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Joel Matip

Born: August 8, 1991 (age 27)

Height: 6'4.5" (195cm)
Weight: 14st 2lb (90kg)

Hometown: Bochum, Germany
Nationality: Cameroon flag Cameroonian

Position: Centre-back
Team: Liverpool (no. 21)
Joel Matip
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Career History
Youth1997-2000VfL Bochum
2000-2009Schalke 04
Senior2009-2016Schalke 04
2016-Liverpool
International2010-Cameroon
Sports Mole has 328 articles about Joel Matip. Articles 1 to 40:
Red Star Belgrade players celebrate Milan Pavkov's goal against Liverpool on November 6, 2018
Result: Red Star Belgrade produce shock victory over Liverpool
Liverpool's hopes of qualifying from Group C of the Champions League take a blow as they fall to an unexpected 2-0 defeat at the hands of Red Star Belgrade.
Nov 6, 19:51
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp pictured on September 18, 2018
Preview: Napoli vs. Liverpool - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides a full match preview of Liverpool's Champions League trip to face Napoli, including team news, possible XIs and a prediction.
Oct 1, 20:17
Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson in action during the Premier League clash with Brighton & Hove Albion on August 25, 2018
How Liverpool could line up against Chelsea
Sports Mole looks at how Liverpool may line up against Chelsea in Saturday's huge Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge.
Sep 27, 14:42
Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech claps supporters after his side's Premier League defeat to Manchester City on August 12, 2018
Premier League Team of the Week - Raheem Sterling, Petr Cech, Jamie Vardy
Sports Mole selects its Premier League team of the week for gameweek six, including Petr Cech, Raheem Sterling and Jamie Vardy.
Sep 24, 17:07
Joel Matip celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Southampton on September 22, 2018
Result: Liverpool stroll past Southampton to maintain 100% start
Mohamed Salah returns to the scoresheet as Liverpool continue their 100% start to the season with a comfortable 3-0 win over Southampton at Anfield.
Sep 22, 16:56
Xherdan Shaqiri celebrates during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Southampton on September 22, 2018
Live Commentary: Liverpool 3-0 Southampton - as it happened
Relive how Liverpool continued their 100% start to the season with a 3-0 win over Southampton, courtesy of Sports Mole's minute-by-minute coverage from Anfield.
Sep 22, 14:00
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp watches on during the Premier League match against Brighton on May 13, 2018
Team News: Liverpool unchanged for Crystal Palace clash
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp keeps faith in his starting XI from the victory over West Ham United for Monday night's Premier League clash away at Crystal Palace.
Aug 20, 19:02
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp watches on during the Premier League match against Brighton on May 13, 2018
Preview: Crystal Palace vs. Liverpool - prediction, teams news, lineups
Sports Mole provides insight, including team news, predictions and lineups for Monday's Premier League clash between Crystal Palace and Liverpool.
Aug 18, 09:00
Liverpool defender Ragnar Klavan in action during a pre-season friendly with Blackburn Rovers in July 2018
Ragnar Klavan departs Liverpool to join Serie A side Cagliari Calcio
Liverpool defender Ragnar Klavan joins Serie A side Cagliari on a permanent deal.
Aug 17, 19:31
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp watches on during the Premier League match against Brighton on May 13, 2018
Jurgen Klopp: 'Liverpool have enough centre-backs'
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says that he has enough players who can play at centre-back having given the green light for Ragnar Klavan to sign for Cagliari Calcio.
Aug 17, 14:57
Liverpool defender Ragnar Klavan in action during a pre-season friendly with Blackburn Rovers in July 2018
Ragnar Klavan 'on verge of Liverpool exit'
Liverpool defender Ragnar Klavan will reportedly fly to Italy today to complete a £2m move to Serie A side Cagliari.
Aug 17, 10:12
Liverpool defender Ragnar Klavan in action during a pre-season friendly with Blackburn Rovers in July 2018
Liverpool 'to consider offers for Ragnar Klavan'
Liverpool are reportedly willing to consider offers for centre-back Ragnar Klavan during the remainder of the summer transfer window.
Aug 14, 10:32
Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah in action during the Premier League clash with Brighton on May 13, 2018
How Liverpool could line up in 2018-19
Ahead of their Premier League opener against West Ham United, Sports Mole looks at how Liverpool could line up in the 2018-19 season.
Aug 12, 10:34
