The shocking decline of Trent Alexander Arnold

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In a situation where England are chasing a goal, being able to bring on a PL & CL winning right-back who was creative enough to get 15 assists in a PL season (and 13 in the season before that) is a pretty valuable option. I'd absolutely take that on my bench over some solid but much less talented option.
 

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Walker isnt good. He should be behind Trent, AWB, James in the pecking order and fighting it out with Matt Cash at Villa for 4th choice
Crazy. Walker is by far England's best option at right back in my opinion.
 

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Forget defending how can you leave a player with delivery as good as that out? He can literally win you matches from just 1 or 2 plays. If you need a goal it's beyond stupid to not being him.
 

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If he's not in the squad it screams Southgate sees him as a potential disturbance unless he is first choice. A "bad tourist" as they say.
Second this. I think Southgate has left him out for non playing related reasons. Can't see any other reason why he wouldn't take him at least as an option.
 

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I still think Southgate should have given him a go in midfield since we don't really have many options.
 

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It seems like such an easy solution. You've got a great attacking right back and a great defensive right back. Take both.
 

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Exactly that.


It won't come down to a striker/forward and a RB competing for the last spot.
If its we need a goal and need to bring someone on reasoning then its definitely Trent v an attacker.
 

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If its we need a goal and need to bring someone on reasoning then its definitely Trent v an attacker.
I’ll laugh if England are chasing a goal with a sub left and they take off Walker for super assister Arnold instead of an attacker.