Virgil van Dijk insists Liverpool is his staff and Anfield is his house forward of the Champions League Ultimate in opposition to Actual Madrid.
The sector’s costliest defender arrived in a £75 million deal in January from Premier League aspect Southamtpon.
He in an instant endeared himself to the Reds trustworthy with a past due winner over Merseyside opponents Everton in entrance of the Kop on his debut.
And the towering Dutch defender, who will probably be tasked with holding Cristiano Ronaldo and co. quiet in Kiev, feels the affection is totally reciprocated.
He stated: “I feel from day one the men, the chief, the personnel and everybody across the membership and the individuals who paintings at Liverpool have made me so welcome.
“That is helping so much with settling in – clearly the effects assist as smartly!
“I feel Liverpool is my staff and Anfield is my house and I really like enjoying for this membership.
“We’re within the Champions League Ultimate and we need to do it.”
Jurgen Kopp’s aspect are the highest scorers within the Champions League, however their defensive frailities prior to Van Dijk’s arrival have been eveident to peer.
“I feel Liverpool, as a membership, merits to be within the Champions League year-in, year-out,” he persisted.
“Expectantly that’s going to occur however to be within the Champions League Ultimate now and confidently we’re going to it.”