Matthew was a Chelsea player from the age of nine before he and his family moved to the local area and he signed for Liverpool as an U11.
His fine awareness out on the field allows him to excel in the central-midfield role.
Matthew has good technical ability and is a regular member of the U23 squad.
On January 11 2018, Virtue sealed a loan move to League Two outfit Notts County until the end of the 2017-18 campaign.
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