Proud moment for me: Trent Alexander-Arnold on making Guinness World Record

first_img Next Asian News International LiverpoolOctober 17, 2019UPDATED: October 17, 2019 16:24 IST Liverpool’s Trent Alexander-Arnold during the English Premier League soccer match (Reuters Photo)HIGHLIGHTSAlexander-Arnold racked in a total of 12 assists during the 2018/19 seasonHe achieved 16 assists in all competitions, out of which 12 came in the Premier League seasonEarlier this year he was named in the Champions League squad of the yearLiverpool’s defender Trent Alexander-Arnold has forged his name into the Guinness World Records book after the most number of assists by a defender in a single season of Premier League.The 21-year-old racked in a total of 12 assists during the 2018/19 season and as a result, forged his name into the records book.He achieved 16 assists in all competitions, out of which 12 came in the Premier League season.”It is an honour. I have always wanted to go forward and help the team to create as many chances as possible. It is obviously down to the lads to put the ball into the back of the net, because football is a team game and without them, the manager and all the support in the background, this record wouldn’t be possible,” Liverpool’s official website quoted Arnold as saying.”I always used to read the Guinness World Records book as a kid because they are fun to read, to see the different records and what people are up to all around the world. It is an unbelievably proud moment for me and all of my family – and hopefully something that will stand for a few years,” he added.Arnold has claimed the record from Everton’s duo of Andy Hinchcliffe (1994/95 season) and Leighton Baines (2010/11 season).The player has been having an exceptional season with Liverpool as earlier this year he was named in the Champions League squad of the year.Arnold and his team-mate Andrew Robertson have had an impressive outing for their team, and they both had a combined total of 29 assists in all competitions.advertisementRobertson achieved an impressive 11 in the Premier League, and a further two in the Champions League, leaving Alexander-Arnold with the Guinness World Records title.Also Read | Premier League: Paul Pogba, David De Gea ruled out of Manchester United clash with LiverpoolAlso see:For sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byNitin Kumar Tags :Follow LiverpoolFollow Alexander-Arnold Proud moment for me: Trent Alexander-Arnold on making Guinness World RecordLiverpool’s defender Trent Alexander-Arnold has written his name into the Guinness World Record for most number of assists by a defender in a single season of Premier League.advertisementlast_img

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