Dutch manager Koeman criticises Liverpool’s Van Dijk for being ‘too laid back’

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Liverpool star Virgil van Dijk has come under fire from current Netherlands boss Ronald Koeman for being ‘too laid back’.
Van Dijk moved to Anfield in a £75million deal from Southampton in January, and almost cost his side when he conceded a late penalty against Manchester City on Sunday.
In addition, the Dutchman made an error against France last month which allowed Olivier Giroud to net in a 2-1 defeat for Holland.
Now, former Everton boss Koeman, who also managed the defender during their time together at Southampton, has told van Dijk he has to improve.
“I told Virgil within 30 seconds of the end of the game against France what I thought,” Koeman revealed.
“I know him so well – and that means I know where all his little faults are.
“Virgil has to improve. Not a lot. But sometimes he is...
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