Virgil van Dijk is a Dutch international defender who plays for Liverpool. Born in Breda, Netherlands on 8th July 1991, van Dijk joined Willem II at the age of 18 before making a free transfer to FC Groningen a year later. The tall, technically adept centre-half made the step-up to first-team football in April 2011, featuring in the end of season Eredivisie Europa League play-off final loss to Den Haag. Having established himself as a senior player, van Dijk transferred to Celtic in July 2013 for £2.6m, making his debut in a UEFA Champions League qualifying tie with Shakhter Karagandy. During two years with the Bhoys, van Dijk lifted two Scottish Premiership titles and a Scottish League Cup. Southampton paid £13m for the Dutchman in September 2015, who would make his international debut a month later.