2 Feb 2021
Liverpool's injury woes mounted on Monday as defender Joel Matip was ruled out for the rest of the season after suffering an ankle ligament injury.
26 Oct 2020
Liverpool's Joel Matip, Naby Keita, and Thiago Alcantara won't be fit in time for this week's Champions League clash with Midtjylland, Reds coach Jurgen Klopp said on Monday. Asked if the trio would feature against the Danish league winners, Klopp told a pre-match press conference: "I don't think so. It's still what I said last…
19 Oct 2019
Liverpool defender Joel Matip signed a long-term contract extension with the Premier League leaders on Friday. Matip's existing deal was due to expire at the end of this season, but the former Cameroon international has now committed his future to Jurgen Klopp's side.
7 May 2019
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp drafted in Divock Origi and Xherdan Shaqiri to cover for the injured Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino as his side try to mount an unlikely Champions League semi-final comeback against Barcelona on Tuesday. The Reds trail 3-0 from the first leg and their odds of reaching a second consecutive Champions League…
9 Apr 2019
Dejan Lovren will make his first Liverpool start since early January as Jurgen Klopp made three changes for his side's Champions League quarter-final, first leg at home to Porto on Tuesday. Croatian centre-back Lovren returns at the expense of Joel Matip, while James Milner deputises for the suspended Andy Robertson at left-back. Liverpool captain Jordan…
18 Jan 2017
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said yesterday he could not understand why ‘retired’ Cameroun defender Joel Matip was currently unavailable to the Reds because of the African Nations Cup.
17 Jan 2017
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said Tuesday he could not understand why 'retired' Cameroon defender Joel Matip was currently unavailable to the Reds because of the African Nations Cup.
22 Dec 2016
We are victims of blackmail and we throw that back to ourselves. We need to fight that. See what is happening to Mikel Obi. Today, he is the second choice because his coach told him not to go to the Rio Olympics but...
7 Dec 2016
Matip, who joined Liverpool this season from Schalke, missed Sunday’s 4-3 defeat to Bournemouth as Liverpool lost for just the second time this season.