Virgil van Dijk described winning the Carabao Cup with Liverpool as “very special” – but did not understand why they weren’t allowed to do so within 90 minutes due to one of his own interferences.Liverpool beat Chelsea 11-10 on penalties to win the League Cup for the first time in a decade. It is therefore the first time van Dijk has won the competition with the club. He was one of the many scorers in the penalty shootout.
The Dutchman has now won five trophies as a Liverpool player. It took a lot of effort for them to add this medal to his cabinet, but they got there in the end.
For van Dijk, who has been back to his best after returning from injury over the summer, this was a moment …