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      Joel Matip Player Thread

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      Robby The Z
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #600: Oct 22, 2019 09:05:36 pm
      Watch it again, rashford makes 2 dummy runs. You can't defend everything. Sometimes you just have to hold your hands up and say the striker was better at that moment in time

      I thought  Joel played alright. Has a sore knee again and didn't travel. Hopefully this is not becoming chronic.
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #601: Oct 24, 2019 06:00:53 pm
      Watch it again, rashford makes 2 dummy runs. You can't defend everything. Sometimes you just have to hold your hands up and say the striker was better at that moment in time

      Exactly, he's human after all. Hope he's back for Sunday.
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #602: Oct 24, 2019 11:19:57 pm
      Watch it again, rashford makes 2 dummy runs. You can't defend everything. Sometimes you just have to hold your hands up and say the striker was better at that moment in time

      I know mate but with his gangly giraffe legs  ;D, I was hoping he could have got something on it, but if he did, it most likely would have gone in the back of the net anyways!
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #603: Oct 28, 2019 08:05:04 pm
      Out for 6 weeks apparently
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #604: Oct 28, 2019 08:10:42 pm
      Not good news at all. Happy we kept Dejan despite his obvious short comings. We would be in a bit of a whole now if it was just Joe and Virg.
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #605: Oct 28, 2019 08:22:02 pm
      Luckily we have Lovren and Gomez. I’m positive both will do a job for us.
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #606: Oct 29, 2019 03:30:02 am
      Disappointing for Matip who form been very good this season but it isn't anything new from him. Every season he seem to miss a period of time with injury. This just provides a opportunity for Lovren or Gomez to get their spot back next to VvD. 
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #607: Oct 29, 2019 09:05:27 am
      I want to see Joe cement his place again, he was superb last season before his injury, had such a good partnership with Virgil. Lovren just makes me nervous every time I see him, overall he is a very good defender but he has far to many lapses of concentration.
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #608: Oct 29, 2019 09:30:08 am
      Big blow for the City game as Lovren seems to be the preferred alternative.
      His lack of pace will be a major concern as Trent is often caught up field.
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #609: Oct 29, 2019 09:30:25 am
      I'm glad Klopp held on to Lovren now.
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #610: Oct 29, 2019 06:07:29 pm
      I'm glad Klopp held on to Lovren now.


      I'm not he is an accident waiting to happen, why not bring on Gomez, now Gomes must think he is never going to get a game
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #611: Oct 29, 2019 10:10:50 pm
      Gutted. Get well soon Joel.
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #612: Oct 30, 2019 12:09:54 am

      I'm not he is an accident waiting to happen, why not bring on Gomez, now Gomes must think he is never going to get a game

      Gomez ahead of Lovren or not it was the correct decision to keep hold of Dejan, we cant play a full season with 3 bloody centre backs.

      Gomez on the seasons showing so far is correctly down in 4th position  because hes been poor when he has played.

      Matip and Lovren have found themselves in 4th choice in the last few years and fought back up the pecking order, and now it is Joe's turn to do so.

      He can have no complaints to be honest, but like Lovren his time will come where we will need him. For now, we will need him Wednesday.
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #613: Nov 01, 2019 05:10:25 pm
      Big blow out do 6 weeks probably won’t back until the new year
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #614: Dec 03, 2019 07:51:36 pm
      Any news on how Joel is getting on
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #615: Jan 01, 2020 01:37:28 pm
      How is Joel's recovery going when is he going to be back
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #616: Jun 30, 2020 11:06:02 am
      Joel has a foot injury and he's out for the rest of the season.

      Let the lovren discussion commence.  :f_run:
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #617: Jun 30, 2020 11:09:58 am
      Matip is a very good CB but also very fragile.

      Not sure if he's a reliable long term third choice CB.

      We definitely need to sign a good back up CB this Summer.
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      Re: Joel Matip Player Thread
      Reply #618: Jun 30, 2020 12:59:11 pm
      Matip is a very good CB but also very fragile.

      Like the centre-back version of Aurelio, just made of glass!

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