Liverpool defender Van Dijk: I was protecting Salah from Sokratis

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Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk explained what happened between him and Arsenal defender Sokratis as the two teams departed during halftime. But the Dutchman insists he was doing right by his teammate.

"I saw that he went to Mo Salah and was saying that he dived".

"But when it comes to the bigger games, against the more attacking teams, it's very problematic playing with him".

"When we had the famous back four of [Nigel] Winterburn, [Lee] Dixon, [Tony] Adams, [Steve] Bould, [Martin] Keown and then you had Sol Campbell come in, Lauren, Ashley Cole".

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Porto already want to give Brazilian global new deal to remove the relatively low buy-out clause and to increase his salary so he is not tempted to move on after just a few months.

"I'm protecting my team-mates and that's normal, that's how everyone should react and that's what we all need to do, to back each other. That's what I definitely do", he added.

After having previously ignored the looming trip to Pep Guardiola's men, Van Dijk now says all of Liverpool's focus is on the clash with the reigning champions.

"We were nearly flawless". But it was an important win.

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It leaves the Reds seven points clear at the top of the Premier League table with Arsenal in fifth. Before we didn't do that.

Spackman said following the game on LFC TV: "They're trying to play out from the back, but they aren't good enough to play out from the back".

Arsenal manager Unai Emery called 17-year-old Buyako Saka up for first-team training as he looked to re-energise his players after the 5-1 thumping against Liverpool.

"We have finished 2018 now pretty well and hopefully we can keep that going".

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"A lot of the matches when we play in the second half, for example, with [Alex] Iwobi, it helps us with a different situation tactically and helps us to win the matches".

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