Right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold has stated that it always means a bit more to claim an award which is determined by the fans.

Alexander-Arnold was huge for the Reds in December, which saw him awarded Liverpool’s Player of the Month.

It was Liverpool’s busiest period of the 2019-20 season, as the Reds had to deal with the Premier League, Champions League, Carabao Cup and the FIFA Club World Cup.

Alexander-Arnold was immense in the games he played, as he registered four assists and one goal within the month. He also played a huge part in Liverpool claiming the FIFA Club World Cup in Qatar.

Alexander-Arnold stated that it meant a lot to him in regards to being named as Liverpool’s Player of the Month for December.

Alexander-Arnold told Liverpoolfc.com: “It’s a massive award for me coming from the fans, so it means a lot. It was a good month for the club as a whole; we obviously won a trophy and had some good results in the league.

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LEICESTER, ENGLAND – DECEMBER 26: Trent Alexander-Arnold of Liverpool celebrates with teammates after scoring his team’s fourth 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 Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

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“I’m really proud and hopefully we’ll be able to keep up the good form.”

There is no denying Alexander-Arnold deserved this award. He has been huge for the Reds. The 21-year-old has been running games from right-back, which is quite an achievement when you reflect on it.

It is not a position where you can normally dominate a game from, but he has shown that it is possible.

The performance that stood out for us in December was when Alexander-Arnold registered two assists and one goal against Leicester City on Boxing Day.

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