Virgil van Dijk Childhood Story Plus Untold Biography Facts
Virgil van Dijk (born 8 July 1991) is a professional footballer from Netherlands virgil van dijk net worth who plays as a defender for both the EPL club Liverpool and Netherlands virgil van dijk net worth national football team, which he captains. Both at club level and at his National side virgil van dijk injury, Virgil van Dijk proves to be instrumental in set-piece taking.
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The dutchman who led his side to the ultimate glory in the 2018/19 UEFA Champions League and earned the glory of being crowned the best player in Europe has continued to prove his worth as a solid defensive player for his team. Touted as one of the best defenders in the world virgil van dijk children, Virgil van Dijk has progressed from humble beginnings to become a worldwide sensation.
Virgil van Dijk Biography
Here are some quick facts that you need to know about the Dutch professional football player.
- Full Name: Virgil van Dijk
- Nickname: The Dyke; VVD
- Born: 8 July 1991 (age 31 years)
- Place of Birth: Bredavirgil van dijk wife, Netherlands virgil van dijk net worth
- Nationality: Dutch
- Occupation: Football (Soccer) Player
- Current Team: Liverpool F.C.
- Jersey Number: #4
- Playing Position: Defender
- Height: 6 ft 4 in (193 m)
- Weight: 92kg (203 lbs)
- Strong Foot: Right
- Parents: Ron van Dijk (father) – Hellen Fo Sieeuw (mother)
- Wife: Rike Nooitgedagtvirgil van dijk wife
- Children: Nila van Dijk (Daughter)
- Net Worth: $20 million
- Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Virgil van Dijk Childhood & Early Life
Virgil van Dijk was born on 8 July 1991 in Breda, Netherlands virgil van dijk net worth, to his father virgil van dijk age, Ron van Dijk and mother virgil van dijk mother, Hellen Fo Sieeuw. While he was still at a very young age virgil van dijk fifa 22, his father abandoning his mother and her three children which includes “Van Dijk”, his younger brother Jordan and sister virgil van dijk fifa 22 virgil van dijk children, Jennifer.
Van Dijk played football as a teenager whilst working as a dishwasher. After struggling as a right-back, Van Dijk switched to the central defensive position.
Though Van Dijk increased in height virgil van dijk injury, he struggled to make it into his academy’s first team. In 2010 virgil van dijk net worth, Van Dijk completed a free transfer from Willem II Academy to FC Groningen.
Virgil Van Dijk Senior Career
FC Groningen (2011 – 2013)
At FC Groningen, Van Dijk struggled to break into the team’s first team virgil van dijk mother, but he eventually did.
Celtic F.C. (2013 – 2015)
After spending 3 years at FC Groningen, Van Dijk moved further to Celtic virgil van dijk instagram, where he signed a four year deal worth £2.6 million. At Celtic virgil van dijk children, Van Dijk received PFA Scotland Team of the Year honours and was twice nominated for the PFA Scotland Players’ Player of the Year award. He also featured in Celtic 2015/16 UEFA Champions League campaign.
Southampton (2015 – 2018)
In September 2015, Van Dijk secured a move to Premier League side Southampton virgil van dijk injury, on a five-year deal for a £13 million transfer fee. At the end of his second season with Southampton virgil van dijk net worth, Van Dijk was subject to interest from fellow Premier League side virgil van dijk age, Liverpool. Van Dijk also made it known to his club that he wanted a transfer to Liverpool during the transfer window.
Liverpool (2018 – date)
That move did not come to pass until the winter transfer window of January 2018, he signed with Liverpool for an undisclosed amount virgil van dijk fifa 22, which Southampton claim is a world record amount for a defender. Van Dijk’s former club virgil van dijk instagram, Celtic received 10% of the transfer as a result of a sell-on clause in the contract agreed with Southampton.
After joining Liverpool virgil van dijk children, Van Dijk debuted for his side in an FA Cup match on January 5virgil van dijk wife, where he grabbed the winning goal. He went on to form a formidable connection with his teammates foremost of which is Dejan Lovren virgil van dijk injury, the two players are credited for helping improve Liverpool’s line of defence.
He was a key figure in Liverpool’s race to claim the UEFA Champions League. After helping his side to the final of the UEFA Champions League virgil van dijk net worth, Van Dijk played for a total of 90 minutes in the game that saw his side lose to Laliga’s giant Real Madrid 3-1. For his performance in the UEFA Champions League virgil van dijk age, Van Dijk was included in the tournament’s Squad of the year.
With a renewed passion to see his team succeed virgil van dijk mother, Van Dijk came out stronger and more determined in the 2018/19 season. He was a key figure in Liverpool’s effort to finish at the top of the EPL table virgil van dijk fifa 22, which they failed to achieve virgil van dijk instagram, finishing at second place with one point shy of the top finisher virgil van dijk children, Manchester City.
His effort was intensified particularly in the month of August of the 2018/19 seasonvirgil van dijk wife, where he received the Liverpool Standard Chartered Player of the Month. Two months later virgil van dijk injury, Van Dijk received the PFA Player of the Month honour.
His impressive run also saw him receive the Premier League Player of the Month honour for December 2018. After being nominated for the PFA Players’ Player of the Year virgil van dijk net worth, he went on to be named the winner to the delight of fans.
Van Dijk also receives PFA Player of the Year award and was named to the PFA Team of the Year. Aside from the Premier League virgil van dijk age, Van Dijk’s performance extended to the UEFA Champions League virgil van dijk mother, where he led his side again to the final of the tournament.
At the final of what is touted as Europe’s most prestigious club tournament virgil van dijk fifa 22, Van Dijk was named UEFA Man of the Match virgil van dijk instagram, as his side went on to claim the tournament.
Van Dijk went on to win the UEFA Player of the year award and was also shortlisted for the Best FIFA Men’s Player where he emerged runner-up. He was also named to the FIFA FIFpro Men’s World 11.
Virgil van Dijk International Career
Following his debut for the Dutch National side in 2015 virgil van dijk children, Van Dijk has become a regular part of the Dutch line-up in every competition. In 2018virgil van dijk wife, he was made the captain of his side.
In 2019 virgil van dijk injury, Van Dijk led his side to what was a tough match between the Netherlands virgil van dijk net worth and Portugal in the inaugural UEFA Nation League final, where they lost to Portugal.
Virgil van Dijk Net Worth & Salary
Van Dijk currently receives a yearly salary of £9 virgil van dijk age,360 virgil van dijk mother,000.00 virgil van dijk fifa 22, which translates to £180 virgil van dijk instagram,000.00 virgil van dijk fifa 22 weekly. Van Dijk has a fortune worth £15 million which amass to about $20 million USD. He is the face of the FIFA 20 video game.
Virgil van Dijk Wife
Van Dijk is blessed with a supportive spouse, Rike Nooitgedagtvirgil van dijk wife, who left her job to support Van Dijk in his football career virgil van dijk instagram. The couple’s history goes way back to the onset of Van Dijk’s career virgil van dijk instagram. The couple both have a daughter, named Nila van Dijk.
Virgil van Dijk Family Life
Van Dijk changed his name on his jersey in 2018 virgil van dijk net worth, from his surname to his first name. According to his maternal uncle virgil van dijk age, this is attributed to a rift between Van Dijk and his father.
The rift is as a result of deep heated bitterness the ace Liverpool man has for his father for abandoning his mother and her three children which includes Van Dijk virgil van dijk mother, his younger brother Jordan and sister virgil van dijk fifa 22 virgil van dijk children, Jennifer.
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