EPL: BBC Player of the Year revealed


Liverpool centre-back, Virgil van Dijk has won the BBC Sport’s Premier League Player of the Year award.

The Dutch star, who secured a whopping 59% of the vote, beat off competition from Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling and Tottenham’s Heung min-Son.

The announcement was made through the official Twitter page of BBC Sport on Saturday afternoon.

A statement from BBC Sports read: “The votes have been counted and you have crowned Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk as the BBC Sport website’s player of the year.”

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Van Dijk joined Liverpool in January of last year, for a huge sum of £75 million, a world-record fee for a defender.

The 27-year-old has been impressive since joining the Anfield club from Southampton.

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