Liverpool defender Joel Matip will miss the rest of the season due to a foot injury, the Premier League champions stated on Tuesday.
Centre again Matip, who has been restricted to 13 games in all competitions this season, sustained the injury throughout Liverpool’s goalless draw with native rivals Everton earlier this month.
He additionally missed their 4-zero dwelling win over Crystal Palace final week.
“This season I will be not back on the pitch but for next season, I hope I’m going to be quite early a direct help for the team,” Matip instructed Liverpool’s web site.
The 28-year-outdated missed 84 days of motion earlier within the marketing campaign due to a knee injury earlier than returning in January.