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Preview: Liverpool vs. West Ham United - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full preview of Liverpool's opening Premier League match against West Ham United.
Aug 10, 15:37
Self-proclaimed world's greatest defender Dejan Lovren basks in the Anfield glory during a match for Liverpool in May 2018
Jurgen Klopp concerned by defensive issues ahead of new season
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp hopes to find a solution to his defensive headache after being left with two fit centre-backs.
Aug 6, 15:03
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp watches on during the Premier League match against Brighton on May 13, 2018
Jurgen Klopp happy with Liverpool defensive options
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp reveals that he "doesn't see the need" to sign another defender before the transfer window shuts.
Jul 29, 12:34
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Joe Gomez: 'Virgil van Dijk like my big brother'
Joe Gomez describes Virgil van Dijk as 'like a big brother' as the pair prepare to start the new season as Liverpool's two centre-backs.
Jul 27, 15:47
Croatia's Domagoj Vida celebrates after the match against Ukraine on March 24, 2017
Liverpool 'have no interest in signing Domagoj Vida'
Liverpool reportedly have no intention of signing Croatia international Domagoj Vida or any other central defender this summer, despite speculation to the contrary.
Jul 25, 10:13
Liverpool defender Joel Matip in action during a Premier League clash with Huddersfield Town in January 2018
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp sweating on Joel Matip injury
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says that losing Joel Matip to injury in Sunday's 3-1 defeat to Borussia Dortmund was "the most negative thing about the day".
Jul 23, 11:08
Christian Pulisic celebrates scoring for Borussia Dortmund on December 16, 2017
Result: Christian Pulisic inspires Borussia Dortmund to victory over Liverpool
Christian Pulisic comes off the bench to score two and create another as Borussia Dortmund recover from a 1-0 deficit to beat Liverpool 3-1 in pre-season.
Jul 22, 23:01
Liverpool defender Joel Matip in action during a Premier League clash with Huddersfield Town in January 2018
Joel Matip glad to be back in action for Liverpool
Joel Matip hopes to return to peak fitness before the start of the new season after sitting out the final two months of 2017-18 through injury.
Jul 22, 11:21
Loris Karius in action for Liverpool on February 24, 2018
Team News: Jurgen Klopp keeps Loris Karius in goal as Liverpool face Blackburn Rovers
Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius keeps his place in the starting lineup for Thursday's friendly with Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park.
Jul 19, 18:41
Liverpool defender Joel Matip in action during a Premier League clash with Huddersfield Town in January 2018
Joel Matip, Joe Gomez 'to be handed chance to stake claim in Liverpool team'
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp will reportedly hand Joel Matip and Joe Gomez the chance to stake a claim for a regular starting role in the absence of Dejan Lovren.
Jul 17, 20:32
Curtis Jones and Callum Styles in action during the pre-season friendly between Bury and Liverpool on July 14, 2018
Result: Liverpool fire blank at Gigg Lane in Bury stalemate
Liverpool draw 0-0 with League Two side Bury at Gigg Lane to bring an end to their winning start to pre-season.
Jul 14, 16:55
Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk warms up ahead of the 2018 Champions League final with Real Madrid
Team News: Virgil van Dijk starts for Liverpool at Bury
Virgil van Dijk will make his first pre-season start for Liverpool in Saturday's clash with Bury at Gigg Lane.
Jul 14, 14:06
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Joel Matip "ready" for Liverpool return
Liverpool defender Joel Matip declares himself fit to make his first appearance since March during the upcoming pre-season friendly with Bury.
Jul 12, 18:44
Jurgen Klopp takes to the field ahead of the Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid on May 26, 2018
Jurgen Klopp "looking forward" to first pre-season outing
Jurgen Klopp intends to rotate his Liverpool squad by giving each player 45 minutes each in Saturday's friendly against Chester FC.
Jul 5, 21:12
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp watches on during the Premier League match against Brighton on May 13, 2018
Joel Matip, Adam Lallana to miss Liverpool's friendly with Chester FC
Manager Jurgen Klopp says that both Joel Matip and Adam Lallana will play no part of the pre-season friendly with Chester FC on Saturday.
Jul 5, 17:17
Roberto Firmino celebrates scoring the fourth during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Liverpool on December 17, 2017
