Trent Alexander-Arnold says England must toughen defensively to stand a gamble of winning Euro 2020.
Gareth Southgate’s team can stable a place at subsequent year’s finals if they beat the Czech Republic on Friday.
“We possess now to concede much less desires,” Alexander-Arnold acknowledged. “We all know the place to toughen and the place to work on.”
An bright advance upon at St Mary’s final month saw an error by Michael Keane wait on the Kosovans, a hundred and twentieth within the Fifa rankings, steal the lead after elegant 34 seconds.
“If we are desirous to be thought to be indubitably one of doubtlessly the easiest teams in Europe and dash some distance within the Euros, and strive to steal the competition, our desires conceded could maybe presumably possess to be fewer,” acknowledged the Liverpool beefy-lend a hand.
“Kosovo, in actuality, were an underrated side and we had huge respect for them earlier than the game and we knew they had threats.
“Luckily for us we were ready to outscore them but we were no longer overjoyed with the desires we conceded and we’ve to work on it.”
The 21-year-extinct made his global debut final year and used to be allotment of the squad that reached the World Cup semi-finals, but made merely one look in some unspecified time in the future of that competition within the third-place play-off.
An ever-fresh for Liverpool this season, who possess received their first eight Premier League suits conceding only six desires, he began in opposition to the Kosovans earlier than Kieran Trippier.
The Merseyside-born defender revealed the England avid gamers were planning a assembly earlier than Friday’s qualifier in Prague and the day out to Sofia to face Bulgaria three days later.
“As avid gamers we analyse our games, all of us know in some unspecified time in the future of the game what goes on moral and what’s no longer,” he acknowledged.
“No, we’ve no longer had the assembly but but we are able to over the next few days to be trot it doesn’t happen again. It is wanted to seem at lend a hand on our game and witness the place we’ve to toughen.
“The obvious one is that the quantity of desires we conceded used to be no longer true. It’s about making particular we get that moral this time.”