'Unfortunately there are a couple of players like him': Van Dijk reacts to finishing behind Messi
Liverpool's centre-back pays tribute to Lionel Messi after finishing as runner-up to the Argentinian for Ballon d'Or 2019.
"I've had an amazing year but unfortunately there are a couple of players like him [Messi] that are a bit un-natural. I think they're fantastic. Look at that.. six Ballon d'Ors. You need to respect greatness as well."