‘They are a good team’ – Liverpool ace Van Dijk insists Man Utd are still dangerous ahead of Old Trafford clash

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk has given despairing Manchester United followers a shred of hope, by claiming they’ve ‘good players all over the pitch’.

The feedback from a key participant for United’s most bitter rivals will elevate eyebrows, on condition that United are backside of the league after dropping their first two Prem video games.

Virgil van Dijk of Liverpool shuts down Palace winger Wilfried Zaha of their 1-1 drawGetty

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Van Dijk’s facet journey to Outdated Trafford subsequent and lots of supporters are fearing a hammering after dropping 4-0 to Brentford of their final sport.

Liverpool additionally beat United 5-0 at Outdated Trafford solely final season, seeing 1000’s of disgruntled Red Devils fans seeking to escape the embarrassment at half-time.

Dutch defender Van Dijk, in what many will label as thoughts video games, stated: “They’re an excellent crew in my view, they’ve good gamers all around the pitch.

“Obviously they’re not in the best situation confidence-wise, but it’s the perfect game to turn it around for them.”


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Nevertheless Liverpool have issues of their very own, drawing their first two Prem video games, to already languish 4 factors behind champions Manchester Metropolis.

So as to add to their worries, they’re additionally lacking star signing Darwin Nunez after the striker was sent off for head butting Crystal Palace defender Joachim Andersen in their 1-1 draw.

Liverpool were already light up top on the again of dropping Sadio Mane to Bayern Munich.

Van Dijk stated: “We’re ourselves and we wish to make certain we’re prepared for it and we’re going to work exhausting once more.


“It’s a large sport but it surely’s not about making a press release, we wish to win and do the whole lot that’s attainable to win there.

“Through the years it has confirmed powerful for us. Clearly final yr was an ideal end result, we are able to’t deny it.

“This year, they’ve had a difficult start and we’ve not had the best start that we wanted either, so it will be interesting.”