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Matip Barcelona move unthinkable as Liverpool man prepares to answer call

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That came earlier in the week when reports in Spain suggested Barcelona were considering bolstering their defensive resources with a January move for Liverpool centre-back Joel Matip.

Indeed, his imperious display in the second leg of the Champions League semi-final against the Spaniards in 2019 perhaps went a long way to explaining their interest.

I don't know.

But in terms of talent, Jurgen Klopp is in no doubt Matip can answer the call and become a defensive fulcrum once more.

Is it the best moment of his career?

"Since he has been with us he has been pretty much incredible," says the Liverpool boss.

But with Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez facing a battle to be fit again this season, Matip has now been elevated as Liverpool's senior - and, in fact, only - available recognised centre-back.
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