Virgil van Dijk has Saturday in the final of the Champions League against Real Madrid with the thankless task of Cristiano Ronaldo to stop.
Virgil van Dijk and Cristiano Ronaldo were recently in the international context facing each other.
The Liverpool defender is not awake of that grueling job. Ronaldo with fifteen matches this season topschutter on the kampioenenbal and wants to be in Kiev for the fourth time to score in the CL final.
“We know everything of that man”, brought in Van Dijk, the new captain of Orange, light know. “I do not think of his reputation. I focus purely on what we in the field need to do. How we as attack, midfield and defense play. This is the biggest match in club football. It is also only one match. We want the best out of ourselves get and hopefully it is enough.”
Ronaldo may be the fifth title in the Champions League to conquer. Real Madrid is going for the third title in a row. “We must realize that we Saturday, history can write”, said the Portuguese star. “I have a lot of respect for Liverpool, but I think Madrid have the better team.”