The past few weeks have been a fiasco for Liverpool as their pursuit of Virgil Van Dijk hit a roadblock. Van Dijk was being chased by Liverpool Football Club for a long time but last week, Liverpool ended their pursuits by releasing a public statement ending their interest in the player.
Van Dijk somewhat resembles the Kop legend Jamie Carragher who in his pomp was perhaps the best center back in the world thanks to his reading of the game, his tackling abilities, and his composure when it comes to defending. Since Carragher, Liverpool has struggled defensively and last year it peaked as Klopp’s men were in contention for the Premier League title in January and ended up almost out of the Champions League positions if not for their final day win. Now that Liverpool has ended their interest in the Dutch center half sensation, let's look at what actually happened which made Liverpool issue a public apology. Scroll down to know more
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