Alexander-Arnold sends message to in attendance Gareth Southgate after Liverpool winner

Trent Alexander-Arnold has despatched a pointed message on Instagram after scoring a late winner for Liverpool with Gareth Southgate watching in individual.

It got here in a vital win at Anfield on Saturday afternoon after beating Aston Villa 2-1, their first league house win in 2021.

But they did so in dramatic style, going a objective down after Ollie Watkins opened the scores for the guests simply earlier than half-time.

Mohamed Salah grabbed an equaliser shortly after the second half whistle because the Reds cranked up the stress.

However, it regarded like one other missed alternative with the match going in direction of a draw earlier than Alexander-Arnold struck.

Gareth Southgate was in attendance as Liverpool beat Aston Villa late on

The 22-year-old discovered himself in an uncommon left-wing position with the seconds ticking down.

Using Jacob Ramsey, he curled a shot previous Emiliano Martinez to earn the Reds the three factors with Southgate watching on.

Alexander-Arnold was dropped for the newest England squad final month and it led to some severe debates, not least between Gary Neville and Jamie Carragher.

And the teenager was eager to be sure that he was seen together with his newest submit on Instagram.

In an image of him celebrating his objective, the submit was captioned: “Are you not entertained?!”

It appeared an virtually level in direction of Southgate although the right-back, who has 12 caps for the Three Lions, has been criticised for his defending in current outings and was at fault in opposition to Real Madrid in the Champions League midweek.

But Jurgen Klopp was baffled by the choice to drop him from the worldwide set-up.

“I was surprised when he didn’t get the call-up. I respect the decision, of course I do. But I didn’t understand it,” stated the Reds boss final week.

“I am a manager myself, I make decisions every day, every weekend, every midweek about team selections and squad selections.

“We all the time make selections that different folks most likely don’t perceive.

“If Trent Alexander-Arnold is just not in the squad of England then England should have an especially good squad, let me say it like this.”

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