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PremierLeague-News.Com - Virgil van Dijk suffered a knee injury in the clash against Everton - but how many games will the Liverpool defender miss?

Football Sport news Virgil van Dijk injury: How many games will the Liverpool star miss? Last Football news

PremierLeague-News.Com - Virgil van Dijk suffered a knee injury in the clash against Everton - but how many games will the Liverpool defender miss?

Football Sport news Virgil van Dijk injury: How many games will the Liverpool star miss? Last Football news
18 October 2020 - 18:45

PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! Virgil van Dijk will undergo surgery on the knee injury he sustained during Saturday's Merseyside derby, Liverpool have confirmed. Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford clattered into the Dutch defender in the first half and he was unable to continue. After the match, Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp said: "Virgil played I don't know how many games in a row. Trending $(function(){ExpressApp.TopArticles.Init('https://cdn.images.express.co.uk/api/articles/recommended/ga12h_67.json?r=2')}) {%=o.title%} "He plays with pain, but he couldn't play on. That's not good."Klopp felt his side should've been awarded a penatly from Pickford's challenge."It was a clear penalty I saw and then we saw the flag went up," he said."I thought they would still look at the foul but that didn't happen.READ MORE: Liverpool ace Mohamed Salah's message of support to Virgil van Dijk Virgil van Dijk injury: How long will he be out of action? (Image: GETTY) Virgil van Dijk injury: Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford clattered into the defender (Image: GETTY) READ MORE Liverpool receive double injury boost after Van Dijk diagnosis "I don't want to say Jordan Pickford wanted to do it but it is not a challenge a goalie can do in the box."How many games will Virgil van Dijk miss?Liverpool star Van Dijk now faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines.

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.The Reds said in a statement: "The centre-back damaged knee ligaments following an incident involving Blues goalkeeper Jordan Pickford after six minutes at Goodison Park. Virgil van Dijk injury: The Dutchman suffered knee ligament damage (Image: GETTY)"Van Dijk was required to be substituted and further assessment on the injury has revealed an operation will be needed."No specific timescale is being placed upon his return to action at this stage."After his surgery, Van Dijk will start a rehabilitation programme.He will work with the Reds' medical staff as the club look to "enable him to reach full fitness as soon as possible".DON'T MISSLiverpool suffer title blow as Virgil van Dijk faces ACL surgeryVirgil van Dijk injury: Everton ace Jordan Pickford may face FA banLiverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has saving grace after Van Dijk injury Virgil van Dijk injury: It's a huge blow for Liverpool (Image: GETTY) READ MORE Liverpool hope Thiago Alcantara injury not as bad as Virgil van Dijk's Damaged knee ligaments can take many months of recovery.According to the Athletic, Van Dijk could be out for the rest of the season.This would come as a huge blow to Liverpool, with the Dutchman not missing a minute of Premier League football since September 2018, a run that stretching 74 games.In the wake of the update on Van Dijk, fans have since taken to social media to react to the news.One wrote on Twitter: "I’d be very surprised if Virgil van Dijk played for Liverpool again this season.LATEST LIVE SPORT TV DEALSGet NOW TV Sky Sports season pass and save 25%Get BT Sport for HALF PRICE Related articles Van Dijk injury: Liverpool furious with Keys after Pickford incident What Liverpool star Van Dijk said to Pickford after injury "Like looking at Paris without the Eiffel Tower or Rio de Janeiro minus Christ the Redeemer."Another wrote: "Virgil van Dijk robbed of a season's worth of football and possibly a major European tournament with his country because of a dangerous, reckless and down right unacceptable tackle that went totally unpunished."That's really hard to take."A third added: "The thought of Virgil returning and not being the same player that he was yesterday is genuinely depressing to think about."Wishing him a speedy recovery. Come back stronger big man."This article contains affiliate links, which means we may receive a commission on any sales of products or services we write about. This article was written completely independently, see more details here

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Football Sport news Virgil van Dijk injury: How many games will the Liverpool star miss? Last Football news


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Football Sport news Virgil van Dijk injury: How many games will the Liverpool star miss? Last Football news


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