Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk Named Premier League 'Player Of The Month' For December

Virgil van Dijk is the Premier League 'Player of the Month' for December. He becomes the first defender to win Premier League 'Player of the Month' for nearly six years.

Virgil van Dijk's produced heroics at the back for Liverpool, resulting in seven league victories not to mention keeping four clean sheets.

Image: PA
Image: PA

If that wasn't enough, he's also weighed in with two assists and a goal. He bagged his first league goal for the club against Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Image: Premier League/EA Sports
Image: Premier League/EA Sports

It's not the only award Liverpool are celebrating as Jurgen Klopp has been named the 'Manager of the Month' for December.

Meanwhile, Liverpool will be looking to bounce back following their first league defeat of the season to Manchester City.

They resume their league venture at Brighton on Saturday.

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