Tag: Alexis Sanchez

Arsene Wenger – Why it wasn’t a risk to play Alexis...

Arsene Wenger brought Alexis Sanchez on with Arsenal winning 2-0 and it seemed like he didn’t really have to.

Arsene Wenger - Watch again, Alexis is a part of it

Arsene Wenger did not seem to take too kindly to being told Alexis Sanchez should be spared some post-match criticism.

Arsene Wenger - I will still be managing next season, no...

Arsene Wenger has denied that there was any problems in the dressing room after the defeat against Bayern on Wednesday and confirmed he will remain in management, whatever happens at Arsenal.

Alexis Sanchez pictured in Italy

Alexis Sanchez scores against Bayern Munich
Alexis Sanchez has been granted leave by Arsenal and has gone to Italy for a short break with his friend following the Gunners' 5-1 thrashing at the hands of Bayern Munich.

Every player is replaceable says former Arsenal Invincible

Jens Lehmann appears optimistic that even if Alexis Sanchez leaves Arsenal, everything will be fine.

Arsenal fall apart and embarrass themselves against Bayern Munich

Arsenal completely fell apart in Munich after the loss of their captain to injury and now face yet another Last 16 Mission Impossible to qualify for the next round.

Bayern Munich star - Alexis Sanchez would do great here

Thiago
Bayern Munich's Thiago praised Alexis Sanchez ahead of Arsenal's trip to the Allianz on Wednesday night.

Could Arsenal cope without Alexis Sanchez?

Recent events have got me thinking: would life at Arsenal after Alexis Sanchez be so bad?

Top 5 Arsenal Valetine's Day partnerships

Love is in the air at London Colney but which Arsenal players are forming great partnerships?

Ridiculous claims over Alexis Sanchez and Arsenal

According to a report over the weekend, Arsenal are getting ready to accept a £43m bid for Alexis Sanchez from Juventus but this is a load of nonsense.

Arsenal player focus - Alexis brace masks mediocre performance v Hull

Despite being Arsenal's highest rated player on WhoScored.com (9.0) after scoring a brace against Hull City, Alexis Sanchez still wasn't in top gear at the Emirates on Saturday.

Arsenal convince few their problems are solved with nervy win over...

Alexis Sanchez
Arsenal got back to winning ways with a 2-0 win over Hull at the Emirates but they still look less than solid.

Juventus confident of landing Alexis Sanchez – report

Alexis scores against Burnley
Juventus are reportedly confident that they can put together a package that will entice Alexis Sanchez to Italy and fight off the competition, Paris Saint Germain and Atletico Madrid, although probably not China.

Manchester United defender - This Arsenal star is one of my...

Alexis Sanchez v Watford
Manchester United defender, Matteo Darmian, claims that Alexis Sanchez is one the toughest opponents in the Premier League.

Five things we learned from Arsenal’s horror show at Chelsea

Petr Cech
Although I think most of us were expecting an embarrassing performance and result against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, it's never nice to actually have to live through it.

Make or break time for Arsenal as 'mental strength' set to...

After a forgettable defeat on Tuesday night at the hands of Watford, it's even more of an important fixture for Arsenal as they make the short trip to west London with league leaders Chelsea up next.

Arsenal to make £50m move for injury-plagued international

Marco Reus
According to reports in both the Telegraph and Independent, Arsenal are weighing up an attempt to sign Borussia Dortmund winger Marco Reus as a potential replacement for Alexis Sánchez, should the talented Chilean refuse a contract extension in the coming months.

Why Arsenal fans should lighten up over Alexis Sanchez banner

Arsenal's dramatic win at home to Burnley on Sunday was underscored by huge controversy.

Pires explains what Alexis told him about new Arsenal contract

Alexis Sanchez, Robert Pires
Robert Pires has revealed that he spoke to Alexis last week about his contract renewal and explained that the Chilean just wants to play.

Arsenal dominate BBC Team of the Week

Arsenal team of the week
After moaning recently about Garth Crooks Team of the Week because he wasn’t picking Arsenal players, this week I’m going to complain because he did.

Player focus: Ice cold Alexis did this twice as much as...

Nacho Monreal and Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez had twice as many shots as any other player during Arsenal's 2-1 win over Burnley.

5 things we learned as Arsenal gave us heart attacks against...

Granit Xhaka
Arsenal managed to beat Burnley 2-1 at the Emirates on Sunday but it was far from a straight forward win.

Wenger gives his verdict on Alexis Sanchez's winning penalty for Arsenal...

Alexis scores against Burnley
Arsene Wenger has called Alexis Sanchez's penalty "too cool" after the Chilean stepped up in the dying seconds to give Arsenal all three points against Burnely.

Up or down? Xhaka knows what will determine Arsenal's future

Granit Xhaka believes that Alexis Sanchez can be a 'good role' model for younger players while warning against complacency against Burnley on Sunday.

Thierry Henry has huge advice for Alexis Sanchez over Arsenal contract

Alexis Sanchez scores v Swansea
Thierry Henry had some strong advice for Alexis Sanchez recently regarding his Arsenal contract.

Wenger trolls journo over Ozil and Alexis contracts

Arsene Wenger
Arsene Wenger was in a playful mood during his pre-Burnley press conference on Thursday morning.

Alexis Sanchez set to be swapped for €33m Juventus midfielder -...

Alexis Sanchez scores v Swansea
According to reports, Juventus are readying an offer for Alexis Sanchez, which includes midfielder, Miralem Pjanic.

Stat: Does Walcott contribute more to Arsenal than Giroud?

Theo Walcott
Fascinating stats have emerged that suggest that Theo Walcott could actually make more of a contribution to Arsenal than Olivier Giroud.

Palermo forward ‘dreaming’ of playing with Alexis Sanchez

Stefan Silva has told the press in Italy that he is ‘dreaming’ of playing alongside Alexis Sanchez after just completing his move to Udinese from GIF Sundsvall this month.

Sanchez strop can't mask a good weekend for Arsenal

An Alexis Sanchez strop can't mask a good weekend for Arsenal.

Top 10 photos from the Premier League this weekend

Arsene Wenger
It was an eventful weekend in the world of football, not just on the pitch but in the stands as well.

Alexis Sanchez pleads guilty to tax fraud

Alexis Sanchez v PSG
Alexis Sanchez has pleaded guilty to two charges of tax fraud amounting to almost €1m in relation to his image rights when he was at Barcelona.

Alexis Sanchez confirms his happiness and comfort at Arsenal in interview

Alexis Sanchez
In the wake of the huff ‘scandal’ at the weekend, Arsenal have wasted no time in releasing a video of Alexis telling us all how happy he is at the club.

Wenger - Alexis is not like Chelsea man

Alexis Sanchez scores v Swansea
Arsene Wenger believes that all his players want to play every minute for him as he continued to try and dampen down the ‘uproar’ over Alexis Sanchez throwing a strop.

Wenger on Sanchez – It was a good opportunity not to...

Alexis Sanchez scores v Swansea
Arsene Wenger has stood by his decision to substitute Alexis Sanchez with 10 minutes left against Swansea with Arsenal four nil up and cruising.

Arsenal player focus - Alexis on fire but should he be...

Alexis Sanchez scores v Swansea
As usual, Alexis Sanchez was brilliant for Arsenal during their 4-0 win away to Swansea on Saturday but there was a downside to his afternoon.

Why Alexis needs to grow up

Alexis Sanchez scores v Swansea
There’s passion and there’s petulance, what we saw from Alexis at Swansea was the latter

Alexis Sanchez 'happy' with Arsenal win

Alexis Sanchez scores v Swansea
Alexis Sanchez has taken to Twitter to express his happiness at winning against Swansea probably completely unaware of the media storm his huff has caused.

Arsenal 'fortunate' against Swansea says Wenger

Arsene Wenger
Arsene Wenger has admitted that his side got a bit lucky with some of their goals against Swansea on Saturday.

Wenger puts Alexis reaction down to cultural differences

Arsene Wenger
Arsene Wenger told reporters after the game at Swansea that there was no problem with Alexis and his reaction was down to differences between European and South American culture.

New signing D. Flection wins it for Arsenal at Swansea as...

Olivier Giroud v Swansea
Arsenal moved into the top four, for a few hours at least, with a comprehensive win at the Liberty, completing a season double over Swansea for the first time since they returned to the top flight (2011).

See Arsenal fan’s new Alexis banner

As you may have already heard, REDaction were planning on putting together an Atom and Humber banner in honour of Alexis Sanchez's two dogs.

2nd and 3rd clubs enter chase for Alexis Sanchez – report

Alexis Sanchez v West Brom
Over the past week and a bit we’ve been hearing loads of chatter about PSG’s interest in Alexis Sanchez but now Atletico Madrid are being linked with the Chilean according to a report from Chile as well as Juventus who are just linked with everybody.

If Arsenal can only keep one, should it be Ozil or...

Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil
It may seem like an impossible decision but, if faced with the option to only keep one at Arsenal, who would you pick, Mesut Ozil or Alexis Sanchez?

Overwhelming winner - Arsenal player of the month announced

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez has won Arsenal's Vitality player of the month for December with a whopping 80.4% of the votes.

Paris Saint-Germain ready to cough up €70m for Arsenal man -...

Alexis Sanchez
Paris Saint-German are reportedly willing to cough up €70m for Alexis Sanchez.

Pundit: These 2 Arsenal players are so ahead of the others

Alexis Sanchez
Speaking to FourFourTwo recently, former Arsenal and Chelsea star, Paul Merson, claimed that Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez are so far ahead of the other players at the club, they're not even on the same wavelength.

Why Arsenal players need to be frustrated like Alexis Sanchez

Helen Trantum column
You may have heard about type A personalities.

Wenger – This is why I think Alexis Sanchez will stay...

Alexis Sanchez
Arsene Wenger spoke to beIN SPORTs recently, claiming that he's confident that the club can reach an agreement with Alexis Sanchez over a new contract in north London.

Paris Saint-Germain set to move for Alexis Sanchez – report

Alexis Sanchez v West Brom
Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly set to make a move for Alexis Sanchez.

