Virgil van Dijk became the player of the season in England according to the other players’ opinion
Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk is found as the best player of the season in England according to the Football Players Association.
In the PFA vote, the 27-year-old Dutch national team player beat Rahim Sterling, Sergio Aguero, Bernardo Silva (all – Man City), Sadio Mane (Liverpool) and Eden Azar (Chelsea).
The prize is awarded from the 1973/74 season. Last season, Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah was named the best.
Liverpool bought van Dijk from Southampton in January 2018 for £ 75 million. This is a transfer record among defenders.
This season, van Dijk scored 3 goals, gave 3 scoring passes and earned one yellow card in 36 games of the Premier League.
Real for the first time in 10 years, lost 10 matches per season in La Liga
Real Madrid lost to Rayo Vallecano (0: 1) in the match of the 35th round of the championship of Spain.
This defeat was tenth for the Madrid club in the current season of La Liga. Real Madrid lost more than the previous two seasons combined (6 and 3 losses, respectively).
In addition, Real Madrid has not lost 10 matches in a season of 10 years – from the 2008/09 season. In addition, the Madrid club has suffered 16 defeats in all tournaments – this is also the worst result since the 2008/09 season.
This is a pattern of the fourth result of the lesions per season in the history of the club. Real Madrid lost more in the 1984/85 season (19 losses), 1995/96 (18) and 1998/99 (17). In seasons 2001/02, 2008/09 and 2018/19 – 16 lesions each.
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Mertens caught up with Maradona in goals for Napoli in Serie A
Napoli striker Dries Mertens opened the scoring in the match of the Italian championship’s 34th round against Frosinone (2: 0).
The 31-year-old forward scored the 81st goal in Serie A for the club from Naples.
Mertens caught up with Diego Maradona on this indicator and came in third in the list of top scorers in Napoli history.
Only Antonio Voyak (102 goals) and Marek Gamshik (100) are ahead of him.