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Why Trent Alexander-Arnold Is Better Than Reece James

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One of the healthy debates going on in the world sport is involving two of England's best right-backs. The duo of Trent Alexander-Arnold of Liverpool FC and Reece James of Chelsea FC have become an object of comparison between football fans far and wide.Photo Credit: Football.London

However, the Blues defender Reece James rose to prominence during the time of Frank Lampard as the head coach of Chelsea, and even after the departure of the club legend, the 21 years old remains an important part of Thomas Tuchel set up.

Reece James was instrumental to the Blues course when they surprise the whole of Europe by claiming the champions league title last season.Photo Credit: Sky Sports

On the other hand, Trent Alexander-Arnold is renowned for his ball distribution in the final third of the pitch, that attribute earned him the right-back slot at Liverpool, and he is one of the consistent names that always make the matchday squad.

As much as both Reece James and Trent Alexander-Arnold discharge their defensive end offensive role well, there is one thing that made the Liverpool player better than the Chelsea player.

Trent Alexander-Arnold is likened to David Beckham because of his eye for goal and often converts free kicks and hardly has a season gone without the Liverpool man scoring from the outside box 18.

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The 23 years old has converted more than 5 free kicks in his career while Reece James' most talked about free-kick was the one he scored against Leeds United during his loan spell at Wigan Athletic.

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Conclusively, Reece James should always be a deputy to Trent Alexander-Arnold whenever they are called to the national team but they both remain the first choice at their respective clubs.

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