Wenger opens up about 'jaded' Alexis Sanchez

Alexis Sanchez
While it's already been known for a few days that Arsene Wenger is resting Alexis Sanchez for Arsenal's FA Cup trip to Preston North End, the boss has explained why.

Alexis better and feels more important at Arsenal than Barcelona claims...

Alexis Sanchez
With speculation rife about Alexis Sanchez’s Arsenal future, a Chilean journalist seems to think that he’s pretty happy at Arsenal and is becoming a better player than he was at Barcelona.

Tabloids play on Arsenal fans’ fears with Alexis story

I’ve been watching the tabloids with something of an interested eye ever since Arsenal drew 3-3 with Bournemouth and they have not disappointed with their balls.

5 things Arsenal learned v Bournemouth

What did Arsenal learn from their rather embarrassing loss way to Bournemouth?

Player focus: Alexis Sanchez brilliant wherever you play him

Alexis Sanchez v West Brom
Alexis Sanchez put in an almost complete performance against Crystal Palace - all that was missing was the goal that eluded him.

Arsenal player of the month – December 2016

Arsenal player of the month
December was not a great month but it’s easy to forget the big wins we had at the start of the month, overshadowed by the performances and results than came in the latter half.

Arsenal player of 2016

Alexis Sanchez v PSG
With Arsenal players new and not-so-new doing us proud all year long (mostly), it's been difficult to pick which one stands out the most.

Inter Milan latest club linked with Alexis Sanchez – report

Alexis Sanchez v West Brom
Another day, another club linked with Alexis Sanchez.

Look: Bellerin, Ozil and Alexis on a plane

Hector Bellerin
Hector Bellerin shared a picture on social media of himself, Alexis Sanchez, Olivier Giroud, Mesut Ozil and Santi Cazorla on a plane.

Guardian name Alexis best Premier League player 2016, Koscielny rank hilarious

Alexis Sanchez
The Guardian have listed their top 100 footballers of 2016 and Alexis Sanchez is the first Premier League player to make an appearance on the list in ninth place.

Alexis Sanchez – This is how I feel at Arsenal and...

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez has said that he is ‘happy and comfortable’ at Arsenal in a recent interview given to Arsenal magazine.

Alexis hails Mesut Ozil

Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez
Alexis has been singing the praises of Mesut Ozil in the latest edition of the Arsenal magazine.

Alexis – Why I chose my dogs’ names

Alexis Sanchez and dog
Alexis Sanchez’s love for his dogs is well documented and now he has explained why he called his pets 'Atom' and 'Humber'

Alexis Sanchez snubbed for award again, Bayern Munich man wins

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez has again missed out on winning the Chilean Player of the Year award.

Alexis Sanchez – London can be stressful…

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez recently spoke about how much he likes going out to eat in London but, apparently, he can find the big city stressful.

Thierry Henry: Ozil and Alexis are holding Arsenal hostage

Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil
Thierry Henry actually had some pretty choice words for Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez following reports that they're demanding £250,000-a-week from Arsenal.

Arsenal ready to sign Borussia Dortmund star if these two players...

Marco Reus
Arsenal reportedly plan to replace either Alexis Sanchez or Mesut Ozil with Marco Reus.

Alexis Sanchez will stay at Arsenal on one condition - report

Alexis Sanchez
Monday's rumour mill brought the strange story that Alexis Sanchez will only sign a new contract with Arsenal if Arsene Wenger leaves.

Alexis Sanchez continues to be linked with Chelsea – why it...

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez continues to be linked with Arsenal's London rivals, Chelsea.

Juventus still keen on Alexis Sanchez as Chilean demands huge wages...

Alexis Sanchez
According to the latest reports surrounding Alexis Sanchez's future at Arsenal, Juventus are still monitoring the situation closely since he's demanding massive wages in north London.

Alexis Sanchez commits most fouls out of any player v Manchester...

Alexis Sanchez
When you think of Alexis Sanchez, it's usually something to do with football, dogs or smiling; he's a lover not a fighter.

Guardiola - How Arsenal get the best out of Alexis Sanchez...

Alexis Sanchez and Xavi
Pep Guardiola has conceded that Arsene Wenger is currently using Alexis Sanchez perfectly, something the Spaniard didn't do while he was Barcelona manager.

Wenger - This is how Alexis Sanchez is like Luis Suarez

Alexis Sanchez
Arsene Wenger believes that Alexis Sanchez's style of play is most comparable to Barcelona and former Liverpool striker, Luis Suarez.

Alexis Sanchez - I do this more than Thierry Henry

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez has admitted that the one Arsenal star he would have loved to play alongside is Thierry Henry.

Barcelona star heaps massive praise onto Alexis Sanchez

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez's former Barcelona teammate, Xavi, has piled a whole tonne of praise onto the Chilean recently.

Alexis Sanchez puts pressure on Arsenal over new contract

Alexis Sanchez
Despite claiming that he's happy at the club, Alexis Sanchez has given a very frank interview with Sky Sports' Geoff Shreeves saying that the ball is essentially in Arsenal's court when it comes to a new contract.

Theo Walcott – This star is the only Arsenal player in...

Hector Bellerin and Theo Walcott
In an interview with the Fantasy Premier League show, Theo Walcott recently admitted that he's only got one Arsenal player in his dream team.

Why Manchester City didn't sign Alexis Sanchez

Alexis Sanchez
Manuel Pellegrini has recently said that Manchester City missed on Alexis Sanchez because of the FFP (financial fair play) and subsequently signed for Arsenal and became the success we all know.

Wenger hits out over Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil contract talk

Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil
Much like the rest of us, Arsene Wenger is wondering why on earth he keeps getting asked the same question about Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil during every press conference.

Watch: Should this have been an Arsenal penalty against Everton?

Mark Clattenburg and Alexis Sanchez
Should this tackle on Alexis Sanchez have been a penalty?

Arsenal’s general secretary gives exciting update on Ozil and Alexis contract...

Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil
Arsenal’s general secretary, David Miles, has revealed that contract negotiations between Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez and the Gunners are looking good.

Alexis Sanchez - There's no need to praise Ozil

Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez has hailed his on-pitch partnership with Mesut Ozil, praising the playmaker's vision and first touch.

Massive Arsenal boost - Alexis Sanchez won't go to China

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez hasn't been called up for Chile for the China Cup in January.

Alexis Sanchez – You have to put football aside

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez recently spoke with Arsenal's official website about the importance of down time away from football.

Wenger refuses to talk about Ozil and Alexis

Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez
Arsene Wenger has decided to keep his lips sealed on anything and everything to do with his, Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez's future at Arsenal.

Alexis Sanchez creates more chances than any other player v Stoke

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez didn't score against Stoke City but he created the most chances out of anyone else on the pitch.

Wenger - This is how Alexis Sanchez took advantage of striker's...

Alexis Sanchez
Arsene Wenger believes that part of the reason Alexis Sanchez has become such a good striker this season is because he took advantage of Olivier Giroud's absence.

Monreal – Arsenal are ‘privileged’ to have Alexis Sanchez and Mesut...

Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez
Speaking to Arsenal's official website, Nacho Monreal remarked that the Gunners are privileged to have players like Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil at the club.

Why Alexis and Ozil’s contract situations are nothing to worry about

Arsenal are second in the league, unbeaten since opening day (except the EFL Cup), and have just won their Champions League group whilst scoring 18 goals in the process.

Former Manchester City man claims Alexis Sanchez is better than Manchester...

Joey Barton
Joey Barton was actually in danger of sounding like a sensible human being on BBC 5 Live recently.

Former Valencia winger – This is why Alexis Sanchez must stay...

Alexis Sanchez
Former Valencia winger, Gaizka Mendieta, believes Alexis Sanchez should stay at Arsenal beyond his existing contract, which ends in 2018.

Chelsea linked with audacious move for Alexis Sanchez - report

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez is now being linked with a move to Chelsea, of all clubs.

Watch: Alexis Sanchez hits the gym ahead of Stoke

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez is known for never taking a rest and it appears the Chilean is back in the gym following Arsenal's 4-1 win away to Basel in the Champions League on Tuesday.

Wenger has his say on Alexis Sanchez’s potential £400,000 a week...

Alexis Sanchez
Arsene Wenger seemed rather perplexed by reports linking Alexis Sanchez with a move to the Chinese Super League.

Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil are committed to Arsenal, claims Wenger

Alexis Sanchez
When asked about Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil's contract situations at the moment ahead of Arsenal's clash against Stoke, Arsene Wenger claimed that both players are committed to the club.

Two Arsenal men statistically best in Europe

Arsenal captain
Laurent Koscielny and Alexis Sanchez are statistically the best players in Europe for their positions according to data on Whoscored.com.

Long read: An Arsenal week of two halves ends with Jamie...

Arsenal are firmly back on track after a week of two halves.

Alexis makes European Team of the Week after five-star performance v...

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez was given 10 out of 10 for his performance against West Ham on Saturday so it is no surprise to see him named in teams of the week across Europe.

Manchester City make illegal approach for Arsenal star - report

Alexis Sanchez v PSG
Pep Guardiola reportedly contacted Alexis Sanchez after the game against West Ham to ask him to sign for Manchester City according to a report in El Mercurio today.

Two Arsenal men make BBC TOTW, one very surprising

Arsenal team of the week
Alexis Sanchez and Nacho Monreal were both selected in Garth Crook’s BBC Team of the Week for the matches that were played this weekend.

32% of Arsenal fans prefer Alexis Sanchez’s hat-trick v West Ham...

Alexis Sanchez
In a poll Daily Cannon ran on Sunday, 32% of Arsenal fans voted for Alexis Sanchez's hat-trick against West Ham over Dennis Bergkamp's against Leicester City in 1997.

Former Arsenal striker heaps praise on Alexis Sanchez after West Ham...

Lukas Podolski couldn't contain his glee on Saturday when his former teammate, Alexis Sanchez, scored a hat-trick during Arsenal's 5-1 win over West Ham.

