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Liverpool Internationals: Virgil Dislocates Finger, Sadio Scores, and More!

Six LFC players were in action.

Norway v Holland -World Cup Qualifier Photo by Laurens Lindhout/Soccrates/Getty Images

The international break is in full swing and six Liverpool FC players were in action yesterday.

Virgil van Dijk returned to captain the Netherlands as they drew 1-1 against Norway in Oslo. Unfortunately, he dislocated a finger and had it pushed back in on the sidelines in a pretty gruesome sight to see. He was also accosted by a fan while doing his post-match interview and responded with a very Virgil casual shove.

In another European qualifier, Diogo Jota’s Portugal beat Ireland, with a dramatic 96th-minute game-winner by [redacted]. Caoimhin Kelleher was an unused substitute for Ireland at the Estadio Algarve.

Andy Robertson was skipper for Scotland as they fell in a 2-0 defeat to Denmark. Curiously, Robbo was played at right-back.

In a friendly, Kostas Tsimikas played the first half as Greece were beaten by Switzerland.

Over in African competition, Sadio Mane scored for Senegal. He opened the proceedings from close range in their 2-0 win over Togo. In another qualifier, Naby Keita’s Guinea drew 1-1 with Guinea Bissau.