Western Sydney Wanderers defender Dylan McGowan has joked that he wore Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk “like a backpack” when the two met in the Scottish league.
McGowan previously played for Heart of Midlothian and was given the unenviable task of marking the then-Celtic stalwart.
It’s all jokes, mind, as the former Hearts centre half talks about the presence that van Dijk exhumes as he discusses playing against him some five years after the fact.
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