Andrew Robertson hails ‘best in the world’ duo Virgil van Dijk, Jurgen Klopp

    The Scot thinks no one does it much better than his fellow Reds.

    Liverpool‘s Andy Robertson ranks club captain Virgil van Dijk and manager Jurgen Klopp as the best in the world in their particular functions.

    The Reds have actually delighted in a golden duration over the past 2 seasons, winning the Champions League in 2019 and sitting 25 points clear in the Premier League table ahead of his month’s prepared reboot.

    Robertson’s vibrant efficiencies at left-back have actually been key however the Scotland skipper booked his highest appreciation for the team’s on and off-field leaders.

    Andy Robertson’s was full of appreciation for Virgil van Dijk, left (Peter Byrne/PA)

    “Virg is the best defender in the world, and I love him being on the left-hand side with me,” Robertson informed Sky Sports’ Football Show.

    ” The big person is definitely class in whatever he does. He simply brings himself so well on and off the pitch, and is someone who a great deal of individuals admire, and I are among them.

    “He’s a fantastic leader, a fantastic guy. I love playing with him, having him in the back line, and since he signed, he’s brought us forward.”

    Robertson (right) and Klopp (left) share a shared appreciation (Tim Goode/PA)

    The set were both in the SPL at the very same time in 2013-14– with Dundee United and Celtic respectively– and Robertson saw enough not to balk at the ₤75 million price which brought Van Dijk to Anfield.

    “I loved him at Celtic and I was delighted when we signed him. It showed that the money spent was worth it,” he added.

    Robertson was revealed a few of Klopp’s likewise gushing appreciation of his own capability and reacted in kind.

    “For a manager who I think is the best in the world at the minute…for him to say that about me is really nice,” he stated.

    “He’s a fantastic man, a fantastic manager, and for him to think I don’t have negatives is great. He likes the Scottish people, I know he does, he gets on really well with Kenny Dalglish!”

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