Jurgen Klopp has promised that Liverpool will support Virgil van Dijk “like a good wife is waiting when the husband is in jail”. Van Dijk has been arguably the most influential member of Liverpool’s squad since joining the club for a fee of £75 million from Southampton in January 2018.
He shored up a leaky defence which had previously undermined the Reds’ attacking efforts under Klopp, and inspired their run to Champions League glory in his first full season at the club.
Jurgen Klopp has promised that Virgil van Dijk will be helped by Liverpool “as a good wife is waiting while her husband is in prison.”
Klopp was also asked when Van Dijk ‘s operation will be pencilled in for a Champions League group stage meeting with Ajax on Wednesday, to which he responded: “That’s not all sorted yet.”