Here are some of the latest football news making the rounds.Former Manchester United Player Antonio Valencia has taking the decision to retire from football, he spent 10 years at Old Trafford where he won the Premier League, EFL Cup and Europa League trophies.During Jose Mourinho's time at Man United he converted the pacy winger to a defender, Valencia continued playing as a right back or right wing back even after Mourinho was sacked from Man United.
Liverpool star player, Virgil Van Dijk will not be joining up with his Dutch national team for this year's European championship in the summer, but he will rather use that time to complete the last phase of his rehabilitation.This is a great news for Liverpool fans regarding the world-class defender as the Netherlands international have said that he will use that period to take part in Liverpool's pre-season preparations.
Liverpool Football Club will face off with Manchester United at the Old Trafford stadium this evening as they will be hoping to get a positive result from the game.But three Liverpool key players have reportedly missed the trip to Manchester for today's game and they are set to miss the encounter due to Injury worries.
Virgil Van Dijk is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a centre-back, he is known for his strength, leadership quality and aerial ability.Van Dijk is the only defender to win UEFA Men's Player of the Year, Best FIFA Men's Player and also finished as the runner-up for Ballon d'Or.
Liverpool fans has missed the presence of Virgil Van Dijk in their defence line, the absence of the Netherland international caused the liquidating nature of their defence.The 29 old defender was sidelined since October last year when he was badly injured on his knee by Everton Goalkeeper, Jordan Pickford trapped his leg while trying to save the ball.
Since he came to Liverpool, Virgil van Dijk has had a tremendous impact on the team.Even though he has spent just a few seasons at the club, many fans are already beginning to consider him as one of the greatest players in the club's history.
Charlton Athletic defender Deji Elerewe has revealed that he is open to playing for Nigeria - if approached by the Nigeria Football Association (NFF).Speaking to Allnigeriasoccer, the youngster disclosed that he's ready to play for the country now but will accept an invitation in the future.
Liverpool star Virgil Van Dijk has been the best defender in the English top flight for a while now.However, his injury at the start of this season denied him the chance to build on that reputation.Below are the top five defenders in the league this season.
Jurgen Klopp may be without some of his regular players when his side take on Manchester United on Thursday night at Old Trafford.Ozan Kabak and Ben Davies also added to Liverpool's long injury list as the duo were absent against Southampton, while the likes of Virgil Van Dijk, Joe Gomez and Joel Matip continue to recover from their long term injury.
Virgil van Dijk has announced that he will not represent Holland at the Euros this summer.The Dutch defender hasn't played since October, when a careless tackle by Everton's Jordan Pickford resulted in a ruptured cruciate ligament in his knee, necessitating surgery.Van Dijk's healing is progressing well, and he shared a video of himself running on the training ground at the end of April to show that he was still making progress.
Liverpool football club of England star Virgil Van Dijk has been ruled out of the 2020 Euro tournament due to the injury he sustained earlier this season.The former Southampton football club of England star who has been exceptional for the Reds Since joining them few seasons ago has missed a lot of matches for club and country since getting injured earlier this season.
Chelsea have had a good season this year.The blues are through to the FA Cup and Champions League finals and are also in the top four.However, the main aim for the club should be winning the Premier League next season.Despite their good displays this season, Chelsea need to sign a top centre back before they can really push Man City for the league title.
"Obviously I am very gutted to miss the Euros,"- Van Dijk Confirms He Will Be Absent For His Country
The Dutch centre-back has confirmed he will be physically unable to play for his country, Netherlands.Virgil Van Dijk plays as a defender for Liverpool.He has missed most of the season due to an injury he picked up in October against Everton.Virgil Van Dijk will have to continue his rehab as he is not yet fit to play in any match at the moment.
In these modern times it has become increasingly possible to see a man have children and all of a sudden he gets up one day and leaves without returning back to take care of his own seed.This act of infidelity isn't even half as rampant in Africa than it is in the western part of the world as a number of foreign public figures have come out to attest to this fact.
Only 3 days after Dutch head coach, Frank de Boer, noted that Dutch defense stalwart, Virgil van Dijk has to be the one to decide whether he will play at Euro 2020, the Liverpool man has responded by ruling himself out of the competition.The Dutch centre-back has opted to concentrate on recovering from a knee injury which cruelly cut short his 2020-21 domestic campaign, in time for the start of the next football season.
There hasn’t been much to enthuse Liverpool fans this season, but a short video clip from the club’s training ground last week caused some excitement.It showed Virgil van Dijk jogging at half-pace from one end of a football pitch to another and proved the Dutch defender is further along the road to recovery than previously thought.
Liverpool defender, Virgil Van Dijk has reluctantly ruled himself out of Netherland's Euro 2020 squad to focus on getting completely fit for the start of next season with Liverpool.After having surgery on a cruciate ligament in his right knee, which was ruptured in a challenge with Everton goalkeeper, Jordan Pickford in October, the smart center-back has been out for seven months.
Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk has confirmed that he will not be playing for the Netherlands in the European Championships due to injury.Virgil who is 29 suffered from an anterior cruciate ligament injury, when he collided with Jordan Pickford Everton's goalkeeper.The injury has made him missed a majority of the 2020-2021 season.
Liverpool Centre position world class defender Virgil Van Dijk has decided that he won't be participating in the 2020 Euro Cup with his national team as he considers focusing on recovering from his knee injury for the 2021 season.Van Dijk has been out since October last year after his encounter with the Everton goal keeper Jordan Pickford.
Virgil Van Dijk is having the worst time of his life because of injury.When fit,he is arguably the best player defender in the world.His composure and ability to build from the back is second to none.His absent is why Liverpool are currently struggling in the English Premier League this season.