Liverpool fans laugh at England supporters for ‘pathetic’ booing of Virgil van Dijk

‘JEALOUS’

The Reds faithful have used the incident as an opportunity to remind everyone that they’re champions of Europe

Liverpool’s talismanic centre-back Virgil van Dijk was booed by England fans during their UEFA Nations League semi-final against the Netherlands on Thursday night.

The Dutch defender came in for stick from the Three Lions’ support, seemingly for no other reason than the fact he plays for Liverpool.

Virgil van Dijk was booed while playing for his country

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Virgil van Dijk was booed while playing for his country

He recently lifted the Champions League trophy

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He recently lifted the Champions League trophy

Jurgen Klopp’s men came up just short in the Premier League title race this season, being pipped to the post by Manchester City.

However, Liverpool beat Tottenham 2-0 on Saturday to win the Champions League and so have ended 2018/19 on a high.

As a result, the sound of rival fans booing one of their star men far from infuriated the Reds fans, and instead gave them a chance to boast on social media.

You can read a round-up of the reaction below.