Liverpool right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold has taken to social media site Twitter to say he is ready and hungrier than ever for the 2018-19 campaign, with supporters praising his attitude in response.
The England international had a good experience out at the World Cup and featured during the Three Lions’ 1-0 defeat to Belgium in the final group game, become only their fourth teenager ever to start at the World Cup.
Alexander-Arnold has since returned to Merseyside, and now he seems prepared for the upcoming campaign which starts this weekend as Liverpool host West Ham United at Anfield on Sunday.
Taking to Twitter, the talented young right-back says he is hungrier than ever, with the Reds supporters responding in kind.
The real Scouse Cafu— J Knight (@Jmknight86) August 10, 2018
Forever love your attitude ❤️— KT ♥️✨ (@firmihoe) August 10, 2018
Your determination is what makes a true sportsperson successful ☺— Gamuchirai (@gdsangoya5) August 10, 2018
Bring the PL title home, lad.— Rougéz (@dboetan7i) August 10, 2018
Future legend— m (@pulisensio) August 10, 2018
Future skipper— Michel (@Coutinderson) August 10, 2018
Love this attitude— Joseff roberts (@joseff_roberts) August 10, 2018
The 19-year-old enjoyed a dream campaign at Anfield last season, breaking into the starting XI and going on to feature in more than 30 games in all competitions, including a start in the Champions League final.
Liverpool will be hoping to go one further this time around after they succumbed to a 3-1 defeat to Real Madrid in Kiev last May, and they have gone about their business in a positive fashion this summer.
Big-money arrivals Naby Keita, Fabinho and goalkeeper Alisson will no doubt improve the quality of Liverpool’s starting XI, while fellow arrival Xherdan Shaqiri will provide extra depth and quality to the attack.
The Reds are widely regarded as the favourites to challenge Manchester City for the Premier League title this season, and many feel they now have the tools to end their long wait for England’s number one trophy.
As for Alexander-Arnold, he will be hoping to consolidate himself in Jurgen Klopp’s first-team plans and impressive club form could edge him closer to a regular spot for the England national team.