Months after Neymar joined Paris Saint-Germain from Barcelona, rumours of him returning to Spain have started doing the rounds. However, critics of the 30-year-old claim that he still needs to prove his ability elsewhere in Europe - much like Cristiano Ronaldo did at Manchester United.
Liverpool will have to cope with five-time Ballon d'Or victor and four-time Champions League victor Ronaldo if they are to lift the trophy for a sixth time, though, and 19-year-old Alexander-Arnold admits that it will be an "honour" to face one of the game's all-time greats.
"I don't compete with Cristiano", he told TyC Sports.
He has won a host of awards, too, collecting the Golden Boot, the Premier League Player of the Year prize, the FWA Footballer of the Year and the PFA Player of the Year awards.
To finish at Real Madrid would be a big hit to us ...
'It would make the Real Madrid team even stronger than it is already.
"I'm not tempted to leave Barca", Messi told TyCSports. It's the best team in the world, the best city in the world, my children already have their friends. Definitely, they are great players'. Every year I fight to win everything.
"I don't need to go to another team to show anything to anyone", he said. It stimulates me to see Real Madrid again in the Champions League final, to see them winning leagues.
And the Egypt worldwide, who will compete in the World Cup in Russian Federation this summer, has subsequently been linked with a potential exit from Anfield, with Real sure to be potential suitors.
"It's a weight that we carry and we want to overcome it", he said.