Matip has been a big hit at Liverpool since joining in the summer.
Liverpool's last win at the Riverside Stadium was back in 2002.
After Liverpool and Leeds United were drawn together in the last eight of the EFL Cup we reminisce on three memorable clashes between the two clubs from the last 25 years.
Reina, Carragher, Hyypia, Alonso, Mascherano, Gerrard, Torres: the Reds' failure to lift the title between 2007 and 2009 feels like a missed opportunity.
Sami Hyypia went from unknown Finn to modern day legend.
Liverpool have agreed to sign defender Joel Matip from Schalke.
Former players, former members of the coaching team and an ex-member of a rival club's backroom staff have all been linked with a role at Anfield.
Liverpool’s assistant manager Colin Pascoe is to follow first-team coach Mike Marsh in leaving the club.
Brighton lost 2-1 to Reading on Tuesday and they have scored just once in five away games.
Hyypia has been the man that Liverpool fans seem to want as a defensive coach, should the Reds eventually appoint one.