Video: Jurgen Klopp praises Liverpool’s ‘little hero’ Trent Alexander-Arnold
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp branded youngster Trent Alexander Arnold “our little hero” after his goalscoring exploits against Hoffenheim tonight.
The 18-year-old right-back bagged his first senior goal with a spectacular free-kick that broke the deadlock and gave the Reds a crucial away goal in this evening’s Champions League qualification playoff first leg.
After a 1-2 win for his side, Klopp lavished praise on Alexander-Arnold. He prescribed a cold bath and a warm bed for the teenager after his big night.
Here’s what Klopp said about Alexander-Arnold in his post-match interview…
"Our little hero." 😇
Jürgen Klopp is full of praise for 18-year-old Trent Alexander-Arnold after he scored on his European debut. pic.twitter.com/o4p4DqYGHL
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