03 Jun Trent Alexander-Arnold injured in England pleasant in opposition to Austria
Trent Alexander-Arnold gave England an harm scare barely per week earlier than the European Championship by hobbling off with a suspected left thigh harm in a warmup match on Wednesday.
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The Liverpool proper again sustained the harm simply earlier than full time of the 1-Zero win over Austria whereas clearing the ball along with his left foot close to the touchline. No Austria participant was close to him.
Alexander-Arnold instantly signaled to return off, and ended up being helped across the perimeter of the sector by a member of England’s medical workers on the Riverside Stadium in Middlesbrough. Alexander-Arnold was seen shaking his head.
“It isn’t a very good signal to see him need to stroll off as he did,” Southgate instructed ITV tv. “We’ll know extra within the subsequent 24-48 hours.
“Let’s examine how Trent is first after which we’ll go from there,” the supervisor added.
Alexander-Arnold was one in all 4 right-backs chosen by Southgate within the 26-man squad for Euro 2020, so the team does have loads of cowl if he’s dominated out.
Ahead Jack Grealish additionally wanted an ice pack after he got here off within the second half however the participant stated it was only a little bit of stress to his shin and he was not involved.
Southgate rested Manchester Metropolis and Chelsea gamers after final Saturday’s Champions League closing in Portugal, with Jesse Lingard beginning a day after being lower from the match squad.
Bukayo Saka scored the successful aim for England, which has yet another warmup left — in opposition to Romania on Sunday — earlier than the match begins.
Data from the Related Press and Reuters was used on this report.