Despite strong rumors of Virgil van Dijk's move to Liverpool, many had anticipated that the Dutchman is close to join Merseyside Club. Liverpool released a statement on Wednesday confirming that they have ended an interest and that they will not be approaching Southampton.
Moreover, Liverpool have also apologized to the owner, board of directors and the fans of Southampton Football Club.
BREAKING: Liverpool have apologised to Southampton for a "misunderstanding regarding Virgil van Dijk" and ended their interest in the player
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