Virgil van dijk is a Netherland player currently playing in Liverpool as their defender. Virgil van dijk is considered to be one of the best defenders on the pitch with his agility, space, and strength.
Virgil van dijk named five players that gave him a tough time while defending. These are the names he gave,
1. SERGIO AGUERO
Sergio Aguero played against Virgil van Dijk when he was in Manchester city. The two players meet so many times in the Premier League and UEFA Champions League.
Though Sergio Aguero has retired he is considered to be one of the best strikers in his own time.
2. LIONEL MESSI
The fact can’t be disputed about Lionel Messi. Lionel Messi currently playing in Paris Saint-German. Lionel Messi played against Virgil van Dijk when he was in Barcelona FC in the UEFA Champions League. Lionel Messi’s dribbling abilities and pace will make most defenders have a problem defending against him.
3. KYLIAN MBAPPE
Kylian Mbappe might be a very young player but his pace, dribbling, and scoring ability can’t be disputed. Kylian Mbappe currently playing in Paris Saint-German had played against Virgil van dijk in the Nations League and Champions League. Kylian Mbappe is considered to be an outstanding player.
4. ERLING HAALAND
Erling Haaland is currently a player of Manchester City but Virgil van dijk played against Erling Haaland in the UEFA Champions League while he was in Borrusia Dortmund. Erling Haaland is a very strong player on the pitch who can score with his both legs and he can use his head perfectly while scoring. Virgil van dijk will be playing against the young star on many occasions now.
6. DARWIN NUNEZ
Virgil van dijk played against Darwin Nunez in the Champions League. Darwin was a Benfica player during the time they met in the Champions League. The player has a good sense of scoring goals. He is currently a Liverpool player, Virgil van dijk is going to enjoy his stay.