Van Dijk training alone as he wants to leave Southampton

Virgil van Dijk is training separately from Southampton's first team and the defender is unavailable to play in pre-season games as he wants to leave the club, according to boss Mauricio Pellegrino.

The centre-back is a reported target for Manchester City and Chelsea, while Liverpool were forced to apologise "for any misunderstanding" after suggestions there had been an alleged illegal approach for the 25-year-old.

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