Virgil van Dijk raves about ‘amazing’ Liverpool FC boss Jurgen Klopp
The Liverpool FC star heaps praise on Jurgen Klopp after their 2-0 win over Crystal Palace
Virgil van Dijk has lavished praise on Jurgen Klopp after Liverpool FC’s 2-0 win against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Monday night.
The Merseyside outfit eased to a comfortable win over the Eagles despite Palace producing a competitive performance in the English capital.
Liverpool FC broke the deadlock from the penalty spot thanks to James Milner after former Reds defender Mamadou Sakho brought down Mohamed Salah.
The 18-time English champions doubled their advantage following Sadio Mane’s third goal in two Premier League games.
Van Dijk was immense at the back as the Netherlands international managed to keep former Liverpool FC striker Christian Benteke under wraps.
Speaking to Sky Sports about Liverpool FC’s 2-0 victory over Palace on Monday night, Van Dijk was quick to praise Klopp.
“It is all about adapting the style of play,” Van Dijk said. “It is about being comfortable at the back. We have an amazing team and amazing manager.”
Liverpool FC lost 3-1 to La Liga giants Real Madrid in the Champions League final in Kiev following goals from Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale.
The Reds finished in the top four in successive seasons under Klopp to ensure their continued participation in the Champions League.
Liverpool FC haven’t won any silverware since Klopp took over the reins from Brendan Rodgers in October 2015.
The Merseyside outfit have lost in the Europa League, the League Cup and the Champions League finals.