Spain international congratulates Alexis Sanchez on stunning hat-trick

Nacho Monreal scores for Spain
Nacho Monreal was quick to congratulate Alexis Sanchez on his hat-trick against West Ham on Saturday.

Arsenal fans react to Alexis Sanchez’s stunning hat-trick

Alexis Sanchez
Twitter was a pretty fun place to be on Saturday evening when Arsenal beat West Ham 5-1 and Alexis Sanchez scored a stunning hattrick.

Alexis Sanchez had more shots than any other player v West...

Alexis Sanchez
It may not surprise you in the slightest but Alexis Sanchez has more shots, on target or otherwise, than any other player for either Arsenal or West Ham during the Gunners' 5-1 win.

Player focus: Alexis Sanchez superb and influential as usual against West...

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sánchez was at his superlative best: netting a well-taken hattrick, creating an assist as well as numerous promising chances too during Arsenal's 5-1 thrashing over West Ham on Saturday evening.

Wenger – This is what Alexis Sanchez has shown

Arsene Wenger praised Alexis Sanchez following his hattrick against West Ham on Saturday.

Manchester United hero urges Arsenal to keep Alexis Sanchez at any...

Alexis Sanchez and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain celebrate v West Ham
Rio Ferdinand, alongside Ian Wright on the BT Sport panel, has urged Arsenal to pay Alexis Sanchez whatever he wants.

'Stop it!' Injured Arsenal star amazed by Alexis Sanchez

Hector Bellerin
Hector Bellerin proved he's one of us during Arsenal's 5-1 victory over West Ham, tweeting Alexis Sanchez to 'stop it' after he completed his hattrick.

Three Arsenal players make prestigious shortlist

Hector Bellerin
Hector Bellerin, Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez have all made the 55-player shortlist for FIFA FIFPro World11 2016.

Is Giroud more important to Arsenal than Alexis?

Could losing Olivier Giroud to the hamstring injury he sustained against Bournemouth be worse for Arsenal than losing Alexis Sanchez?

Sanchez heat map shows the one place he didn’t go v...

Alexis Sanchez v PSG
Alexis Sanchez’s performance against Bournemouth was rightly hailed across the Arsenal world as he grabbed two goals and generally ran around like a loon.

Arsenal star makes Team of the Week by impressive new boy...

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez has been included in Garth Crook's BBC Team of the Week but there was no space for Granit Xhaka in the midfield.

Wenger gives Alexis Sanchez contract update

Alexis Sanchez v PSG
Arsene Wenger gave the media an update on Alexis Sanchez’s new Arsenal contract after the win against Bournemouth, stating that it’s ‘important’.

Sun make ridiculous Alexis Sanchez claims

Alexis Sanchez v PSG
The Sun are reporting that Alexis Sanchez is demanding £250k a week from Arsenal and that he hasn’t ruled out a move to China in what is a story just overflowing with bull.

Arsenal player ratings - Alexis and Xhaka star in win v...

Arsenal player ratings
Arsenal recorded their first Premier League win of November with a hard fought win against AFC Bournemouth. So how did the players do individually?

Alexis Sanchez ‘This is the Premier League, I like it. I’m...

Alexis Sanchez gave a rare post-match interview after Arsenal beat Bournemouth and said he’s ‘happy’and loving the Premier League.

Snapped: Alexis’ face sums up how Arsenal fans felt about Jenkinson...

Alexis Sanchez v PSG
Arsenal fans were worried on Thursday morning as they fretted about Alexis Sanchez's mental health after he appeared to see an alien posing as a footballer at the Emirates in the Champions League.

Why Giroud should start ahead of Alexis against PSG

Should Olivier Giroud be given the nod against PSG instead of Alexis Sanchez?

How Arsenal can defy Chile over Alexis Sanchez and the China...

News that Chile have been invited to a tournament in China in January 2017 was not well received by the Arsenal fans, but it looks like Alexis will not be involved according to the FIFA rules.

Wenger responds to Alexis criticism

Alexis Sanchez v Manchester United
Arsene Wenger came under fire for playing Alexis Sanchez when he was still bandaged up against Manchester United but now the boss claims that the forward is fully healed.

Arsenal team news - Wenger gives update on injured midfielder ahead...

Arsenal team news
Arsene Wenger has admitted that although he's given up on setting an exact return date for Santi Cazorla, he expects the midfielder to return to training in two weeks.

Alexis to play in China tournament in January

Alexis Sanchez
Concerning news has emerged that Alexis Sanchez could fly off in January for the first China Cup.

Arsenal hopeful Bellerin deal second of five to be signed

Arsenal fans were overjoyed on Monday when Hector Bellerin himself announced that he had signed a new deal with the club.

Arsenal star left off Uefa shortlist while Aaron Ramsey included

Mesut Ozil has been left out of yet another shortlist, this time Uefa's 40-man shortlist for 2016 team of the year.

Wenger admits risking injured Alexis against Manchester United

Alexis Sanchez v Manchester United
Arsene Wenger has admitted that Alexis Sanchez was still suffering from his hamstring injury against Manchester United.

Arsenal player focus: Analysing why Alexis struggled against Manchester United

Alexis Sanchez v Manchester United
Alexis Sanchez started against Manchester United but was far from him best. The reasons why are pretty obvious

Why Arsenal must do whatever it takes to keep this star...

Alexis Sanchez
With talk swirling over Alexis Sanchez's new contract - or lack thereof - Arsenal fans are getting a little anxious.

Massive Arsenal boost - Main man trains ahead of Manchester United

Alexis Sanchez
At this point, I think we all know that Alexis Sanchez is not human.

Should Wenger play Alexis against Manchester United regardless?

How much do you trust Alexis Sanchez?

Alexis insists he’s ready to face Manchester United

Alexis Sanchez
Although Arsene Wenger didn't seem too sure that Alexis would be fit enough on Saturday to face Manchester United, the player seems to think he is.

Key Arsenal man ruled out for four weeks as doubt hangs...

Arsenal team news
Arsene Wenger has provided a pretty worrying injury update ahead of Arsenal's trip to Manchester United on Saturday.

How many miles did Arsenal players travel during international break?

Alexis Sanchez
Arsenal players jetted off around the globe to represent their country during the third international break of a season that is just three months old.

Alexis Sanchez sets the record straight

Alexis Sanchez v Tottenham
Alexis Sanchez has confirmed that Arsene Wenger was the man to decided that he should play as the main striker at Arsenal.

Goals galore for Arsenal players on international duty

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez proved that hamstrings are just something mortals have to worry about by netting a brace against Uruguay as Joel Campbell also grabbed a couple of goals for Costa Rica.

Alexis Sanchez speaks up ahead of Uruguay clash

Alexis Sanchez
There's been a lot of media attention on Alexis Sanchez recently.

Chile boss urges Arsenal and Bayern Munich to 'remain calm'

Arturo Vidal and Alexis Sanchez in training with Chile
During Chile boss, Juan Antonio Pizzi's, press conference ahead of their match against Uruguay, he urged Arsenal and Bayern Munich to 'remain calm'.

Mounting injuries threaten Arsenal’s progress ahead of Manchester United trip

Can improved strength in depth offset traditional curses?

Arsenal fans panic as Chile boss confirms Alexis WILL play against...

Alexis Sanchez
Chile boss, Juan Antonio Pizzi, has announced that Alexis Sanchez will be fit to face Uruguay night.

Bayern Munich back Wenger in condemning Chile over injured stars

Arturo Vidal and Alexis Sanchez in training with Chile
Bayern Munich have become the latest to hit out at Chile for their insistence on using injured players after Arturo Vidal was stretchered off in the game against Colombia but looks set to feature against Uruguay.

Alexis Sanchez contract update as Manchester City loom

Alexis Sanchez
On Sunday the press were full of reports that Arsenal are on the verge of losing Alexis Sanchez after contract negotiations stalled with a number of clubs ready to pounce.

Stunning tricks, first goals, superb passes + more – Arsenal international...

Arsenal international duty
With the international break in full swing, we take a look at the first-team players (including those out on-loan) who were called up to their respective countries in recent days.

Confirmed & denied - Arsenal’s only 'fit' striker 'unfit' ahead of...

Olivier Giroud
Didier Deschamps has revealed that Olivier Giroud, Arsenal’s only fit striker, is not 100% fit but the player disagrees.

Are Chile going to blow Arsenal’s title hopes?

Alexis Sanchez
When it was announced that Alexis Sanchez had sustained a low-grade muscle tear in training with national team Chile, Arsenal fans everywhere simultaneously held their breath.

Alexis stays in Chile against Wenger’s wishes

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez is set to stay in Chile to receive treatment on his calf injury despite Arsenal reportedly asking for him to return to London.

Alexis injury could open stage door for Giroud

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
Real life can be so inconsiderate sometimes.

Arsenal injury boost: Alexis Sanchez's reveals he's 'fine'

On Tuesday, it was reported that Alexis has sustained a low-grade muscular injury while away training with the Chile national team and now the forward has revealed how long he'll be out for.

Alexis Sanchez has strong message for Arsenal fans

Alexis Sanchez v Tottenham
It's almost as if Alexis Sanchez predicted the future during his recent interview with Arsenal Player.

How Alexis Sanchez's attitude led to his inevitable injury ahead of...

Alexis Sanchez's recent interview with ESPN Brazil couldn't have been better (or worse, from our point of view) timed after he picked up an injury in training for Chile.

Arsenal dealt massive double injury blow

Arsenal team news
Alexis Sanchez has sustained a low grade muscle tear in training for Chile, while Hector Bellerin is said to be a doubt for the Spain u21s this Friday.

Alexis Sanchez - The truth about playing for Arsenal and Wenger

Alexis Sanchez v Tottenham
Alexis Sanchez has revealed that he prefers football in the Premier League because it's more exciting to watch.

Stat proves that these two players are integral to Arsenal's attack...

It's unusual to come across a goal scoring and assist stat that doesn't involved Mesut Ozil but here we are.

Arsenal on international duty – who’s playing, where and when

Arsenal international duty
We're now into the third international break of a season that isn't even three months old, so who will be going where and for what?

