Van Dijk – We are focused on Euro 2020

GELSENKIRCHEN, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 19: Virgil van Dijk of the Netherlands celebrates with team mate Steven Bergwijn after scoring their team's second goal during the UEFA Nations League A group one match between Germany and Netherlands at Veltins-Arena on November 19, 2018 in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Despite qualifying for next year’s UEFA Nations League Finals, Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk insists their primary focus is Euro 2020.

van Dijk scored a late equalizer in their 2-2 draw against Germany on Monday night to make sure Netherlands finish top of Group 1.

The Liverpool center back is happy with their performance in the UEFA Nations League but says they are more concerned by Euro 2020.

“It’s a fantastic feeling. We should all be proud of ourselves. I know I am,” Van Dijk told UEFA.com, as cited by FourFourTwo.

“It’s just a great feeling for all of us.

“We worked so hard every game and to get rewards for that is fantastic.

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“Hopefully [the future] holds a lot, but we don’t like to look too far ahead. We want to qualify for Euro 2020, that’s the main target.

“If we can win the Nations League, fantastic, but we all want to make sure we’re at the European Championships and do very well there to make our country proud.”