The Liverpool centre-back is fit again, but he can't play ahead of Joe Gomez.
Liverpool have received a timely double boost for the visit of Manchester United.
Andrew Robertson and Joel Matip are important players for Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool.
Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool have been amazing this year and 10 of the Reds contingent are in the shortlist - but not Anfield ace Joel Matip.
The Liverpool defender has not featured for the Reds since October and Jurgen Klopp recently said he'd be out until the New Year at least.
The Liverpool centre-back has been out of action for over a month.
Joel Matip looks set to be sidelined for a while longer at Liverpool, after being out of action since October.
Liverpool defender Joel Matip could be set to miss out for another few weeks yet with injury.
Liverpool could have no fewer than six absentees for the trip to Crystal Palace.
Liverpool defender Joel Matip could be out for up to six weeks.
Liverpool and Manchester City will be interested in Manchester United’s Paul Pogba, suggests Darren Bent.
Premier League Saints want Wesley Hoedt, Guido Carrillo, Moi Elyounoussi and Mario Lemina out the door - and this could be good news for Celtic at least.
West Ham United have really struggled at the back without Winston Reid - is he set to swap the Premier League for the MLS?
Arsenal reportedly want Arsene Wenger back.
Sunderland boss Phil Parkinson has won January's League One Manager of the Month award.
Leeds United striker Jean-Kevin Augustin is yet to make his debut since arriving at Elland Road.
Tottenham Hotspur, Arsenal and West Ham United all want Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana.
Tottenham Hotspur's Luis Binks has linked up for the time being with a former Arsenal striker.
Tottenham Hotspur's Jan Vertonghen is said to have interest, but are Liverpool among his suitors?
Tottenham Hotspur recently loaned Danny Rose to Newcastle United.