Virgil van Dijk

Virgil van Dijk is a Dutch professional footballer with a $30 million net worth. He is currently playing as a center-back for the Premiere League club, Liverpool, and the Netherlands national team. Read to know Dijk’s net worth, salary, earnings, wife, age, and other related details.

About Virgil van Dijk:

Van Dijk is a solid center-back who also plays for the Netherlands national football team. Though he ended up being the runner-up for the Ballon d’Or and Best FIFA Men’s Player award but remains the only defender to win the UEFA Men’s Player of the Year title. Van Dijk made his professional debut in 2011 for Groningen but joined Celtic in 2013.

The Dutch star footballer played two seasons for the club and won the Scottish Premiership and was also declared the PFA Scotland Team of the Year. He also won the Scottish League Cup in the second year for the Celtic club.

After some of his great performances, Van Dijk became famous as “the best defender” among his followers. His worth was recognized by various teams and in 2015, he joined Southampton. He then moved to Liverpool and signed a massive contract with them in 2018 for £75 million, which was a record-breaking transfer fee for any defender in football history.

After joining Liverpool, he improved his game further and consecutively reached the UEFA Champions League finals in 2018 and 2019. The Dutchman won the 2019 UEFA Champions League final and significantly won the tournament for his team. Eventually winning the FIFA Club World Cup and UEFA Super Cup for his team after a long time.

Van Dijk also won the 2019–20 Premier League for his team. He captained the Netherlands national team in March 2018 and led them to the finals of the inaugural UEFA Nations League. However, they ended up being the runners-up team despite their hard work on the field.

Virgil van Dijk’s Net Worth and Salary:

As of 2023, Van Dijk’s net worth is $30 million. He currently has a 4-year contract extension signed with Liverpool FC. The contract is currently worth over £45.76 million. Additionally, he will earn £11.4 yearly from the club. He is currently the second-highest-earning player in the club, after Mohamed Salah.

Van Dijk’s Endorsements:

The Dutch footballer is Nike sponsored athlete. Additionally, he is affiliated with EA for their FIFA video games. In 2019, Van Dijk was featured as a cover star for the FIFA 20 video game.

Quick Facts:

Full Name Virgil van Dijk
Profession Football
Club Liverpool
Born 8 July 1991
Professional Debut 2011
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 203 lbs (92 kg)
Age 31
Birthplace Breda, Netherlands
Religion Christian
Nationality Dutch
Net Worth $22 million
Marital Status Married
Father name Ron van Dijk
Mother name Hellen Fo Sieeuw
Salary £11,440,000
Twitter Handle @VirgilvDijk
Instagram Handle @virgilvaninijdijk

Van Dijk’s Wife:

Van Dijk is married to Rike Nooitgedagt. The footballer got married to the love of his life and childhood friend, Nooitgedagt in 2017. Both are happily married and share two beautiful daughters.

Virgil van Dijk and Rike Nooitgedagt

His Age:

Van Dijk was born on 8 July 1991 in Breda, Netherlands. At present, he is 31 years old.

His Height and Weight:

The Dutch professional footballer is 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) tall, and he weighs 203 lbs (92 kg).

His Nickname

Virgil van Dijk was named “the best defender” by the Borussia Dortmund striker before the game. It turned out to be a thriller game between the two players. He is also called “Aquaman” by fellow countryman footballer, Gini Wijnaldum.

Virgil van Dijk’s stats:

UEFA Champions League: Liverpool

Year Matches Goals Yellow Red
2022-23 2 0 1 0
2021-22 9 0 1 0
2019-20 8 0 0 0
2018-19 12 2 3 0
2017-18 6 0 1 0

Premier League

Year Matches Goals Assists Yellow Red
2022-23 6 1 0 1 0
2021-22 34 3 1 3 0
2020-21 5 1 0 1 0
2019-20 38 5 1 1 0
2018-19 38 4 2 1 0
2017-18 14 0 0 1 0

World Cup Qualifiers: Netherlands

Year Matches Goals Assists Yellow Red
2021-22 6 1 0 1 0
2016-17 6 0 0 1 0

UEFA Euro Qualifiers

Year Matches Goals Assists Yellow Red
2019-20 7 1 0 0 0
2014-15 2 0 0 0 0

Premier League: Southampton

Year Matches Goals Assists Yellow Red
2017-18 12 0 0 0 0
2016-17 21 1 0 4 1
2015-16 34 3 0 2 0

Virgil van Dijk is ABSOLUTELY BEAST 2022!

FAQ about Virgil van Dijk:

What is Virgil van Dijk’s Net Worth in 2023?

Van Dijk’s net worth is $30 million in 2023.

How Tall is Van Dijk?

He is 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) tall.

How Old is He?

The football star is 31 years old.

Abdullah Al Hasan writes about various players, especially about their Biography. He is a freelance content writer and a full-time blogger by profession. He also writes on Surprise Sports regularly.

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