Liverpool Gunning For Back To Back Champions League Glory – Trent Alexander-Arnold
Liverpool wish to “win as several trophies as possible” in 2020, according to Trent Alexander-Arnold, who has already set his sights on a lot of success within the Champions League.
The Reds picked up a unique treble last year, following up a sixth European Cup triumph successfully within the UEFA Super Cup and Club World Cup.
Jurgen Klopp’s men are currently on target to feature a Premier League crown to their haul, having displayed a 13-point lead at the top of the standings after twenty fixtures .
Liverpool have a game in give second-placed Leicester and reigning champions Manchester city , additionally the Merseyside outfit have also managed to attain the fourth round of the fa Cup and reach the Champions League knockout stages once more, with a heavyweight last-16 tie against Atletico Madrid on the cards in Feb.
Alexander-Arnold is eager for Liverpool to copy last year’s success within the competition, whereas conjointly maintaining their domestic form through to may.
“Keeping up the momentum we’ve got and trying to copy 2019 as much as possible as a result of, if we try this, i believe a lot of trophies will come back,” the england international told the club’s official matchday programme once asked regarding his goals for 2020.
“With the position we are in within the Premier League, if we will replicate what we did within the half of the season then we’ll be in a solid position come may.
“Hopefully we will get to a different Champions League final too, however we’ve got a troublesome draw. Atletico Madrid are a stubborn team, one that’s exhausting to break down, and an infatuated team with an infatuated manager. It’ll be attention-grabbing to see the 2 managers on the sideline and see who is more passionate!
“We enjoyed the Champions League last year as a result of we had such a tricky run. each game we had to get to the final was against a unique style of opponent after a really tough group.
“We had a tricky group this year and a tricky round of sixteen opponent once more, however we prefer to be tested as a team as a result of it brings the most effective out of us. If you wish to be the most effective you have got to beat the most effective, thus for us it’s regarding testing ourselves as much as doable.
“Hopefully we’ll be able to return to Istanbul once more, which might be huge for the club, however to own an ideal 2020 we’d like to win as several trophies as doable.”
Liverpool will be back in Premier League action on Saturday, with a visit to north London to face Jose Mourinho’s Tottenham on the cards.
Klopp’s men are due to welcome Manchester United to Anfield eight days later, before bobbing up against Wolves at Molineux on January twenty three.
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