Infograph – All the stats behind Alexis Sanchez’s first 50 Arsenal...

A look at the stats behind Alexis Sanchez's first 50 goals for Arsenal

Should Arsenal’s goal against Tottenham have been ruled out for offside?

Wimmer OG Arsenal v Tottenham
Since the final whistle (and during the game) there has been much whinging about Arsenal’s goal, which was scored by Tottenham’s Kevin Wimmer, with claims it was offside.

Why Alexis Sanchez is world class despite what Newcastle man says

In Alan Shearer's column for the Sun, the former Newcastle player claimed that Alexis Sanchez is not world class.

Alexis – This is why Arsenal must beat Tottenham

Alexis Sanchez has spoken about the impending clash between Arsenal and Tottenham on Sunday and insisted that the Gunners have to win it for the fans.

Two Arsenal stars nominated for huge 'best player' award

Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez have finally made a shortlist for being good footballers!

Unbelievable stat proves why Giroud should start over Alexis

Following Olivier Giroud's Premier League brace against Sunderland on Saturday, an outstanding stat emerged.

Key Arsenal star set to be rested v Ludogorets - is...

According to the Sun, Alexis is set to be rested against Ludogorets, which I'm sure about 90% of us were hoping for anyway.

Look: Proof that Arsenal forward wasn't lying about Alexis

A while ago, Alex Iwobi claimed that Alexis trains so hard that Arsene Wenger will be delivering instructions and the Chilean will be on the floor doing press-ups.

Arsenal defender - This man deserves everything he gets

Kieran Gibbs, making his second successive start for the first time this term, completed the full 90 minutes as Arsenal stormed to a 4-1...

Awful refereeing sees Alexis end with crazy stat in Arsenal win...

Martin Atkinson did not have a good game on Saturday afternoon when he took charge of Arsenal’s trip to Sunderland.

Arsenal turn to Plan B-ig Sexy in Sunderland rout – with...

Arsenal needed the power of Olivier Giroud and the injustice of a terrible refereeing display from Martin Atkinson to see off Sunderland on Saturday lunchtime.

Could this be the reason Alexis and Ozil leave Arsenal?

Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil both failed to make the 30-man shortlist for the Ballon D'Or and it's got me a little concerned.

Wenger confirms contract negotiations underway

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Arsenal are still trying to extend both Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil's contracts.

Middlesbrough keeper hails Arsenal and Alexis ahead of Emirates clash

Former Barcelona goalkeeper, Victor Valdes, has hailed Arsenal as ‘one of the best teams in the world right now’ but that Middlesbrough will travel to the Emirates in search of all three points.

Only Chelsea star more effective than Arsenal hotshot in Premier League...

Alexis Sanchez is the second most effective player in the Premier League this season when it comes to scoring and creating goals with only Chelsea Diego Costa outdoing him.

Arsenal legend reveals which forward could boost Gunners' title chances

Thierry Henry believes that Alexis Sanchez is one of the key pieces of the puzzle which need to come together if Arsenal are going to have a chance at winning the Premier League this season.

‘I’m not really surprised to see that from him’ says on...

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain said he wasn’t surprised by Mesut Ozil’s superb finish against Swansea on Saturday as the German ‘plays like that all the time.’ Still...

Wenger – We need goals from these three players

Arsene Wenger admitted that his side got a bit lucky on Saturday against Swansea but also said that there was only one real winner on the pitch.

Watch: Alexis Sanchez and Granit Xhaka scare unsuspecting children

Back in 2015, Petr Cech, Olivier Giroud, Francis Coquelin, Laurent Koscielny and Mathieu Debuchy all sneaked up on unsuspecting young Arsenal fans in the new kit as a 'surprise'... well we've been at it again.

Watch: Spaniard claims Alexis Sanchez is one of the best in...

Santi Cazorla
Santi Cazorla did a short video interview with Bleacher Report and named his favourite teammate: Alexis Sanchez.

Alexis Sanchez calls Arsenal 'home' after Juventus rumours

Alexis Sanchez referred to Arsenal as his 'home' on Instagram despite speculation recently regarding his future at the club and a move to Juventus.

Chilean midfielder tipped for Arsenal move after seeking advice from Alexis...

Cobreloa midfielder, Marcelo Allende, is reportedly on Arsene Wenger's radar despite the youngster already having a trial with Arsenal.

Ozil and Sanchez wage demands stink of agent games

Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez will demand £250k per week, shattering Arsenal’s wage structure according to reports that were just about everywhere you looked online.

Is Arsenal forward's award deserved?

Alexis has won Arsenal's Player of the Month.

Arsenal man claims Alexis is making things 'difficult' for Oliver Giroud

Laurent Koscielny appears to sympathise with his compatriot, Olivier Giroud, as Alexis Sanchez is currently 'walking on water'.

Watch: Alex Iwobi reveals how hard Alexis really trains

In a question and answer round with FourFourTwo, Alex Iwobi revealed just how hard Alexis Sanchez really trains and it's not really a massive surprise.

Wenger compares Arsenal star to Liverpool hero

Arsène Wenger praised Alexis Sánchez's progress in a new central striker role for Arsenal, likening the Chilean to Barcelona forward Luis Suárez.

Alexis Sanchez could miss Swansea clash

Alexis Sanchez has been called up for Chile's World Cup 2018 Qualifiers against Ecuador and Peru, which means he could miss our Premier League clash against Swansea.

Player focus: Alexis Sanchez puts in silky performance v Chelsea

It was another excellent performance from the talented Chilean, who showed his world class quality in a number of different situations against a Chelsea side who came but were ultimately unprepared for Alexis' tireless running and admirable workrate.

Stats: Alexis playing his best football since arriving at Arsenal

Alexis Sanchez is just a machine and his stats this season show he's just getting better.

Why Granit Xhaka would make Chelsea think twice about sitting back

Paul Williams Santi Cazorla
It is a thankless task writing about football, or any sport come to that.

Long read: Wenger’s tactical plan starts to form

Arsenal's Saturday stroll in Hull showed some hints of method to what has appeared tactical madness.

Alexis Sanchez to Manchester City rumours gather pace – report

Alexis Sanchez has been linked with a move to Manchester City over the past few days and now the reports seem to have gathered pace, claiming that Pep Guardiola's side wants to sign the Chilean as soon as January.

Manchester City and Juventus both keen on Arsenal key man -...

According to reports in the Express and CalcioMercatoWeb, Juventus are set to offer striker Mario Mandzukic plus a cash sum to try and convince Arsenal to sell one of their key players, while Manchester City monitor the situation.

Watch: Whose goal was it – Alexis or Iwobi?

Alex Iwobi thought he'd scored again for Arsenal against Hull on Saturday, but Alexis was soon claiming it. Arsene Wenger thinks it belongs to Iwobi, so is he right? We take a closer look.

Wenger confused over why Alexis took penalty v Hull

It seems that Arsene Wenger is just as confused about Alexis Sanchez taking a penalty during our match against Hull as we are.

Juventus prepared to offer striker plus cash for Arsenal star -...

Juventus are reportedly willing to offer Mario Mandzukic plus cash in order to sign Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal.

Long read: How Wenger can get the best out of this...

Now that the chaos of the transfer window is behind us, and Arsenal have played a couple of games will all of our new players available for selection, what can we ascertain from both the starting XIs that were picked and how they were deployed tactically?

Arsenal make Alexis contract priority as Chilean continues to stall -...

According to various media outlets, Arsenal are pessimistic over Alexis Sanchez signing a contract extension and have made it a priority.

Wednesday Arsenal recap – PSG draw, Giroud red card, double injury...

Wednesday was all about the reaction to Arsenal's 1-1 draw away to PSG.

Arsenal new boy - 'Being a defender in modern football is...

Shkodran Mustafi
Shkodran Mustafi spoke after Arsenal's 1-1 draw against PSG on Tuesday night and described why it's so difficult for defenders to play against Alexis.

Five things we learned from Arsenal v Paris Saint-Germain

What did Arsenal actually learn against Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday night?

Player focus: Alexis not a striker but scores huge goal for...

Another game, another day when Arsene Wenger attempted to play Alexis Sanchez as a lone striker in the first half and it simply didn't work.

Player ratings: Ospina saves, Giroud misbehaves v PSG

David Ospina played a huge part in Arsenal salvaging a point against PSG in the Champions League, while Olivier Giroud will be remembered for a different reason.

Watch: Alexis picks his Ultimate XI

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis has picked his Ultimate Xi and not one of the player's he selected has ever played in the Premier League.

Arsenal close in on two new bumper deals

Arsenal are reportedly closing in on agreeing five-year deals with both Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil, making a mockery of reports that we see sporadically that the duo want to leave.

Positive injury update but Wenger hints at benching Alexis v Southampton

Arsenal treatment room
Aaron Ramsey may be out of action until after the first Champions League game of the season but according to the boss, who was speaking in this weekend’s matchday programme, he is ‘in a good way.’

Arsenal sell more shirts than all Champions League clubs except one

The shirt sales results from last season are in and only one side that will compete in this season's Champions League outsold Arsenal.

After his claims, is Alexis Sanchez really as good as Messi...

As you've no doubt heard by now, Alexis Sanchez has seemingly caused a stir online by saying he's good enough to be considered in the same bracket as superstar duo Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo - seen as the world's best players.

Alexis Sanchez backs Manchester City man’s decision to leave Barcelona

Alexis Sanchez has said that Claudio Bravo has made a good decision to leave Barcelona to join Manchester City as England has the ‘best football in the world.’

In photos: Alexis captains Chile for the first time

Alexis Sanchez was handed the captain's armband for his country's World Cup qualifier against Bolivia.

Tuesday Arsenal recap – Agent Mesut Ozil, another new striker, Fifa...

The interlull is still in full swing but there's still a few bits of news wafting around here and there.

Chile legend has major doubts over Arsenal forward

Chile legend, Elias Figueroa, has revealed doubts over Alexis Sanchez being appointed captain of his country during their match against Bolivia.

