Breakthrough Liverpool marketing campaign ‘a dream come true’ for Alexander-Arnold


Trent Alexander-Arnold is hoping to make a 12th European look within the Champions League ultimate, capping a “dream” season with Liverpool.

Information 11 Could 2018, 16:58 IST


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Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold

Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold says he has been residing the dream this season and is eager to nail down a Champions League ultimate beginning spot.

The 19-year-old had performed solely 12 first-team matches previous to this marketing campaign, however has established himself as a key man for Jurgen Klopp, notably in Europe.

Alexander-Arnold, who collected Liverpool’s Younger Participant of the Season award this week, has made 11 appearances and scored twice within the Champions League – together with qualifiers – and now hopes to start out in opposition to Actual Madrid within the ultimate in Kiev on Could 26, which is extra probably following Joe Gomez’s ankle damage.

“[This is] a dream come true,” he informed Liverpool’s official web site. “There’s one thing particular concerning the Champions League and it is all the time been a dream to play in that competitors.

“To get the possibility to, particularly 11 occasions, is an honour and I really like doing it and hopefully I will get the possibility within the ultimate.”

Alexander-Arnold has been tipped for an England call-up and educated with Gareth Southgate’s facet in latest months, however insists he’s nonetheless studying at Liverpool.

“It is an honour each time I get the possibility to exit on to the pitch, whether or not it’s beginning or as a sub, so I am simply glad to get on the pitch at any time when I can,” he stated.

“Hopefully there shall be many extra appearances to come back.

“I feel I am all the time prepared to be taught and take heed to the coaches and the supervisor and take heed to the recommendation of the gamers within the crew as effectively, so at any time when I get the recommendation I attempt to take it on board and simply attempt to assist myself get higher.”

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