Virgil Van Dijk’s (VVD) game ended prematurely after he was cluttered into by Everton F.C goalkeeper, Jordan Pickford during the pulsating 2-2 draw at the Goodison Park.

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After the game, it was announced that Virgil Van Dijk had suffered an anterior cruciate ligament injury and as a result, it was more likely that the imposing defender will be out of the game for quite a lengthy period.

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND – OCTOBER 17: Virgil van Dijk of Liverpool is tackled by Jordan Pickford of Everton which led to Virgil van Dijk being substituted for an injury during the Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on October 17, 2020 in Liverpool, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

However, VVD has set his sights on calming the nerves of Liverpool F.C’s supporters and has released a statement.

In the statement, he revealed that he has met with a leading consultant to start the details of his rehabilitation and that he is fully focused on doing everything to be back on the pitch as quickly as possible.

Read the full statement below:



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