Alexis Sanchez ranked below Tottenham keeper

I’m not entirely sure how you compare a goalkeeper and a forward, but EA Sports have managed to find a way and they’ve decided that Hugo Lloris is worth more points than Alexis Sanchez.

Ozil and Sanchez Arsenal contract claims unfounded

As the transfer window closed almost a week ago, spare a thought for the papers who are desperate for gossip to fill their papers lest they have to report real football news.

Alexis Sanchez stalls over new Arsenal contract - report

Talks between Arsenal and Alexis Sanchez over extending his contract in north London have reportedly slowed down with the Chilean apparently pushing for a set release clause in his contract.

'I want to learn from Ozil, Cazorla and Alexis' claims new...

Granit Xhaka seems to be a big fan of Mesut Ozil, Santi Cazorla and Alexis Sanchez and insists that he can learn from them while at Arsenal.

Massive Alexis mural unveiled in his home town

Alexis Sanchez's home town has honoured their favourite son with a massive mural of the photo of him wielding the Copa America and Player of the Tournament trophy this summer.

Player ratings: Alexis, Xhaka and Ozil shine during Arsenal’s triumph v...

Alex Sanchez, Mesut Ozil and Granit Xhaka were absolutely brilliant during Arsenal's first win of the season against Watford.

Arsenal recap: Mustafi deal off, star signs new contract + more

Tuesday was one of the slowest news days for a while but boy, was the rumour mill spinning.

Arsenal forward called up for World Cup qualifiers

Alexis Sanchez has been called up to represent Chile during their World Cup 2018 qualifiers in September.

Arsenal star makes his dogs Instagram and Twitter has a lot...

Alexis Sanchez has made his dogs, Atom and Homba, their own Instagram account and Twitter is pretty amused.

Atletico Madrid want Alexis Sanchez if Arsenal want Jose Gimenez –...

This might, quite frankly, be the most pointless rumour that we’ve taken a look at this summer but given the sensationalism loaded into the headlines, we thought we should do it it anyway.

Referee love + four more things we learned from Arsenal’s blank...

You wouldn’t think you could learn anything from a performance that was a carbon copy of a thousand we’ve watched before, but we did.

Monday Arsenal recap: Liverpool fall-out, Ramsey ruled out, surprising stats +...

Monday was all about the fall-out from Arsenal's 4-3 loss against Liverpool.

Long read: Wenger has two weeks to save Arsenal

Ok. So it's a dramatic title. But it's a dramatic situation.

Player focus: Alexis Sanchez proves he’s not a lone striker v...

Somewhat naively, I always thought that Alexis Sanchez would make a good striker. How wrong was I?

Sunday recap: Arsenal humiliated by Liverpool, Lewandowski for €70m + more

Although there was a fair amount of transfer guff around on Sunday, it was all overshadowed by Arsenal's rather embarrassing 4-3 loss to Liverpool at the Emirates.

Inter Milan ‘preparing’ €80m offer for Arsenal star

Inter Milan are allegedly preparing an €80m offer for Alexis Sanchez, presumably looking to replace Mauro Icardi who could be on his way to Napoli.

Head-to-head: Arsenal v Liverpool stars

Ahead of the game, our good friends at Oulala compiled an infograph comparing Alexis Sanchez and Philippe Coutinho

Wenger with no concern over Ozil and Sanchez contracts

At his press conference on Friday morning ahead of the game against Liverpool, Arsene Wenger said he was not concerned about the situation with Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez's contract renewals.

Thursday Arsenal recap: Mustafi almost done, Mahrez merry-go-round + more

Thursday's headlines were dominated by the news that Shkodran Mustafi's agent confirmed an agreement between his client and Arsenal but other stuff happened to, believe it or not.

Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez stall over Arsenal stay - report

After reports from Germany emerged claiming that Mesut Ozil is happy to extend his contract with Arsenal unless Real Madrid come for him, The Times decided to run with the story that we're worried because Mesut and Alexis Sanchez are yet to commit their future to the club.

Five reasons for Arsenal fans to be excited about new season...

With all the transfer doom and gloom surrounding Arsenal at the moment, it's easy to lose sight of reasons that we should actually get pretty excited about the new Premier League season starting on Saturday (Sunday for us).

Sunday Arsenal recap: Lacazette injured, Liverpool latest + bitter-sweet Manchester City...

On Sunday, we shifted our attention over the Liverpool after they beat Barcelona 4-0 and, as always, delved into the biggest transfer rumours so you don't have to.

Player ratings: Arsenal's young guns fire home as Gunners beat Manchester...

Alex Iwobi what once again fantastic during Arsenal's 3-2 win over Manchester City.

Arsenal turn to Alexis Sanchez to take on striker duties -...

According to someone who was actually at the recent Arsenal training session, Alexis Sanchez is playing as a makeshift striker.

Wenger confirms three key players are fit to play Manchester City

Arsene Wenger has ridden in on his white horse and delivered the news that we've all been waiting for... no, not THAT news, we haven't signed a striker yet, but Alexis Sanchez, Aaron Ramsey and Granit Xhaka are all fit and set to play against Manchester City.

Friday Arsenal recap – New signing, the latest on Griezmann and...

Friday was a comparatively jam-packed day with deals happening left, right and centre, as well as the usual gossip-guff.

Arsenal fans elated after two key players return to training

The Arsenal squad have been joined by Alexis Sanchez and Aaron Ramsey ahead of our pre-season Viking match.

'I'm lucky to play with them' - Arsenal man hails Alexis...

Santi Cazorla recently took part in a 'super-fan' interview while in LA and admitted that he feels very lucky to play with the likes of Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez.

Double Arsenal boost – stars declared fit for Manchester City, Liverpool

Arsenal team news
Aaron Ramsey and Alexis Sanchez are set to return for Arsenal this weekend when the team face Vikings in their penultimate pre-season friendly of the season.

Saturday Arsenal recap: Lyon mind games, new kit reveal + more

Saturday saw the release of Arsenal's shiny new away and third kits, which were met with mixed responses, as well as news that Liverpool's first choice goalkeeper has broken his hand two weeks ahead of our Premier League clash.

Look: Star forward flies to London ready to train with Arsenal

Alexis Sanchez has flown back to London along with his dogs in order to return to training with Arsenal.

‘I accepted without hesitation’ says ‘new Alexis Sanchez’ as he arrives...

Marcelo Allende, a Chilean u17 international, has joined Arsenal on trial until September.

Saturday recap: Mahrez, Lacazette, Bacca, Adams, Alexis + more

It seems like a weekend isn’t complete these days without some sort of crazy transfer speculation. Here's the latest.

Wenger says star's injury 'not too bad' but leaves him at...

Arsene Wenger has said that Alexis’s ankle injury is ‘not too bad’ but the Chilean will not take part in Arsenal’s tour of the USA.

Friday recap: Arsenal announce new signing, Lacazette update, unsettled Bellerin +...

Since we love a Friday announcement, Arsenal chose today to confirm the signing of Rob Holding. Oh yeah, and we played RC Lens.

Alexis Sanchez tells Wenger to sign Barcelona man - but how?

In a rather amusing story from Don Balon, Alexis Sanchez has 'urged' Arsene Wenger to sign Arda Turan.

Thursday recap: Icardi says no, Higuain twist, Xhaka appears + more

With Arsenal set to face RC Lens on Friday, there was news and gossip a-plenty floating around on Thursday.

Arsenal man gets deep on Instagram

Alexis Sanchez has got all philosophical on us ahead of the new season.

Saturday recap – Higuain madness, four year deal agreed + actual...

On Saturday there was really only one thing that everybody was talking about – Gonzalo Higuain.

Alexis Sanchez: It’s swollen, I can walk, but...

Alexis Sanchez has confirmed that he still has a problem with his ankle after the horrific tackle in the Copa America final, but he can walk on it, so that’s all good, right?

How many Arsenal players will actually miss opening game against Liverpool?

We all know that a complete and full pre-season is one of the keys to a great campaign, but with a summer filled with international tournaments, who will miss not only pre-season, but the start of the season which is upon us in just under one month?

New photo of Arsenal star's ankle allays fears he'll miss game...

Alexis Sanchez has posted another picture of his ankle and this time it looks much more like a normal joint than it did just a week ago.

Will Alexis really miss Arsenal's game against Liverpool?

As you probably know, Alexis picked up a pretty nasty ankle injury during the Copa America final at the end of June, but will he really be missing for the game against Liverpool?

Wednesday recap: La Liga club wants Alexis, Toral heads out on...

Here's what you missed on Wednesday. Jon Toral joined La Liga club Granada on a season-long loan while Roma loaned out their goalkeeper to Monaco...

Real Madrid turns attention to Arsenal star - report

Will other teams just leave Alexis Sanchez alone? Now, it's Real Madrid's turn to set their sights on the Chilean.

Monday recap: Arsenal say goodbye to player, Juventus end Alexis pursuit

The football world spent Monday recovering from the Euros. After the shocking Euro 2016 final result, where Portugal beat France 1-0, a lot of the...

Director confirms that Arsenal star is not for sale

Juventus' director general, Giuseppe Marotta, has confirmed that although the Serie A club did want Alexis Sanchez, Arsenal have made it clear that the Chilean is not for sale.

Thursday recap: Juve hound Alexis, Arsenal submit bid, Cech retires

Here's what you missed on Thursday. Petr Cech has been talking about the new season and how to improve; he also confirmed his retirement from...

Arsenal turn down insulting bid for star man - report

Juventus have apparently bid £25m for Alexis Sanchez, which we've understandably turned down.

New and Nasty! Alexis posts more pictures of horrible ankle injury...

Alexis Sanchez has posted pictures of his ankle after a terrible challenge in the Copa America final and they are not pretty at all.

Arsenal tell Juventus where to go over Alexis

Arsenal have ‘rebuffed’ Juventus’ approach for Alexis Sanchez in the most pointless transfer rumour of the summer (this week, anyway).

Selling Sanchez would be disastrous for Arsenal

Linked with a move away from the club, selling Alexis Sanchez would be a disaster for Arsenal.

Tuesday recap: Juve won’t leave Alexis alone, Gabigol bid submitted +...

