Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk claims he is not intimidated by the expectations that have accompanied his big-money move from Southampton to Anfield.
Manchester United’s faltering pursuit of runaway Premier League leaders Manchester City hit another bump in the road on Saturday as they were held to a goalless draw by Southampton.
Netherlands international Virgil van Dijk will prove his worth to Liverpool over the long term, according to Reds boss Jurgen Klopp.
Virgil van Dijk’s protracted move from Southampton to Liverpool has been completed for a reported £75-million, a world record fee for a defender.
Record-breaking Harry Kane stole the show with a second hat-trick as Tottenham smashed Southampton 5-2 at Wembley, the striker setting a new record of 39 Premier League goals in a calendar year in the process.
Antonio Conte rates Virgil van Dijk as a ‘really good player’ but has stopped short of confirming Chelsea’s interest in Southampton’s in-demand defender.
Chelsea have won five Premier League games in a row at home after Marcos Alonso’s free-kick downed Southampton.
Olivier Giroud proved to be Arsenal’s super-sub once again as he rescued a 1-1 draw two minutes from time against Southampton at St Mary’s Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
Pep Guardiola said belief is behind Raheem Sterling’s stellar form for Manchester City, after the Englishman’s dramatic last-gasp strike secured victory over Southampton.
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has explained his on-pitch confrontation with Nathan Redmond at the end of his side’s win over Southampton.