Klopp warns Liverpool star Alexander-Arnold ‘couldn’t play’ if mooted concern true; disagrees with pundit over key moment

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has insisted that Trent Alexander-Arnold would not be playing if he could not defend, following his all-round performance against West Ham.The 23-year-old has become one of the cornerstones of Klopp’s team following his initial breakthrough. What’s more, he has become a symbol for the modern full-back with his goal contributions.
In fact, he reached 16 assists for the season by laying on Sadio Mane’s winner against West Ham on Saturday.
But he was influential at the other end, too. After Pablo Fornals chipped Alisson Becker, Alexander-Arnold saved the ball off the line.
Furthermore, he then recovered to steer the ball away from goal after Nicola Vlasic’s deflected shot.
England international Alexander …