Following the drama/hilarity of England getting knocked out of the Euros by Iceland, it was a ghost town in the Goonerverse on Tuesday.

Juventus won't give up on Arsenal man - report

Juventus are apparently still sniffing around after Alexis Sanchez despite reports claiming that they's acknowledged he was 'unreachable' just days ago.

Monday recap: Alexis love, Xhaka in London, Lacazette + more

Daily Cannon spent Monday basking in the ambiance of Alexis Sanchez's Copa America win with Chile, as well as sifting through the usual gossip.

Emotional Arsenal man revels in Country's victory, explains injury

Alexis Sanchez admitted he was emotional following Chile's second Copa America win in as many years and explained his injury.

Arsenal man congratulates teammate on huge victory

Mesut Ozil took to Twitter to congratulate Arsenal teammate, Alexis Sanchez, on his Copa America win.

Look: Arsenal man plays with injury, still beats everyone

Alexis Sanchez had to leave a Chile training session on Sunday before the Copa America final and it appeared the forward was still carrying his injury, despite featuring and winning!

Arsenal star's country forces Messi to quit

Alexis Sanchez's Chile have won the Copa America tournament for the second year running, beating Argentina on penalties in the final.

Alexis Sanchez forced out of training with injury ahead of Copa...

Alexis Sanchez was forced to withdraw from training on Saturday after he was injured in a collision with teammate Enzo Roco.

Thursday recap: Vardy rejects Arsenal, Arsenal fans rejoice

Thursday was, of course, dominated by the news that Jamie Vardy had signed a new contract and would be staying at Leicester.

Alexis named MOTM as Chile knock out Ospina’s Colombia to make...

Alexis Sanchez was named Man of the Match as Chile beat Colombia 2-0 to book a place in the Copa America final.

Wednesday recap: Juve want Alexis, Walcott set to snub Liverpool

Here's what happened on Wednesday.

Italian giants prioritise Arsenal star - report

Juventus have reportedly made Alexis Sanchez their main priority this transfer window and I'm a little nervous to say the least.

Sunday recap: Wenger on Vardy, Rooney loves Wilshere + link to...

It was all a bit quiet on the Arsenal-front on Sunday.

Watch: Alexis unstoppable – scores and assists for Chile

Alexis Sanchez scored again for Chile during their latest win in Copa America against Mexico.

Watch: Alexis channels his inner Sylvester Stallone

There are few scenes in sport films more iconic than the end of Rocky’s run around Philadelphia, culminating at the top of the steps in front of the Museum of Art.

Watch: Arsenal star scores stunning volley during huge Copa America win

Alexis Sanchez helped Chile to a 4-2 win over Panama in Copa America on Tuesday night.

Alexis plays full 90 as Chile win dramatic Copa America game

In the midst of the euphoria over the start of the Euros, it’s easy to forget that we also have a few players in the States featuring in the Copa America.

Arsenal legend worries over star’s future in north London – he...

Ray Parlour has admitted that he's a little worried about Alexis Sanchez's future at Arsenal.

Watch: Alexis off to nightmare Copa America start

Alexis Sanchez played for Chile against Argentina in the early hours of Tuesday morning (UK time) and lost 2-1, continuing his national side's run of poor form.

Wenger on Jamie Vardy: He’s worth £30m

With Arsenal activating Jamie Vardy’s release clause, we thought it might be interesting to remind ourselves what sort of things Arsene Wenger has said about the Leicester City man in the past to try and gauge just what’s going on in his head.

Free Copa America Centenario Wallcharts

A landmark Copa America starts on June 3rd (4th for us in Europe).

Stat: Arsenal spend less than 6 other English clubs including Manchester...

Arsenal have spent less than several clubs between 2010-2015 but does it really matter if we're not winning trophies?

Arsenal star picks up yellow card, loses with national team again

Alexis Sanchez featured for Chile on Wednesday and, unfortunately for him, his national team lost yet again, this time 1-0 to Mexico.

Alexis posts hilarious shirtless photo with coach

Alex Iwobi and Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal
Sporting a physique most of us can only dream of because we're too lazy and ill-disciplined to put in the hours and stop eating the sweets, we don't judge Alexis for showing off his abs whenever he can.

Alexis suffers shock defeat with Chile

Alexis Sanchez was helpless to stop his side lose 2-1 against Jamaica in a friendly in the early hours of Saturday morning ahead of the Copa America Centenario.

Why Alexis still has to prove he deserves Arsenal's number 7...

Helen Trantum column
With this week’s announcement that there’s a new number 7 on the block, I couldn’t help thinking that it’s a good job Alexis’ move came this summer rather than last, for if it had been announced pre-publication, we’d have had to reconsider our list for our Greatest Number 7s book..

Photo: Arsenal stars enjoy their break

Mesut Özil and Alexis Sanchez have both been enjoying their time off from football but in different ways.

Arsenal legend: The Gunners need players like him

Legend Lauren claims that Alexis Sanchez is good enough to have been in the 2003/04 Invincible team.

Alexis Arsenal future confirmed

Alexis Sanchez appears to have finally made a decision regarding his Arsenal future: he's changed his shirt number.

Look: Arsenal’s 2016/17 kit revealed – finally

After about 106 'leaked' images of Arsenal's 2016/17 new kit were revealed in recent weeks, the club itself has finally released the new kit for pre-order.

Transfer boost for Arsenal as Chilean legend insists Alexis is happy

With contract talks pending and rumours circulating, Arsenal fans will be glad to hear that one of Chile's favourite sons believes Alexis Sánchez is happy in north London.

Xhaka’s Arsenal shirt number leaked, plus 3 other shirt number changes

The guy who leaked the photos of Granit Xhaka posing for his official Arsenal photoshoot claims that there will be three shirt changes when the new season starts and that Xhaka will wear the number 34.

Ranking Arsenal's striker from 2015/16 season

I didn't stick my head above the parapet and offer to write this section of our end of season review just so I could slate Theo Walcott.

Ranking Arsenal's attacking midfielders for 2015/16 season

The season is over, but who were the heroes and villains of Arsenal’s campaign?

Arsenal finish fifth in Premier League injury stakes for 2015/16

Arsenal injury news
With the 2015/16 crown, Newcastle United have won the Injury League for the second year in a row.

Arsenal's top five goals of the season with a shock winner

During Arsenal's 2015/16 season, we scored 90 goals in all competitions (91 if you include the Community Shield) but which was our best one? We put it to you.

Alexis closing in on 200 games in just 36 months with...

Chile have announced their squad for this summer's Copa América, confirming the involvement of Arsenal's Alexis Sánchez.

PSG make contact with Arsenal and Chelsea stars - report

Paris Saint-Germain have reportedly made Alexis Sanchez a priority to buy this summer and made contract with his representatives.

European giants chasing Alexis Sanchez as contract talks stall

With contract talks still not in full swing, Arsenal could have to fend off interest in Alexis Sánchez this summer.

Does star really want to leave Arsenal?

According to recent reports, Alexis Sanchez isn't enjoying life in north London quite as much as he once was but is he really off in the summer?

Stat that proves Arsenal need to keep forward at all costs

Alexis Sanchez has, once again, proven why he's so important to Arsenal.

Arsenal star storms out of stadium - report

Alexis Sanchez and Arsene Wenger are apparently on frosty terms, according to reports.

Wenger bemoans Euro 2016 and Copa América as he looks to...

The summer is a busy one with European Championships and Copa América both taking place: it is, to say the least, an inconvenience.

Arsenal offer Champions League winning Brazilian 3 year contract

German publication SportBILD are reporting talks between Arsenal and Bayern Munich ahead of the upcoming transfer window with Rafinha and Alexis Sánchez supposedly on the agenda.

Selling Alexis Sanchez to Bayern Munich would do irreparable damage to...

Bayern Munich have reportedly got in touch with Arsenal to enquire as to the availability of Alexis Sanchez.

Striking issues remain central to Arsenal’s problems

Goals have been a problem all season for Arsenal, and the solution looks as far off as ever.

Bellerín impressed by superstar teammate

With two goals from Alexis Sánchez, Arsenal strolled to a 2-0 win on Thursday evening.

Arsenal defender: We needed this 27-year-old forward to win the league

Out of the title race, two Alexis Sánchez goals took Arsenal back up to third place on Thursday evening: what if he'd been on form all season?

Result: Alexis scores twice, Arsenal win comfortably

Two first half goals from Alexis Sánchez were enough for Arsenal to comfortably beat West Bromwich Albion and head into third on Thursday night. Aaron...

Wenger: These two Arsenal stars aren't going anywhere

Despite rumours that Arsenal are having trouble tying Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez down to new contracts, Arsene Wenger insists that they want to stay.

Bayern Munich man keen for Arsenal star to join him in...

Arturo Vidal commented on the potential transfer of Alexis Sanchez to Bayern Munich after his team's 3-0 win over Schalke in the Bundesliga on Saturday.

Is this why Theo Walcott has been rubbish this season?

Helen Trantum column
Helen Trantum tries to understand if Arsenal's lack of players combinations lies at heart of many poor performances this season.

Chilean media say Bayern Munich are after Alexis Sánchez

With a new manager heading into the Allianz Arena dugout this summer, links with new players are to be expected.

Why Arsenal need to sell before they can buy

A lot of focus over the last few weeks has fallen on who Arsenal need to bring in during the summer transfer window in order to boost their chances of winning the Premier League next season, all of it on who Arsenal should buy and none of it on who they should sell. This is wrong.

Alexis Sanchez: It makes me feel sad

Alexis Sanchez has revealed that when he can’t play football he’s sad and that after his recent injury he was fearful when playing in case he aggravated the problem.

Graphic: Arsenal’s goals v Watford displayed pass-by-pass

Alex Iwobi and Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal
Arsenal returned to Premier League action with a comprehensive display against Watford at the Emirates. Thanks to the Daily Mail, we've get some cool graphics which show how the Arsenal goals developed on the pitch.

Crazy Alexis Sanchez stat after star scores against Watford

Arsenal stats
Alexis Sanchez grabbed his 11th goal of the season against Watford to get Arsenal on their way at the Emirates but did you know it was his first goal for the club with his left foot?

