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BIG BLOW: Joel Matip set to miss next 10 games for Liverpool

Liverpool FC have been dealt a huge injury blow as Joel Matip is set to face a lengthy spell on the sidelines. The Cameroon international has been an unsung hero at the back for the Reds although the likes of Virgil Van Dijk, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Andy Robertson receive the plaudits occasionally, and deservedly so. His partnership with Van Dijk has produced a world-class backline that has seen Liverpool improve immensely in defense. The player has been consistent for a while now, and was key to Liverpool's UEFA Champions League triumph last season. However, Klopp will now have to improvise as Joel Matip will be out for up to six weeks as he continues on his way to recovery from a knee problem that has plagued him. The central defender picked up the knock in the Premier League...