Combined XI: Real Madrid vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole picks a combined XI from those expected to be available for this weekend's Champions League final between Real Madrid and Liverpool.
May 25, 14:42
Liverpool winger Mohamed Salah celebrates after scoring during his side's Champions League clash with Sevilla on September 13, 2017
How Liverpool could line up against Real Madrid
Sports Mole looks at how Jurgen Klopp could set out his Liverpool side for their Champions League final showdown with Real Madrid.
May 25, 14:41
Jurgen Klopp in action during the Champions League quarter-final game between Liverpool and Manchester City on April 4, 2018
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Liverpool - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of the 2017-18 Champions League final as holders Real Madrid take on Liverpool in Kiev.
May 24, 18:32
Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring the second during the Champions League semi-final game between Liverpool and Roma on April 24, 2018
How Liverpool could line up against Roma
Ahead of Liverpool's trip to Italy for their Champions League semi-final second leg against Roma, Sports Mole looks at how the Reds could line up at the Stadio Olimpico.
May 2, 08:23
Mohamed Salah refuses to celebrate scoring against his old side during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Chelsea on November 25, 2017
Preview: Liverpool vs. Roma - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews the Champions League action as Mohamed Salah's Liverpool welcome the visit of his former club Roma to Anfield in the semi-finals.
Apr 23, 16:02
A menacing Jurgen Klopp during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Liverpool on December 22, 2017
Preview: West Bromwich Albion vs. Liverpool - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews the Premier League action as bottom-placed West Bromwich Albion welcome Liverpool to The Hawthorns.
Apr 20, 21:00
Adam Lallana in action for Liverpool on February 11, 2018
Jurgen Klopp: 'Adam Lallana, Emre Can could return this season'
Jurgen Klopp insists that "everything is possible" as he refuses to rule out a return to action for Liverpool pair Adam Lallana and Emre Can over the next month.
Apr 20, 14:36
Danny Ings in action for Liverpool on December 17, 2017
How Liverpool could line up against Everton
Sports Mole looks at how Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp could set up his side for the Merseyside derby showdown with Everton.
Apr 6, 16:30
A general shot of the new Main Stand at Anfield ahead of Liverpool's Premier League clash with Watford on November 6, 2016
Conor Masterson: 'Featuring in Liverpool squad in Europe was unbelievable'
Young defender Conor Masterson says that it felt "unbelievable" to be involved in Liverpool's squad for the 3-0 victory over Manchester City in the Champions League.
Apr 5, 11:25
Mohamed Salah is embraced by Jordan Henderson during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Watford on March 17, 2018
How Liverpool could line up against Manchester City
Sports Mole looks at how Liverpool could line up for their huge European showdown with Manchester City at Anfield.
Apr 4, 07:30
Mohamed Salah in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Crystal Palace on August 19, 2017
Combined XI: Liverpool vs. Manchester City
Ahead of the Champions League clash between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield, Sports Mole looks at who would make it into a combined XI.
Apr 4, 07:00
Dishevelled Reds boss Jurgen Klopp watches on during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Chelsea on November 25, 2017
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: 'Emre Can doubtful against Man City, Ragnar Klavan out'
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says that Ragnar Klavan will miss Wednesday's Champions League clash with Manchester City, while revealing that Emre Can remains doubtful.
Apr 3, 15:34

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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City1210203653132
2Liverpool129302351830
3Chelsea128402781928
4Tottenham HotspurSpurs1290320101027
5Arsenal1273226151124
6Bournemouth126242116520
7Watford126241714320
8Manchester UnitedMan Utd126242021-120
9Everton125431915419
10Leicester CityLeicester125251716117
11Wolverhampton WanderersWolves124441213-116
12Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton124261318-514
13West Ham UnitedWest Ham123361418-412
14Newcastle UnitedNewcastle12237915-69
15Burnley122371225-139
16Crystal Palace12228817-98
17Southampton12156821-138
18Cardiff CityCardiff122281125-148
19Huddersfield TownHuddersfield12147622-167
20Fulham121291131-205

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