Player Focus: Alexis Sanchez doing it right

Alex Iwobi and Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal
Ever since Alexis Sanchez was moved from left wing to right wing last month, he has looked like a player rejuvenated after a barren run of form over the winter. On Saturday, Watford simply had no answer for his movement, both on and off the ball.

Alexis Sanchez invests in Brazilian kids’ future

Alexis Sanchez buys two football pitches for former hometown.

Watch: Two excellent Alexis assists for Chile

Arsenal forward Alexis Sánchez assisted twice to help La Roja to a 4-1 win in Venezuela on Tuesday night.

Opposition defender says Arsenal star can change games in a second

With internationals in full swing, Venezuela defender Jose Velazquez is completely wary of the impact Alexis Sánchez can have for Chile.

Watch: Alexis highlights as Chile lose to Argentina

Alexis failed to get on the scoresheet in his country’s World Cup qualifier defeat at home to Argentina. The forward played the full 90 minutes...

Arsenal star insists he isn't obsessed

It often appears that Alexis Sánchez has nothing in his life but football; the forward simply lives and breathes the beautiful game. Even when injured...

Arsenal on international duty – who, when and where

Arsenal international duty
For the rest of the month there is no Arsenal, at least not in any form we really enjoy. A series of international friendlies, most...

How Arsenal are getting Alexis to inspire the team again

A second strong performance in a week suggested Alexis Sánchez is close to finding his best form again. A stop-start season has undoubtedly held the...

Arsenal win, Juventus and Atletico Madrid linked with their star player

Juventus and Atletico Madrid are said to monitoring the situation at Arsenal as they look to get Alexis Sanchez to agree a new deal. With...

Alexis: Wenger wants me to rest but I won’t

Alexis Sanchez has admitted that Arsene Wenger sometimes asks him to rest but he won't. The Chilean is renowned for talking the boss into letting...

Arsenal star admits he works harder when Wenger tells him to...

Form has fluctuated for Alexis Sánchez this season but nobody can doubt the Chilean's application. Always hard-working, dedicated and motivated, Alexis wins fans over even...

Focus: Positional change sparks life back into Alexis against Barcelona

Ever since Alexis Sanchez returned from a two-month injury in late January, his performances have been rather predictable. He'd start on the left wing, receive...

Enrique reveals special plans for the three Arsenal players he's afraid...

Facing the media on Tuesday, Luis Enrique looked ahead to Wednesday night's Champions League second leg between Arsenal and Barcelona, highlighting which Gunners his...

Arsenal forward admits letting the team down makes him lose sleep

A goal in the north London derby was a long time coming for Alexis Sánchez and has put his mind at ease after a...

Predicted XI v Hull: Wenger to make six changes, Özil and...

Arsenal predicted lineup
Back to FA Cup duty, and we already know Arsène Wenger is planning on rotating for Tuesday evening's game against Hull City. With a busy schedule,...

Alexis hadn't scored a Premier League goal in 140 days

Rescuing a point for Arsenal on Saturday, hopefully the equaliser in the north London derby can reinvigorate Alexis Sánchez. The Chilean netted in the fourth...

Wenger insists 98% of things are right at Arsenal

Things aren't as terrible as they seem, Wenger tells the media

The real reason Arsenal’s results are so awful ahead of Tottenham...

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There’s something up at Arsenal. Actually, there are many things up at the club but there is one glaring problem that we can’t miss – Arsenal...

Is Alexis right about Arsenal’s mental state?

On Thursday, after the Swansea defeat, Alexis Sanchez spoke. The Chilean, who is famously media-shy, spoke with DirecTVSports and said “With the players we have, I think...

Was this really the moment Arsenal's title challenge exploded?

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Was Santi Cazorla's knee ligament injury the moment Arsenal's title challenge was fatally torpedoed, even before they got to play United and Swansea? It's likely...

Arsenal boss denies that star players are close to renewing contracts

Over the last few months there have been murmurs that Arsenal are in talks with Mesut Özil and Alexis Sánchez over new deals. On Tuesday...

Injury update: Wenger confirms tight muscles and will be cautious with...

Arsenal team news
Arsène Wenger gives the latest team news ahead of the game against Swansea.

Alexis Sanchez clarifies his future before Manchester United game

Alexis Sanchez has told the media that he is happy, having fun and that Arsenal are now his family, in a statement that should...

Tottenham star gives his opinion on Alexis Sanchez

We may have the small matter of Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday but, let’s face it, we all have one eye on...

Tomas Rosicky among Arsenal’s top earners

Despite being injured for the majority of the last few seasons, Tomas Rosicky reportedly earns £85,000 a week - more than the likes of...

Player focus: A frustrating night for Arsenal and Alexis

Tonight's game against Barcelona ended up with a defeat and a frustrating feeling for Alexis Sanchez against his former team. He started in his favourite...

Wenger talks in circles about Alexis’ ‘zone’ ahead of Barcelona clash

Arsene Wenger loves to talk in circles; sometimes I'm not sure whether he actually understands what he's saying or whether he's deliberately trying to...

Former Real Madrid boss backs Alexis and Welbeck to shine

Embarassed by Barcelona earlier in the season and ultimately sacked by Real Madrid, maybe Rafa Benitez isn't the man to listen to. But what if...

Wenger says out of form star is ready to beat Barcelona

It's not unfair for Arsenal fans to expect more from Alexis Sánchez. After coming off the bench on Saturday, Alexis saw his struggles in front...

Barça stars Mascherano and Iniesta wary of Alexis’ ability

A former Barcelona player, Alexis Sánchez may well already by striking fear into Tuesday's opposition before a ball is kicked. There is plenty of talk...

Alexis Sanchez: Playing for Barcelona was a dream but I love...

With our first match against Barcelona in the Champions League just days away, it's inevitable that Alexis Sanchez will be asked about his old...

Arsenal are drawing more blanks than they have in seven years

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Since 2009 Arsenal have lost Cesc Fábregas, Emmanuel Adebayor, Samir Nasri, Robin van Persie just to name a few talented attacking players. However, no...

Alexis Sánchez, what’s the problem?

Rushing on the ball, working hard but fruitlessly off the ball, and generally looking a shadow of himself: what's up with Alexis Sánchez? The Chilean...

Second £180kpw deal could be signed at Arsenal – report

Alexis Sanchez will follow Mesut Ozil and demand £180kpw in his new contract if we are to believe the website, Football Insider. They have broken...

Leicester City boss hails Arsenal's "magicians" ahead of title clash

Much of the build-up for Arsenal's game against Leicester City on Sunday is about the players who have led the Foxes into the title...

Alexis holds out on new contract to become Arsenal’s highest earner...

Alexis Sanchez is reportedly holding out on a new contract in order to earn £160,000 a week, which would make him Arsenal's highest paid...

Arsenal star: Mesut Ozil and forward are game changers

Tomas Rosicky has hailed the talent of both Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez, calling them Arsenal's game changers. Unfortunately, it's unclear whether Rosicky will play...

Forward set to sign huge Arsenal deal - report

In what will come as welcome news to Gooners, Arsenal are reportedly about to sign Alexis Sanchez to a brand new, shiny deal. According to...

Returning man can fire Arsenal's title challenge

It's been a very good few days for Arsenal. On Saturday title rivals Leicester City and Tottenham Hotspur both won, but the result of the former...

Why Walcott should be dropped to make way for Arsenal forward

With the Chilean forward back from injury and obviously undroppable, which player should now sit on the bench in the next game when there...

Stat: Alexis loves a Cup

Alexis Sanchez continued his return from injury by getting handed a start against Burnley on Saturday and promptly popped up with a goal. Picked as...

Player focus: Alexis – energetic and effective as usual for Arsenal...

Following his lively cameo appearance during the Chelsea defeat on Sunday, Alexis Sánchez was energetic and effective as usual on display against Burnley, scoring...

Arsenal boss admits goal scorer is 'quite good'

Arsene Wenger spoke about Arsenal's two goals against Burnley after the match and admitted that Calum Chambers is indeed 'quite good' at finishing. Chambers scored...

Arsenal injury boost timely after Chelsea defeat

At least Alexis is back, though he struggled to improve anyone's mood on Sunday. The Chilean played for the first time in two months as...

Alexis: Winning the league with Arsenal would be a dream

Alexis Sanchez recently made is clear that he was happy at Arsenal and admitted that to win the league with us would be a dream. The...

Alexis: I’m not leaving Arsenal

Alexis Sanchez has put to bed any rumours that he could be leaving Arsenal. Although I doubt anyone seriously thought the Chilean was leaving just...

Chelsea striker hails Arsenal star ahead of clash

Chelsea striker, Pedro, has described Alexis Sanchez as one of the best players he's shared a changing room with ahead of our tie with...

Look: Arsenal get boost as stars return from injury ahead of...

Arsenal team news
Francis Coquelin and Alexis Sanchez have finally returned from the sidelines and joined the rest of the squad in training on Thursday ahead of...

Wenger explains why he might not risk Alexis against Chelsea

Back in training and raring to go, Alexis Sánchez must be itching to get back on the pitch after almost two months out. The Chilean...

Team news: Özil available, Alexis ‘should’ make the squad v Chelsea

Arsenal injury news
Facing the media on Thursday morning, Arsène Wenger delivered the latest team news ahead of Sunday's game against Chelsea. The Gunners have been without a...

Double Arsenal boost ahead of Chelsea match

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Alexis and Mesut Özil's return to first team action could not be coming at a better time. For weeks now, the Arsenal starting XI, at least...

Is Alexis' Chile manager Jorge Sampaoli heading to Chelsea?

Jorge Sampaoli, the man who helped mastermind Chile's Copa América success in the summer, could be coming to England. The Argentine manager has parted ways...

Wenger: Ozil and Sanchez back for Chelsea

Arsene Wenger spoke with the press after he watched his side play out a 0-0 draw at the Britannia. The Arsenal manager didn’t seem too...

