Trent Alexander-Arnold Creates Premier League History During Wolves Vs. Liverpool
Trent Alexander-Arnold has become the first defender to record 10 or more assists in multiple Premier League seasons.
The 21-year-old brilliantly created Liverpool's goal against Wolves as he whipped in a superb corner for Henderson who bundled home in the eighth minute.
The right-back brought up his 10th assist of the season and in doing so, became the first defender to register 10 or more assists in multiple league campaigns.
Liverpool lead Wolves thanks to a captain's goal from Jordan Henderson :muscle:- Football on BT Sport (@btsportfootball) January 23, 2020
Trent Alexander-Arnold with just his 10th Premier League assist of the season... Madness. pic.twitter.com/wlPdq4hljb
Trent Alexander-Arnold becomes the first defender to register 10 or more assists in multiple Premier League seasons.
He's now got 22 Premier League assists since the start of last season.
Wand of a right foot.#LFC
- bet365 (@bet365) January 23, 2020
He's now got an impressive 22 assists since the start of last season, which is one more than Lionel Messi.
Alexander-Arnold is five behind Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne who has 15 assists this term.
Only 2 players have registered 10+ assists in the Premier League this season:
:flag_be: Kevin De Bruyne (15)
:flag_black: Trent Alexander-Arnold (10)
Unbelievable creativity from RB. :dart: pic.twitter.com/anHq9qrXwk
- Statman Dave (@StatmanDave) January 23, 2020
Naturally, the England international's heroics got fans talking on social media.
Trent Alexander-Arnold and assisting from corners. Name a better combo.
- Samue (@SamueILFC) January 23, 2020
Trent Alexander Arnold(22)has more assists than Lionel Messi(21) since the start of last season:flushed: #LIVWOL
- Chris (@ftblChriis) January 23, 2020
Ten assists for Trent Alexander Arnold in the Premier League. He's a right back. Crazy numbers.
- Matthew Hirsch (@MattHirsch08) January 23, 2020
10 assists in the Premier League now for Alexander-Arnold, 23 games. He's a right back averaging nearly an assist in every other game.
- DaveOCKOP (@DaveOCKOP) January 23, 2020
How many assists will Alexander-Arnold finish on this season? Let us know your prediction in the comments.