Liverpool’s much-anticipated Champions League knockout tie with Bayern Munich failed to live up to expectations and a goalless draw leaves Jurgen Klopp’s side with plenty to do in Germany next month.
Virgil van Dijk
Jordan Henderson has backed Liverpool to cope in Virgil Van Dijk’s absence when they host Bayern Munich on Tuesday – and declared himself ready to play at centre-back if asked.
Former captain Sami Hyypia is confident Liverpool can cope without their “ultimate centre-back” Virgil Van Dijk on their return to Champions League action.
Liverpool posted a record-breaking £125million profit before tax last year – even after spending £190million on new players.
Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk has urged patience as the pressure increases in the title run-in.
Virgil Van Dijk has confirmed his status as the world’s best defender since joining Liverpool, according to Leicester boss Claude Puel.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp expects to go toe-to-toe with Manchester City until the bitter end of the title race irrespective of who has the advantage in the fixture schedule.
Virgil Van Dijk made his 50th Liverpool appearance as Jurgen Klopp’s men moved seven points clear at the top of the Premier League by beating Brighton 1-0.
Virgil van Dijk’s performances for Liverpool put him on par with the finest centre-backs in Premier League history, according to Brighton boss Chris Hughton.
Liverpool defender Andrew Robertson insists a first Premier League defeat of the season by rivals Manchester City will not be decisive in the title race.