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Virgil van Dijk

Defender (Centre) D (C) - Liverpool

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14 Aug, 2021 at Carrow Road
Premier League - Gameweek 1

Season 2020/2021 Stats

The playing stats (including matchratings) of Virgil van Dijk for the 2020/2021 season, with other seasons available to be selected. As well as competitions that can be viewed, the graphic can be filtered to general, discipline, defending, errors, disruption, passing, creation, attacking, and decisive statistics.

COMPETITION APPS
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    About Virgil van Dijk

    Who is Virgil van Dijk?

    Virgil van Dijk is 30-years-old, born on 08 July 1991, and is a right-footed professional football player from Netherlands. Born in Breda, Virgil van Dijk has also played in Premier League for Southampton, in Premier League for Celtic and in Eredivisie for Groningen.

    Virgil van Dijk is the archetypal modern defender, combining strength and positioning with deep passing and composure to stride out with possession. After starting his career at Groningen, Van Dijk eventually made the move to Celtic where he swiftly became a fan favourite, winning the Scottish Premiership twice as well as starring for the club in the Champions League. Despite the interest of bigger clubs, Van Dijk would complete a switch to Southampton, spending three years with the Saints. The Dutchman’s talents would earn him a transfer to Liverpool, who he helped reach the Champions League final in 2018, and the 2019 fina, which they won. In March of the same year, he was appointed captain of the Netherlands national team, further esteblishing himself as one of the truly elite defenders in world football.He currently plays as a Defender (Centre) in Premier League for club Liverpool.

    How good is Virgil van Dijk?

    Based on our FC Ranking and match performance analysis he currently has a ranking of 64 out of 99 which is 'Competent-level' compared to other football players around the world.

    What are Virgil van Dijk's last performances?

    One of his best performances from last period, was the match against Poland, played on 04 September 2020 in UEFA Nations League (League A). Virgil van Dijk received a match rating from FC of 8.2 for his performance and Netherlands won the match with a score of 1-0.

    Other exemplary match performances of Virgil van Dijk in this period were:
    Bosnia-H. - Netherlands (0-0), played on 11 October 2020 for the UEFA Nations League (League A). He received a match rating of 8.
    Arsenal - Liverpool (1-1), played on 29 August 2020 for the FA Community Shield (Final). He received a match rating of 7.3.

    One of his least good performances was the match against Aston Villa, played on 04 October 2020 in Premier League (Regular Season). Virgil van Dijk received a match rating from FC of 5.4 for his performance and Liverpool lost the match with a score of 7-2.

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