Liverpool's signing of Van Dijk was a huge high point, as the team's defence was causing Jurgen Klopp and their fans all sorts of nightmares, so when the Dutchman scored the victor in the Merseyside derby in the FA Cup third round he was an instant hero.
Tottenham Hotspur's win in the north London derby on Saturday means they have jumped above Liverpool and into third spot, leading the Reds by a point, and Jurgen Klopp will want his men to make no mistake against the struggling Saints.
The Merseyside club are encouraged with a triple-injury boost alongside Lallana as Alberto Moreno and Ragnar Klavan have also been deemed fit enough to feature against the Saints, while Mohamed Salah will be looking to score his 22nd Premier League goal at St Mary's stadium.
Manchester City 5-1 Leicester City: Aguero, KDB on fire
Leciester boss Claude Puel will be frustrated by the result, but the two players are at least a threat to any side in the country. From there, however, City took the control to which they have become accustomed this season, especially at home.
And Liverpool showed why the sides are battling at different ends of the table with a stunning move to double their lead three minutes before half-time.
After Salah played the ball into Firmino's feet 5 yards outside Southampton's box, the South American proceeded to slide his teammate through on goal with the most sumptuous of flicked passes with his instep, with Salah going on to finish in typically-cool style.
Van Dijk had been subjected to criticism following shock defeats to Swansea and West Brom and conceding a last gasp penalty as Spurs snatched a draw at Anfield in his previous three outings.
Southampton versus Liverpool games are like a derby nowadays so the fans and players should be well up for this one.
'Our belief and confidence was very down and that was the worst part of the game, ' he said.
At least 100 militants affiliated with President Bashar al-Assad's regime were reportedly killed in the Coalition's attack. A US Navy F/A-18 shot down a Syrian regime Su-22 jet last June that had attacked US-backed forces on the ground.
As a sign of her status, the elder Kim Yong Nam offered her the seat of honor at the airport meeting, but she politely declined. North Korea, which has been playing in world championships since 1999, is ranked just three spots below the South.
As far as fiscal situation is concerned, I see next year to be more comfortable as far as revenues are concerned. The board also discussed the implementation of the Budget announcements related to Sebi.
If Reich leaves as expected, Pederson likely would consider promoting running backs coach Duce Staley to offensive coordinator. Luck may still be on the mend from his shoulder injury, but landing Reich would be an outstanding hire for the Colts to make.
" Omarosa was sacked three times on the "Apprentice" and this was the fourth time we let her go", Shah said. When Mathews asked her if USA citizens should be anxious , she nodded, adding, "It's not going to be OK".
After getting an early start Thursday, curling's mixed doubles round robin continued at the 2018 Winter Olympics on Friday. Eight teams are taking part in mixed curling at the Pyeongchang Olympics , with the top-4 qualifying for the medal round.
Parrot fell in his first two runs but nailed his third to bump McMorris out of the silver medal position with a score of 86.00. The top five highest-scoring teams from the short programs advanced to the free program round.
Former J&K chief minister Farooq Abdullah said that Pakistan had to stop terrorism and linked most incidents to Pakistan. The operation will continue till all the militants part of the fidayeen attack are apprehended or killed, he added.
Several countries, including major Latin American countries, have already said the vote will lack legitimacy. The opposition is split on whether to put up candidates as they say the whole process is flawed.
California-based Clifford Swan Inv Counsel Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.01% in NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ). Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 30,762 shares of the company's stock, valued at $4,623,220.98.
Each drone weighs about as much as a volleyball and is fitted with LEDs that can beam any shape with 4 billion color combinations. The performance requires three employees to monitor the drones, and Olympic volunteers to help set them up.
The run included a nice dish from point guard Cassius Winston to Kenny Goins inside, Winston's seventh assist of the night. Two ranked teams will get together out of the Big Ten with the Michigan State Spartans taking on the Purdue Boilermakers .
Could it return? Snow in Tri-City weather forecast. Maybe
The National Weather Service in Buffalo said travel may become hard due to mixed precipitation resulting in icy conditions. More than two dozen counties in IN have been placed under some sort of travel restriction due to snow and freezing rain .
Canadian Olympic men's hockey team names Chris Kelly captain
Canada might be ranked No. 2 by the International Ice Hockey Federation, but in its heart, the team feels its the one to beat. Greenway , 20, towers over the competition at 6 feet, 5 inches at 238 pounds and will be the biggest player on the USA team.
VLC 3.0 Brings Big Updates Including Chromecast Support and HDR
Other major added features include 3D audio support, audio passthrough for HD audio codecs, and support for browsing NAS drives. On Windows, this means HEVC decoding using DXVA2 and D3D11, while on Android, HEVC decoding is done using OMX and MediaCodec.
Israel launches heavy Syria strikes after F-16 crashes
Open conflict across the Syrian border is unlikely to be in the interest of either Israel or Iran-aligned forces at the moment. Israel launched air raids in Syria yesterday after one of its fighter jets crashed while under Syrian anti-aircraft fire .
Klopp reveals how he's prepared Van Dijk for Saints return
Klopp, somewhat tongue-in-cheek, added: "There are a few more players [in the Premier League that played for Southampton ]". This is also something that's been compounded by the Reds allowing Daniel Sturridge leaving the club on loan.
Apple's HomePod: What you need to know before buying one
Time: "With the HomePod, the company will have to prove that it can compete in a game for which somebody else wrote the rules". Although Apple's new smart speaker is called the HomePod, businesses can use the device's intelligence and capabilities, too.
Police in OH identify two officers killed Saturday
Police said the officers were shot when they went into an apartment. "They knew how to do policing the right way, both of them". Morbitzer says the officers "gave their lives in defense of others" and "they're true American heroes".
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