sport news Virgil van Dijk blasts back at 'the media' for 'negative' views on Mohamed Salah

'That's you guys who doubt him': Virgil van Dijk blasts back at 'the media' for 'negative' views on Mohamed Salah after he fired opening day hat-trick to give Liverpool thrilling win over Leeds Virgil van Dijk has hit out at those who underrate Liverpool superstar Mo Salah  Salah had netted a sensational hat-trick as Liverpool downed Leeds on Saturday  Van Dijk believes Salah's stellar display once again proved his doubters wrong  Salah was left out of the seven-man shortlist for last season's Player of the Year 

By Daniel Davis For Mailonline

Published: 00:15 BST, 13 September 2020 | Updated: 08:40 BST, 13 September 2020

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Virgil van Dijk has leapt to the defence of Liverpool team-mate Mohamed Salah and lashed out at those who continue to underrate him.

The Anfield talisman netted a scintillating hat-trick in the thrilling opening day encounter with Leeds, moving him ever closer to racking up 100 goals for the club, in a stubborn display which may silence his doubters.

Salah was left entirely out of the seven-man shortlist for last season's Player of the Year nominations, and a furious Van Dijk has fired back at the media for spreading 'negative' views about him.

Virgil van Dijk has hit out at those who underrate his Liverpool team-mate Mohamed Salah

Virgil van Dijk has hit out at those who underrate his Liverpool team-mate Mohamed Salah

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