Virgil Van Dijk is considered the best and strongest defender in the list of international matches. There are lots of personalities we usually talk about in football. We know Messi, Ronaldo, and other famous players among those players; he is the one whose name also there in the mouth of somebody initially. It’s not really that all players will play their life long.

Quick Info
Full NameVirgil Van Dijk
Date Of Birth8 July 1991
Birth PlaceBreda, Netherlands
FatherCharles Ron Van Dijk
MotherHellen Fo Sieeuw
ProfessionSoccer Player
Wife(s)Rike Nooitgedagt
Age29 years
Current TeamLiverpool FC, Netherland National Team
Sexuality Male
Nationality Dutch
Ethnicity Dutch-Surinamese
Body Measurement N/A
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Net Worth17 Million Pound

They will play until their particular time and will serve the team with their expertise and learnings from the matches and prepare the upcoming generation for the future. The same thing Virgil is doing, he is leading the teams for the best representation in their league. He was renowned for his defending tactics, and he is considered to be the best defender till now.

Virgil Van Dijk

Where did Virgil Van Dijk grow up?

Henry was born on 8th July 1991. He was born in Breda, Netherlands. His full name Virgil van Dijk.  He is a Danish footballer who has scored many goals for worldwide football games. He is considered to most goal scorer player in the Netherlands among players of the Netherland. He struggled a lot during his youth as he from a low-income background. Especially in the case of sports, professionals belonging to the lower-income background have to contrive many things; that’s why they usually seem to be more honest and respect the meaning of small achievement. Virgil Van Dijk struggles a lot to achieve the status that he has today.


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Physical stats

The Netherlands is one of the countries with a huge number of football enthusiasts in and the Netherlands has produced many capable idols in the field of football, but no one thought this normal guy would build his empire in the field of football. A man with 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) height won different titles and one of the best Defenders who competed with the different opponents in his entire football career. He was considered to be the Finest goal scorer of the Netherlands. As he is from the Netherlands, he got the nationality of the Netherlands and played from the side of the Netherlands

Virgil Van Dijk

How did Virgil Van Dijk start his career?

Virgil Van Dijk, in his initial phase, has to struggle a lot to enter into Groningen’s first team. As the staff believes that he became overtired during the match, he later entered into the team. In the year 2011 in the month of May, he made his professional debut from the club. He made his first professional goal for the club by winning the UEFA European League playoff match. During the session of Wredicisie, Virgil Van Dijk appeared in 23 leagues from the Eredivisie team and goat victory over Feyenoord, which made quite popular among people.


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After his goals, his name starts to vibrate among the people, and people started to him well. After that, he suffered some health criticalities as he has suffered from peritonitis and kidney poisoning, which made him hospitalized in the hospital. Then once he was close to death due to the requirement of the emergency medical condition. He was unable to know what actually had happened to him so that he had gone to that many extreme cases. After his recovery from a medical condition, Virgil Van Dijk recovered his presence again in the team of Groningen and continued his playing for the team.

To the end of the season, Virgil Van Dijk has improved him so much that he became one of the best players on the team despite medical conditions. On the year of 2015, He signed a contract of five years with Premier League club Southampton and made his debut for south Ampton on 12th September of the same year. Virgil Van Dijk became the captain of the team in January 2017, During that he got the severe injury of his ankle against the match of Leicester City in December 2017, it was announced that he would appear on Liverpool and player from their side then after he made debut from Liverpool on 5th January of 2018.

StatsTeam Total Apps Total Gls
2011–2013Groningen62 7
2013–2015Celtic 76 9
2015–2018Southampton 67 4
2018–Liverpool 95 10

Virgil Van Dijk

What is the relationship status of Virgil Van Dijk?

Virgil Van Dijk was born as the son of Charles Ron Van Dijk and Hellen Fo Sieeuw. He had to struggle for entering the teams for matches. His wife’s name is Rike Nooitgedagt. She was also a fashion designer, but later she left the profession. He usually doesn’t reveal too much his personal happening like other stars. He very concerns about his social and private life.


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How much is Virgil Van Dijk’s net worth?

The official report says that Virgil Van Dijk has 17 Million Pound. His annual salary is considered to be £180,000-per-week. His income is not from the game only, but he has multiple income sources within the different as well. He also has income from the endorsement of different products. He has endorsed the top sportswear and expensive wears of the branded companies like Adidas, Nike, and Puma. He endorsed their products and collect a good amount as people trust him; his fan follows his style as well.


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