Trent AlexanderArnolds 40yard pass was heavenly – Crooks

first_imgLiverpool full-back Trent Alexander-Arnold’s 40-yard pass in Saturday’s 1-0 win over Brighton was “heavenly”, says former Tottenham striker Garth CrooksThe 19-year-old proved to be a constant threat in the game at Anfield and made more open play crosses (5) than any other Liverpool player.The most notable moment came when Alexander-Arnold made a 40-yard half volley cross to Mohamed Salah, who scored the match-winner in the 23rd minute.Below is a clip of the momentAfter being included in his “Team of the Week”, Crooks lavished praise on Alexander-Arnold.Tammy Abraham, ChelseaChelsea hat-trick hero Tammy Abraham hopes for more Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Tammy Abraham hopes this season will be his big breakthrough at Chelsea after firing his first hat-trick for the club in Saturday’s 5-2 win at Wolves.He told the BBC: “This lad gets better every time I see him. Against a dogged Brighton, the Liverpool and England full-back showed a maturity well beyond his years.“I was surprised to see Arnold standing on his own ready to take the free-kick that hit the bar while Mohamed Salah and James Milner stood and watched.“Alexander-Arnold is a defender who loves to play forward, not square or back, because he’s not afraid and has the talent to do it.“But the moment of the match for me was the 40-yard pass to the feet of Salah on the other side of the pitch. I thought I’d died and gone to heaven. What a ball.”Liverpool have won all three of their opening Premier League games without conceding a goal.Next up for the Reds will be Leicester City on Saturday at the King Power Stadium.last_img

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