Joel Matip, Cameroonian International,has won EPL’s player of the month award. It is the first time the Liverpool Centre-back is winning such an award ever since he joined Liverpool in 2016.
Liverpool played four EPL matches this month and Joel Matip played a vital role in all the matches as the kept 3 clean sheets. He also scored in Liverpool’s 6-0 win over Leeds United and provided one assist.
However, the indomitable lions of Cameroon will be playing World Cup qualification match against Algeria without the defender. The Cameroonian International hasn’t featured for his country since 2014. He has been persuaded several times to return back to the team but he refused, citing disrespect and bad treatment from football officials years ago.
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