Sport Liverpool make an announcement for Van Dijk

15:45  30 october  2020
15:45  30 october  2020 Source:   football365.fr

Pickford's killer tackle on Van Dijk (video)

 Pickford's killer tackle on Van Dijk (video) © Supplied by Sports.fr Jordan Pickford and Virgil van Dijk Everton's goalkeeper Jordan Pickford literally assaulted Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk this Saturday as part of the 5th day of the Premier League. Pillar of the defense of the Reds, Virgil Van Dijk had to leave his partners prematurely this Saturday in the middle of the Mersey derby. From the 11th Gallery: Payet, Di Maria, Mandanda ...

With a ligament injury in his right knee against Everton on October 17, Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk underwent successful surgery.

virgil-van-dijk (Liverpool) 30102020 © Supplied by Football 365 virgil-van-dijk (Liverpool) 30102020 The shock had been violent. Victim of a murderous tackle from Jordan Pickford, during the derby of the Mersey between Everton and Liverpool (2-2) on October 17, Virgil van Dijk had been hit in the ligaments of the right knee . A blow that the solid defender of the Reds had welcomed with wisdom, then assuring his supporters that he would come back stronger . All that remained was to know the date of the operation for the Dutchman, who had to go through the "billiards" box. It is now done, as Liverpool announced on Friday on their official website, " Virgil van Dijk underwent knee ligament surgery earlier in month ". The Reds also said that "the operation was carried out in London" and that "it was carried out successfully." If "no date has been set for the return of the Dutchman on the lawns", he will "immediately concentrate on his fitness program, with the help of the club's doctors." Virgil van Dijk's return is unlikely to come for at least six months, if not longer. Everything will of course depend on its ability to recover. The Dutchman can in any case count on the support of his relatives as well as of , his club partners and national team.

Van Dijk's knee surgery a success: Liverpool .
Virgil van Dijk has undergone successful knee surgery and will begin rehabilitation, Premier League champions Liverpool said on Friday. "Virgil van Dijk has undergone surgery on the knee ligament injury he sustained earlier this month," read a club statement.The club did not say for how long the 29-year-old central defender would be out.

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