Trent Alexander Arnold wins the ‘Premier League Young Player of the 2019-20 Season’

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LEICESTER, ENGLAND – DECEMBER 26: (THE SUN OUT, THE SUN ON SUNDAY OUT) Trent Alexander-Arnold of Liverpool celebrating after scoring a goal during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Liverpool FC at The King Power Stadium on December 26, 2019 in Leicester, United Kingdom. (Photo by John Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)

Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold was announced Premier League Young Player of the Year for the 2019-20 season.

Alexander-Arnold played a significant role in the title-winning season for Liverpool as he registered 13 assists as well as 14 clean sheets and scoring on 4 of the occasions in 38 league appearnces.

Alexander Arnold broke his own record of 12 assists – the most number of assists by a defender in a single Premier League season.

Arnold aided the Merseyside to their Champions League triumph last season and the historic league win after 30 long years this campaign.

The 21-year old has grown since his debut at the Merseyside club. The English International has a whole career ahead of him to become Europe’s best right-backs.

Eight-man shortlist included:

  • Jack Grealish (Aston Villa)
  • Mason Greenwood, Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford (Manchester United)
  • Christian Pulisic and Mason Mount (Chelsea), and
  • Dean Henderson (Sheffield United)

From the eight-man shortlist, the 21-year old emerged as the recipient of the award.

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