Liverpool’s Van Dijk named PFA Players’ Player of the Year

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Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk and Arsenal Women Football Club’s Vivianne Miedema has been named Professional Footballers’ Association Players’ Player of the Year for the 2018-19 season. Van Dijk is the first defender to take the award since Chelsea centre-back John Terry in 2004-05. Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling and Georgia Stanway were named as the Young Players of the Year.