Trent Alexander-Arnold’s classification as a midfielder in the England squad, though he predominantly plays as a full-back for Liverpool, raises questions about England’s strategy for the versatile player.
Alexander-Arnold embraces England
However, he sees clarity in his role, emphasizing that he’s comfortable playing in midfield and adjusting his playstyle. Manager Gareth Southgate might deploy him in midfield for the Euro 2024 qualifiers, with James Maddison and Jude Bellingham unavailable.
He appreciates the opportunity to reaffirm his standing as an international midfielder and draws inspiration from players like John Stones and Rodri in adapting from defense to midfield.