"I think he has also slightly restricted his options, because he hasn't been able to blood these players so they are more familiar and able to come into a game like this".
Joe Gomez is still sidelined with a lower leg fracture, but Matip participated in a team training session at Melwood on Thursday for the first time since fracturing his collarbone against Paris Saint-Germain last month.
Matip, who has been out since the beginning of December with a broken collar bone, is back in full training again and could feature at the Amex Stadium.
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"We are fine. A season is always like this. It's not cool in this moment but in two weeks it will probably be okay", he said.
"Let's play football. Nothing else".
With all three centre-backs out, Fabinho will now have to step into the centre-half role in a partnership with Van Dijk. Using the quality and the potential of the boys in the best way we can, train on all-important things like different systems.
"Hopefully we don't have a lot of normal weeks because we want to stay in the Champions League as long as possible".
"That said, there was a fantastic save late on from Shaqiri, that was Ruddy tipping it onto the post, and it was an absolutely stunning save and they were inches from taking it to a replay and it did take a very good Neves goal to beat them".