Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp is manager of month as Virgil van Dijk wins player award

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp and defender Virgil van Dijk hold their trophies

< img src ="" srcset =" 240w, 320w, 480w, 624w, 800w" sizes ="(min-width: 900px)50vw, (min-width: 600px)70vw, 100vw" alt ="Liverpool supervisor Jurgen Klopp and also defender Virgil van Dijk hold their prizes "course > Liverpool protector Virgil van Dijk and manager Jurgen Klopp have been named the Premier Organization’s player and supervisor of the month for December.It is the very first time Netherlands captain Van Dijk, 27, has actually won the honor and he is the very first protector to win it because Tottenham’s Jan Vertonghen in March 2013.

Klopp was first called manager of the month in September 2016.

“It behaves, the icing on the cake,”stated the German.”It was an extremely effective but tough month. Each video game really felt like one of the most crucial among the season. It boggled the mind. The strength was enormous yet that’s what made it a special month.”

The Reds were unbeaten throughout December with Van Dijk playing in all eight of their suits, scoring in their 2-0 win against Wolves [1] Liverpool are four factors clear at the top of the Premier League and also play Brighton on Saturday.