Virgil van Dijk

Virgil van Dijk

Who is Virgil van Dijk?

Virgil van Dijk is a Dutch footballer who plays as a middle back.  He is known for his leadership qualities, aerial prowess, passing ability as well as his dead ball skills, characteristics that have seen him described as the ideal modern-day central defender. As of now, he has marked to Liverpool for £75 million from Southampton. Already, he has played for Southampton, Celtic, and Groningen. As a global player, Virgil has spoken to the Dutch U19 and U21 group before playing for the senior team.

What about Virgil van Dijk: Early Life/Youth?

Virgil was born on 8th July 1991, Breda, Netherlands. his nationality is Dutch and his ethnicity is blended. He is the child of Beam Van Dyke and Ruby Van Dyke. From the earliest starting point of his youth, he had an unmistakable fascination in football and started to play from an early age. As a child, van Dijk suffered from a dangerous abdominal abscess that hampered his growth and left him hospitalized for a long period of time. 

But after surviving the ordeal, the young player was able to pursue his dream of being a professional soccer player. Moving towards his education, there isn't any data in regards to his education background.

What about Van Dijk's Education?

There is no solid record for Van Dijk's Education.

How about Virgil van Dijk's Career?

Virgil began his career with Willem II. In 2010, he moved to Groningen on a free transfer. During his two seasons at Groningen, he appeared in 62 matches and scored seven goals. On 21 June 2013, the Dutch international signed with Celtic for a fee of around £2.6 million on a four-year contract. Furthermore, he made his debut on August 17, 2013. Later, on 9 November, he scored his first goal in a 4–1 win against Ross County. He helped his team to win the league scoring a free kick. Moreover, Virgil signed a five-year contract with Premier League club Southampton for a fee of £13 million. Later, he made his debut against West Bromwich Albion.

In the 2015-16 season, he also became the Southampton Player of the Season. On 27 December 2017, He was signed for Liverpool from Southampton for a record-breaking fee of £75 million. Concerning his international career, he has already represented Netherlands U19 and U21 level. On 10 October 2015, he made his full international debut in a 2–1 victory away from home against Kazakhstan in a UEFA Euro 2016 qualifier. As of now, Virgil has played in 16 matches for the Netherlands senior team.

He made 23 appearances for the Reds in the 2017-18 season as Liverpool FC reached the Champions League final. On January 31, 2017, he had a fracture of the malleolus (an injury to the soft part of the ankle) that led to him missing the remainder of the season.

What about Virgil van Dijk gossips/Controversy?

It was confirmed that Virgil van Dijk once cheated on Rike while his wife Rike was pregnant. He allegedly offered Georgie Lyall monies to sleep with her. Georgie met up with Dutch ace van Dijk hours after he celebrated Celtic’s league title triumph with partner Rike Nooitgedagt at Parkhead. A source revealed the pair were in contact the day before the jubilant Celtic squad got their hands on the silverware. This was confirmed when their cheat text came out that agrees to meet in a hotel and also the shots of both were posted in media entering and exiting the hotel together. But it was just a short call. Georgie calls it off and Van has chosen to be honest to his wife and he now opposed to stuck in any controversy.

Is Van Dijk married?

Virgil van Dijk is a married man. It reported that he married his childhood sweetheart, the beautiful Rike Nooitgedagt. According to reports, They met each other while van Dijk was in the early stages of his career, playing for his local club Willem II. They got married in the summer of 2016, 

They welcomed their daughter in September 2014. It was reported that once he was found cheating with a woman named Georgie who he had met in one of the Celtic’s league title triumph celebration. it was reported that they had a private time in a hotel but it was a short call. Apart from that, he has never seen with anyone a Currently, Virgil and Rike are enjoying their beautiful life and living elegantly.

What is Van Dijk Net worth?

Being a professional football player, he pockets an enormous amount of money from his profession. Currently, he is the world’s expensive defender and earns millions of dollars. He has a salary of £150,000. and net worth of £15 million.

What is Virgil van Dijk Body Measurements?

Virgil has the stature of 6 ft 4 inches and weighs 92 kg. Besides, he has a dark combine of eyes and dark hair. In addition, there isn't any data with respect to his other body measurements.

Virgil van Dijk: Online networking profile

Virgil is entirely dynamic via web-based networking media, for example, Instagram and Twitter. Presently, he has in excess of 212k adherents on Instagram and 175k supporters on Twitter. Other than this, he doesn't hold a Facebook account.   Updated On Thu Oct 11, 2018, Published On Thu Oct 11, 2018, By Married Bio.

Virgil van Dijk
Quick Facts of Virgil Dijk
Celebrated Name Virgil van Dijk
Age 50 years old
Nick Name Virgil van Dijk
Birth Name Virgil van Dijk
Birth Date 1991-7- 8
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Nationality Dutch
Place of Birth Breda, Netherlands
Marital Status Married
Horoscope Astrology
Height 1.93m
Mother Hellen Fo Sieeuw
Father Ron van Dijk
Wife Rike Nooitgedagt
Weight 92kg
Net Worth £15 million
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