Could Trent Alexander-Arnold be out of the World Cup? Liverpool suffer new injuries in Arsenal defeat

Trent Alexander-Arnold of Liverpool and England
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The debate about Liverpool star Trent Alexander-Arnold’s England prospects has taken a fresh turn following his injury in yesterday’s defeat to Arsenal.

Despite being selected in Gareth Southgate’s squad for the Nations League double-header against Italy and Germany, he remained on the bench for both games. With England struggling for a creative spark as their winless run extended to six matches, many supporters have clamoured for Alexander-Arnold’s inclusion.

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Sean Cole

Sean Cole is a freelance journalist. He has written for FourFourTwo, BBC Sport and When Saturday Comes among others. A Birmingham City supporter and staunch Nikola Zigic advocate, he once scored a hat-trick at St. Andrew’s (in a half-time game). He also has far too many football shirts and spends far too much time reading the Wikipedia pages of obscure players.