Trent Alexander-Arnold had an unbelievable end to his breakthrough Premier League season as the 19-year-old was named in Gareth Southgate’s England squad for the upcoming world cup in Russia.
The unexpected call up to the national team surprised quite a few pundits and supporters alike with the youngster previously uncapped by the Three Lions.
The right-back was one of the many youngster who benefited from Southgate’s decision to name a squad based on ability as well as fitness with many seasoned veterans missing out on a place.
Liverpool fans were undoubtedly excited on hearing the news and seemed even more elated after seeing rumoured transfer target James Maddison’s brilliant tweet congratulating the teenager for securing a place on the plane to Russia.
With the 21-year-old midfielder viewed as long term target, fans seem hopeful that his budding relation with Arnold will help convince him to make the switch to Anfield in the future.