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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 347 articles about Joel Matip. Articles 1 to 40:
James Milner celebrates scoring the second during the Champions League group game between Liverpool and Paris Saint-Germain on September 18, 2018
How Liverpool could line up against Crystal Palace
Sports Mole looks at how Premier League leaders Liverpool could line up for their first home game of 2019 as Crystal Palace visit Anfield.
Jan 17, 11:10
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp on December 5, 2018
Preview: Brighton & Hove Albion vs. Liverpool - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Saturday's Premier League encounter between Brighton & Hove Albion and Liverpool.
Jan 10, 14:45
James Tarkowski in action for Burnley on April 14, 2018
Liverpool 'quoted £50m for Burnley defender James Tarkowski'
Burnley reportedly set a £50m asking price for defender James Tarkowski amid reports that injury-hit Liverpool are interested in loaning him until the end of the season.
Jan 10, 13:37
Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk celebrates scoring against Wolverhampton Wanderers on December 21, 2018
How Liverpool could line up against Brighton & Hove Albion
Sports Mole looks at how Liverpool could line up for their Premier League clash with Brighton & Hove Albion as they attempt to traverse a defensive injury crisis.
Jan 10, 12:16
Xherdan Shaqiri channels David Brent after putting Liverpool back ahead during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Manchester United on December 16, 2018
How Liverpool could line up against Wolverhampton Wanderers
Ahead of Monday's FA Cup third-round tie between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Liverpool, Sports Mole looks at how the Reds could line up.
Jan 5, 10:44
Naby Keita evades a challenge during Liverpool's Premier League clash with Wolverhampton Wanderers on December 21, 2018
Preview: Wolverhampton Wanderers vs. Liverpool - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Monday's FA Cup clash between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Liverpool, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Jan 5, 10:21
Virgil van Dijk fouls Leroy Sane in Liverpool's goalless Premier League draw with Manchester City on October 7, 2018
Preview: Manchester City vs. Liverpool - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Thursday's Premier League showdown between champions Manchester City and unbeaten leaders Liverpool, including predictions, team news and lineups.
Jan 1, 22:30
Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah celebrates after scoring against Arsenal on December 29, 2018
How Liverpool could line up against Manchester City
Sports Mole looks at how leaders Liverpool could line up for their crucial Premier League showdown with champions Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium.
Jan 1, 18:54
Mohamed Salah and Rob Holding in action during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Liverpool on November 3, 2018
Preview: Liverpool vs. Arsenal - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League showdown between league leaders Liverpool and Arsenal, including predictions, teams news and head-to-head records.
Dec 28, 13:45
Liverpool attacker Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring against Newcastle United on December 26, 2018
How Liverpool could line up against Arsenal
Sports Mole looks at how unbeaten league leaders Liverpool could line up for the visit of Arsenal in their final match of a memorable 2018.
Dec 27, 11:32
Daniel Sturridge celebrates scoring the opener during the Champions League group game between Liverpool and Paris Saint-Germain on September 18, 2018
How Liverpool could line up against Newcastle United
Sports Mole looks at how Premier League leaders Liverpool could line up for their Boxing Day clash with Newcastle United, which could see some key players rested.
Dec 24, 13:16
Roberto Firmino embraces Xherdan Shaqiri in celebration during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Manchester United on December 16, 2018
Preview: Wolverhampton Wanderers vs. Liverpool - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Friday night's Premier League clash between Wolverhampton Wanderers and unbeaten league leaders Liverpool, including team news and predictions.
Dec 20, 10:52
Xherdan Shaqiri channels David Brent after putting Liverpool back ahead during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Manchester United on December 16, 2018
How Liverpool could line up against Wolverhampton Wanderers
Sports Mole looks at how unbeaten leaders Liverpool could line up for Friday night's Premier League clash with Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Dec 19, 10:31
Joel Matip in action for Liverpool in pre-season on July 19, 2018
How Liverpool could line up against Manchester United
Ahead of Sunday's huge showdown between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield, Sports Mole looks at how the home side could line up.
Dec 14, 11:28
Daniel Sturridge is mobbed by his Liverpool teammates after equalising in the Premier League meeting with Chelsea on September 29, 2018
Preview: Liverpool vs. Manchester United - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Sunday's Premier League meeting between Liverpool and Manchester United.
Dec 14, 10:53
Liverpool winger Sadio Mane is chased by Napoli's Jose Callejon during their Champions League clash on October 3, 2018
Preview: Liverpool vs. Napoli - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's must-win Champions League clash between Liverpool and Napoli, including predictions, team news and head-to-head records.
Dec 10, 14:44
Mohamed Salah celebrates with teammates after scoring against Bournemouth on December 8, 2018
How Liverpool could line up against Napoli
Sports Mole looks at how Liverpool could line up for their must-win Champions League showdown with Napoli at Anfield on Tuesday night.
Dec 10, 12:00
Daniel Sturridge celebrates scoring the opener during the Champions League group game between Liverpool and Paris Saint-Germain on September 18, 2018
Liverpool team news: Predicted XI vs. Burnley
Sports Mole looks at how Liverpool could line up for Wednesday's Premier League visit to Burnley, with Sadio Mane and Andrew Robertson both doubtful for the match.
Dec 3, 14:04
Joel Matip in action for Liverpool in pre-season on July 19, 2018
Fulham manager Claudio Ranieri keen to sign Liverpool defender Joel Matip?
New Fulham manager Claudio Ranieri is reportedly targeting a deal for Liverpool defender Joel Matip in the January transfer window.
Nov 14, 18:32
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

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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Liverpool22183150104057
2Manchester CityMan City22172359174253
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs22160646222448
4Chelsea22145340172347
5Arsenal22125546321441
6Manchester UnitedMan Utd22125544321241
7Watford229583232032
8Leicester CityLeicester229492625131
9West Ham UnitedWest Ham229493032-231
10Everton228683331230
11Wolverhampton WanderersWolves228592328-529
12Bournemouth2283113142-1127
13Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton2275102430-626
14Crystal Palace2264122028-822
15Burnley2263132343-2021
16Southampton2247112339-1619
17Cardiff CityCardiff2254131941-2219
18Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2246121631-1518
19Fulham2235142049-2914
20Huddersfield TownHuddersfield2225151337-2411

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