• Lionel Messi and Sergio Aguero had been praised by Liverpool star Virgil van Dijk.


Modified 01 Apr 2020, 04:30 IST

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Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk and Barcelona star Lionel Messi

Liverpool star Virgil van Dijk labelled Barcelona nice Lionel Messi his hardest opponent.

Van Dijk and Messi went head-to-head final season, when Liverpool produced an unimaginable second-leg comeback to beat Barcelona within the Champions League semi-finals.

The Netherlands worldwide paid tribute to Messi, a file six-time Ballon d’Or winner who’s thought to be one of many best gamers of all-time.

“There are some tough strikers on the market, however most likely Leo Messi,” Van Dijk wrote on Twitter when requested who his hardest opponent was.

Nevertheless, Van Dijk additionally credited Sergio Aguero, having confronted the Manchester Metropolis ahead usually in latest seasons.

Requested who the toughest participant to mark was, the defender replied: “Aguero.”

Van Dijk stated he was “feeling high quality” and can be able to go when the Premier League season, which is suspended because of the coronavirus pandemic, resumes.

Liverpool held a 25-point lead atop the desk when the season was stopped.

Revealed 01 Apr 2020, 04:30 IST

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