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Maguire praises Dutch captain Van Dijk and calls on England fans to behave

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101   //    31 May 2019, 11:17 IST

Harry Maguire will come up against the Premier League's best player when England take on the Netherlands in the UEFA Nations League semi-final.

Dutch captain Virgil Van Dijk picked up the Players' Player of the Year award following a standout campaign with Liverpool and Maguire was full of praise for his counterpart and admitted to studying the defender's game closely.

"Van Dijk is a brilliant defender and like you said people will learn from him and so they should," Maguire said.

The Leicester City centre-back also called on fans to behave themselves as the prepare to travel to Portugal for the last four clash and a possible final against the hosts or Switzerland.

"It's really important (for fans to behave). I am sure they are going to go over there and enjoy themselves and so they should....Go and have a good time but there need to be boundaries and I'm sure they'll stick to them," Maguire added.

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