On Monday, Messi won his sixth Ballon d'Or and went ahead of Ronaldo, who has won the award five times.
04 Dec 2019 10:26 AM
Dutchman Van Dijk finished second behind Lionel Messi, with Ronaldo third.
04 Dec 2019 9:51 AM
Liverpool’s Dutch defender was second in the voting for soccer’s most prestigious individual trophy.
04 Dec 2019 9:29 AM
He also said that he is proud of what he achieved with his club Liverpool and country Netherlands.
03 Dec 2019 12:37 PM
Sadio Mane finished fourth, Mohamed Salah was fifth, and goalkeeper Alisson Becker came seventh in the voting by journalists.
03 Dec 2019 10:29 AM
The Dutch, who did not qualify for Euro 2016 or the 2018 World Cup, sealed progress to the finals of next year’s tournament.
18 Nov 2019 8:01 PM
The Dutch booked their passage to next year's finals, their first major competition since the 2014 World Cup.
18 Nov 2019 7:08 PM
Liverpool top the Premier League points table with 31 points while Manchester City holds the fourth position with 25 points.
10 Nov 2019 12:03 PM
Messi ended up winning the Best FIFA Men's Player of the year and he triumphed over Portugal/Juventus' striker Cristiano Ronaldo.
24 Sep 2019 11:24 AM
Apart from this, the 29-year-old also won the Defender of the Season award.
30 Aug 2019 8:47 AM
The awards will be presented at the 2019-20 UEFA Champions League group stage draw ceremony.
16 Aug 2019 8:11 AM
The 32-year-old said Dijk and Ramos are very strong defenders as both have performed well with their respective sides lately.
14 Aug 2019 6:30 PM
Van Dijk preceded Maguire as the most expensive defender in world football when he joined Liverpool for 75 million pounds.
06 Aug 2019 12:33 PM
Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp was furious at Joris Gagnon's outrageous kick at an on-rushing Larouci in the 76th minute.
22 Jul 2019 12:20 PM
Ronaldo has won the Italian Supercup, the Serie A and now the UEFA Nations Cup this season.
11 Jun 2019 12:47 PM
The match had been billed as a showdown between Ronaldo and Van Dijk but with the Dutch captain again rock solid at the back.
10 Jun 2019 11:22 AM
Van Dijk was named man of the match as Liverpool claimed the Champions League last weekend.
09 Jun 2019 2:17 PM
Both Netherlands and Portugal registered a 3-1 victory in the semi-finals to secure their spot in the final.
07 Jun 2019 12:40 PM
Ronald Koeman picked Virgil Van Dijk to win this year’s Ballon d’Or over Messi.
04 Jun 2019 12:12 PM
The list includes Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona skipper Lionel Messi.
03 Jun 2019 12:14 PM