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Trent Alexander-Arnold will find it ‘DIFFICULT’ to start for England at World Cup, says Ferdinand


Trent Alexander-Arnold will discover it ‘DIFFICULT’ to start out for England on the World Cup, says Rio Ferdinand after Ajax error… as Michael Owen claims Liverpool star is making an attempt to get attacking ‘brownie factors’ to make up for defensive errors

  • Trent Alexander-Arnold made one other defensive mistake in Liverpool’s win 
  • He failed to trace Steven Berghuis in lead as much as Mohammed Kudus’ purpose for Ajax 
  • The 23-year-old was additionally at fault for some targets scored by Napoli final week 
  • Rio Ferdinand and Michael Owen insists he’s not favorite to start out for England 
  • Click on right here for all the newest World Cup 2022 information and updates

Rio Ferdinand claims Trent Alexander-Arnold is up in opposition to it to start out for England on the World Cup this winter after making one other defensive error for Liverpool of their win in opposition to Ajax.

The Reds and England defender failed to trace the run from Steven Berghuis, whose cut-back was rifled into the online by Mohammed Kudus, cancelling out Mohamed Salah‘s opener.

Jurgen Klopp‘s males went on to spare the 23-year-old right-back’s blushes by successful the Champions League Group A match due to Joel Matip’s header late on at Anfield.

Trent Alexander-Arnold will struggle to start for England at the World Cup, says Rio Ferdinand

Trent Alexander-Arnold will battle to start out for England on the World Cup, says Rio Ferdinand

The Reds right-back failed to track Steven Berghuis in the build-up to Mohammed Kudus' goal

The Reds right-back failed to trace Steven Berghuis within the build-up to Mohammed Kudus’ purpose

However it was one other defensive error from Alexander-Arnold, who was additionally responsible of poor defending in final week’s chastening defeat by Napoli.

And talking to BT Sport, a considerably perplexed Ferdinand insists Alexander-Arnold’s recreation at present shouldn’t be suited to how Three Lions boss Gareth Southgate is more likely to set his facet up in Qatar. 

Ferdinand requested: ‘Is Jurgen Klopp saying to him “you’re in this team to create chances?” Is he treating him like he is a No 10 on this staff from right-back?’

He then stated: ‘The sport within the right-back place has modified a lot. The likes of [Joao] Cancelo and Reece James are dictating video games and getting extra touches than anybody within the recreation.

The 23-year-old's blushes were spared thanks to Joel Matip's late winner at Anfield

The 23-year-old’s blushes have been spared due to Joel Matip’s late winner at Anfield

‘Is he telling him “the guys behind you, they’re responsible for defensive situations, and you go out there and play off the cuff” with out the noose round your neck to be accountable defensively? 

‘I believe it is going to be troublesome for Trent to start out for England, with the way in which Gareth has set his staff up in current months and time passed by.

‘Jurgen Klopp shouldn’t be his weakest attributes. He’s saying “what are his best attributes and how can I get him out there producing the best parts of his game and amplify the positives?”‘

Former Liverpool striker Michael Owen believes the Reds academy product is looking for ‘brownie factors’ in an attacking sense to compensate for errors he might make defensively.

England boss Gareth Southgate

Ex-Man United defender Rio Ferdinand

Ferdinand believes Alexander-Arnold’s type doesn’t swimsuit the set-up of Gareth Southgate

Owen additionally instructed his defensive recreation has turn into extra uncovered not too long ago with captain Jordan Henderson out injured, and agreed with Ferdinand that Southgate is unlikely to choose him as a result of he snubbed him when he was taking part in properly at first of 2021. 

‘It is virtually like he’s making an attempt to get his brownie factors from an attacking standpoint,’ Owen stated. ‘It’s virtually like a purpose will deflect from errors he has made out of a defensive standpoint.

‘That’s fairly the alternative from how a traditional defender would react, who would say “get the defending done first, it is a bonus if I can [get forward]”. It’s not for him.

‘It’s “can I make an assist? Can I score a goal? And do I have to do my defending?” That may be the function Jurgen Klopp is asking him to play.

Michael Owen believes he is trying to earn 'brownie points' in attack to make up for errors

Michael Owen believes he’s making an attempt to earn ‘brownie factors’ in assault to make up for errors

‘It is virtually like he has to attain a purpose… that is how I used to suppose! Even when I performed badly, if I scored, I assumed “sod the game, I scored”. However for a defender it is clear sheet first.

‘I can solely assume Jurgen Klopp is saying “yeh, go and do it, you have got so much talent”. However the one drawback is now they have not bought Jordan Henderson plugging the hole.  

‘Gareth Southgate did not decide Trent Alexander-Arnold when he was completely flying and he and Liverpool have been prime notch. As issues stand, if he did not decide him then, he isn’t going to be his first alternative now.’

Ex-Liverpool goalkeeper Rachel Brown-Finnis added Alexander-Arnold lacks the ‘psychological sharpness’ when defending, and known as on him to ‘sharpen up’ to turn into an much more helpful asset for Klopp. 

Jordan Henderson is currently out injured

Ex-Liverpool striker Michael Owen

The ex-Reds striker additionally believes he’s lacking the presence of captain Jordan Henderson

‘Trent switched off (for Ajax purpose),’ she stated. ‘Trent has eyes on Berghuis however when the ball will get performed behind him, he wants to trace the run. 

‘It is virtually like he would not perceive the function from a defensive standpoint… He is the quickest participant at Liverpool. It is virtually prefer it would not appear to register with him as shortly. 

‘There’s not fairly that psychological sharpness to have that very same function. Does Klopp need him doing these issues or is he extra measured on his attacking prowess? 

‘Nobody doubts his attacking capabilities however he’d be extra helpful to the staff if he might sharpen up and have that software in the important thing moments.’

Rachel Brown-Finnis added Alexander-Arnold lacks the 'mental sharpness' when defending

Rachel Brown-Finnis added Alexander-Arnold lacks the ‘psychological sharpness’ when defending



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