Groningen sports chief Henk Veldmate revealed: "We must take into account the departure of Virgil. This means we will need to find at least one centre-back this summer.
Groningen announce plans to sell Everton, Newcastle target Virgil van Dijk
FC Groningen have confirmed they intend to sell defender Virgil van Dijk in the summer. The Dutchman is a target for Everton, Newcastle United and Brighton ahead of the summer market.