Liverpool have finally unveiled Cameroon defender Joel Matip.
The defender had earlier in the year reached an agreement with Liverpool after his contract with German club Schalke 04 expired and has now been officially registered by Liverpool following the opening of the transfer window this morning.
Joel Matip refused to renew his contract with Schalke 04 and is expected to be a vital member of Liverpool’s squad under Jurgen Klopp.A statement on the clubs website reads;
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“Joel Matip has today officially been registered as a Liverpool player, finalising his transfer to the club.
Matip will take part in the start of pre-season training with his new teammates at Melwood on Saturday, when Jürgen Klopp’s side begin preparations for the 2016-17 campaign”.