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Virgil van Dijk has made more errors leading to goals than ANYONE in the Premier League since the 2018-19 season with latest mishap against Leeds' Patrick Bamford (but that's still only three in 77 games!) No-one has made more errors leading to goals since 2018 than Virgil Van Dijk   The Liverpool man made his third error since then in his side's 4-3 win over Leeds Van Dijk has as many errors as David Luiz and the entire Chelsea defence (both 3) His previous two mistakes came against Arsenal (2020) and Fulham (2019) 

By Sam Blitz For Mailonline

Published: 16:17 BST, 14 September 2020 | Updated: 16:19 BST, 14 September 2020

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Virgil Van Dijk made his third mistake directly leading to a goal since the start of the 2018-19 season in Liverpool's 4-3 win over Leeds - and no player has managed more.

The Liverpool defender miscontrolled Mateus Klich's ball forward which then fell into the path of Patrick Bamford who poked home to level the scores at 2-2. 

While it was his third blunder in 77 league matches for the Reds, according to Squawka, Van Dijk's error count is up there with some of the clumsiest players in the league. 

Virgil Van Dijk's error versus Leeds (above) was the third mistake he has made since 2018-19

Virgil Van Dijk's error versus Leeds (above) was the third mistake he has made since 2018-19

Patrick Bamford picked up Van Dijk's horror touch to level the scores at 2-2 in the first-half

Patrick Bamford picked up Van Dijk's horror touch to level the scores at 2-2 in the first-half

Arsenal defender David Luiz has the same amount of mistakes leading to a goal as the Dutch defender, though has managed the feat in

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