November 4, 2020

Virgil van Dijk to undergo knee surgery.

Virgil van Dijk to undergo knee surgery.

Virgil van Dijk to undergo knee surgery.

Liverpool have confirmed that van Dijk will certainly go under the blade following a challenge from Jordan Pickford.

Liverpool protector Virgil van Dijk is to go through knee surgery, following an obstacle by Everton goal keeper Jordan Pickford in the Merseyside Derby.

In a short declaration online, the Premier League champs confirmed that the Netherlands international damaged knee tendons and will certainly go through more analysis after the operation prior to a timescale is given for the injury.

” Van Dijk was needed to be replaced and also additional analysis on the injury has revealed a procedure will be needed.

No specific timescale is being put upon his return to action at this stage.

Following surgery, Van Dijk will certainly begin a recovery configured with the club’s medical team to allow him to get to full fitness as soon as possible.”

The lack of Van Dijk will be a major blow for the Reds as they look to preserve their Premier League title.