Wenger: Injured Arsenal man return against Stoke City

Arsene Wenger has admitted that although he's going to be cautious with reintroducing Alexis back into the squad, there is a chance he could...

Websites stir up trouble by linking Sanchez with Chelsea move

The Daily Star have been a little naughty today as they linked Alexis Sanchez with a move to Chelsea, but they aren't the only...

Sanchez out of Liverpool game but Ozil back

Arsenal team news
Arsene Wenger met with the press at London Colney today ahead of Arsenal’s game against Liverpool on Wednesday evening. The boss gave updates on a...

Wenger rules Alexis out of Liverpool clash

Arsenal begin a consecutive attempt to defend the FA Cup on Saturday afternoon, but will do so without last season's hero from Wembley. Scorer of...

Team news: Alexis not ready for Sunderland, Arteta available

Arsène Wenger has revealed the late team news ahead of Arsenal's game against Sunderland on Saturday. The Gunners are expected to rotate for the FA...

Update: Alexis in contention for Sunderland game

Arsenal begin their defence of the FA Cup against Sunderland on Saturday, and could have Alexis Sánchez back in time to face the Black...

Video: Arsenal's best five goals of 2015

In 55 games in 2015, Arsenal have managed to score 103 goals. Amongst them have been some tap-ins, a fair few own goals, and...

Arsenal still without star forward for Newcastle clash

Arsenal team news
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Alexis Sanchez is still out for Saturday's match against Newcastle. The forward, who has been out for weeks with a...

Wenger admits Arsenal have no immediate plans to renew Alexis and...

With Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil cementing themselves within theArsenal squad and becoming key players, speculation has turned to how and when we'll tie...

Arsenal remain without star player for Southampton clash

Arsenal team news
Arsenal remain without Alexis Sanchez going into our match against Southampton on Boxing Day. Despite early reports suggesting the Chilean could return against Man City,...

Four Arsenal players in team of the season so far, Koscielny...

After Monday's defeat of Manchester City, Sky pundits Jamie Carragher settled upon a team of the season so far. Between them they managed to agree on...

UPDATE: Sanchez suffers setback, out until January

Alexis Sanchez has suffered a setback in training and will not be back until January 10th. It had been speculated that the Chilean would be...

Watch: Arsenal stars show off their musical talent

In one of the stranger videos Arsenal's chosen to gift us with this Christmas, Petr Cech, Alexis and Nacho Monreal played Christmas songs. Cech has...

Team news: Wenger says two players could return to face Manchester...

Facing the press on Thursday morning, Arsène Wenger confessed that Alexis Sánchez has a chance of returning on Monday night. The Chilean has missed Arsenal's...

Real Madrid look to rain on Arsenal's parade by buying star...

Real Madrid are apparently hoping to steal Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal after admiring him from afar since he joined. The Chilean has been a revelation...

Wenger reveals he could play unfit forward against Manchester City

Arsene Wenger has well and truly set the cat amongst the pigeons by insinuating that Alexis may still play against Man City despite the...

Alexis Sanchez linked with move to Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City

The likelihood of Pep Guardiola moving to Manchester City sooner rather than later is getting higher and, according to reports, the Bayern boss wants...

Alexis Sanchez incident prompts Norwich action

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Norwich City have installed additional padding around the cameraman pit after Alexis Sanchez was pushed into it during their game against the Gunners. Making sure...

Arsenal forward no longer interested in Manchester United move - report

Reports emerged from Spain recently that Louis van Gaal wanted to bring Alexis to Manchester United (who could blame him?) and the forward was...

Alexis on track for Manchester City return – report

After qualifying for the knockout rounds of the Champions League on Wednesday, it's possible Arsenal fans don't actually need any more good news. Anyway, I'd...

Injured Arsenal star delighted with win over Olympiacos

Knowing how Alexis feels about rest means he probably watched our 3-0 win over Olympiacos from the edge of his seat. The injured forward is...

Arsenal man wins player of the year award after stellar 12...

Alexis Sánchez has won the Football Supporters' Federation's Player of the Year award for 2015. The Chilean international had a strong year, and was given the...

Alexis takes big step to recover from injury

Alexis Sanchez has returned to Chile to recover from the hamstring injury which is set to keep him sidelined for the next few weeks. Speaking...

Could Arsenal receive huge injury boost before Manchester City clash?

According to the Daily Mail, Alexis Sanchez could return as early as our match against Man City. The forward, who picked up a hamstring injury...

The FA must take action after cowardly push

Chilean winger Alexis Sánchez pulled his hamstring at Norwich City on Sunday, but he could have had a more serious injury in the first...

Watch: Guardiola shouts at Alexis for overplaying. Will he ever learn?

Back in 2012, Pep Guardiola rested Alexis Sánchez. When you're manager of Barcelona you have that kind of luxury. Alexis had played 90 minutes for...

Arsenal’s injury curse rolls on – but should we blame the...

Sunday's disappointment at Norwich has once again led to meltdown in the twitter-sphere, and those Gooners with hair-trigger emotions cast words around with impotent...

Wenger gives updates on three new injuries

Heading into the game against Norwich City, there was plenty of talk about an Arsenal 'injury crisis'. Coming out of the game against Norwich City,...

Result: Gunners draw at Norwich and pick up more injuries

Mesut Özil's opener at Carrow Road was cancelled out by Lewis Grabban as Arsenal were held to a point by Norwich City. Within 12 minutes...

Debunking the “Özil can’t play on the wing” myth

What do the following have in common: Paul Scholes Clarence Seedorf Bastian Schweinsteiger They're all World Cup winners? No, there's an Englishman and Dutchman in there! They're all...

Alexis a doubt for Arsenal's match against Norwich City

The news we've all been dreading since the beginning of the season has arrived: Alexis might be injured. Now, before you all tear up your...

Stat: Ozil and Alexis prove instrumental for Arsenal

Just in case you weren't already aware, Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil have been huge for us so far this season. So huge, in fact,...

Arsenal player ratings v Dinamo Zagreb: Özil and Alexis shine, Joel...

A strong performance and a 3-0 win against Dinamo Zagreb kept Arsenal's Champions League hopes alive on Tuesday night. The Gunners went into the game...

Five takeaways from Arsenal’s 2-1 loss to West Bromich Albion

After a difficult week in which Arsenal's French contingent were mentally assaulted by the atrocities committed in Paris, fans were looking forward to a...

Alexis a doubt for game against West Brom

Alexis Sanchez is set to undergo a fitness test when he returns to Arsenal ahead of this weekend’s Premier League game against West Brom...

Infographic: How Arsenal's internationals got on during the break

Just over a week ago, ten Arsenal players left for international duty. 13 appearances later, it seems that all 10 are set to return injury free....

Chile 1-1 Colombia: Alexis and Ospina share the spoils

Two Arsenal legends came head to head in the international arena on Wednesday night with Alexis Sánchez' Chile hosting David Ospina's Colombia in a...

Wenger would be right to give Alexis winter break

Seven goals in 17 games this season isn't a bad return for a winger, but Alexis Sánchez is a lot more than that. A closer look...

International boss refuses to rest tired Arsenal star

Alexis Sánchez' problem is, he's like a child. He won't do what's best for himself in the long run, nor will he think of his...

Arsenal dominate stats-based ‘power rankings’

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Sky Sports are ranking players based on stats, and Arsenal are coming out on top! Let me explain a little. You get a certain number...

Power: Arsenal talisman tops rankings while underrated defender shines

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Alexis Sanchez continues his awesome run by topping the SkySports Power Rankings for the second week in a row. Based on Premier League form, his...

Video: Alexis proves to be awful in ‘beat the bin’ challenge

Who are Arsenal's most technical players? You'd probably say Santi Cazorla, Mesut Özil and Alexis Sánchez. The Chilean may be good at finding the target...

Does Alexis’ Ballon d’Or nomination mean anything?

Earlier this week, Alexis was nominated for the Ballon d'Or. The greatest individual prize in football will end up in the hands of either Lionel...

Alexis encourages fans to 'enjoy' victory over Bayern Munich as forward...

Alexis Sanchez has posted on Instagram following Arsenal's 2-0 win over Bayern Munich in the Champions League and encouraged the fans to enjoy the...

Alexis Sanchez wallpapers and covers

Ten goals in six matches for club and country! No, it's not LewanGOALski, it's Alexis Sanchez! The season didn't start so well for him, but now he's...

Stats: Arsenal duo creating more chances than almost everyone else

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Mesut Ozil and Santi Cazorla are second and third when it comes to creating chances in the Premier League this season. Ozil, in second place,...

Wenger no plans to rest superstars for Bayern clash

Arsenal team news
In the lead up to his press conference ahead of the Bayern Munich game it was being claimed that Arsene Wenger would rest Alexis...

Watch: Alexis wondergoal in Watford warmup

In case you hadn't noticed, Alexis Sanchez is enjoying something of a purple patch at the minute. Scoring against Watford on Saturday, the Chilean took...

Was Wenger right all along about his striking options?

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When the transfer window closed without a striker arriving at Arsenal, a mass tantrum took place. You were involved in it, and so was I....

Tactics: How Wenger is using Bellerín to get the best out...

After six Premier League games this season, Arsenal had experienced some trouble in front of goal. Finishing is indeed cyclical, as Arsène Wenger reminded us,...

Wenger hails Alexis after tenth goal in six games

Alexis Sánchez didn't score in his first eight Arsenal appearances this season. He started six of those games and frequently managed to get shots away,...

Santi Cazorla: Arsenal’s unsung talisman

Go to the middle of North London and ask a thousand random strangers who Arsenal's best player is. Most will say Alexis Sanchez, a good two-hundred...

Helpless Wenger could rue Chile’s use of Alexis

Arsenal boss Arsène Wenger doesn't seem best pleased with Chile's use of Alexis Sánchez, and who can blame him? Alexis hobbled off at the end of...

In full: Alexis Sanchez’s quotes about staying at Arsenal

Over the past week or so, Alexis Sanchez has been linked with a move to Real Madrid. Obviously as Arsenal signed him from Barcelona, the...

Watch: Alexis stars and scores for Chile against Peru

You probably heard that Alexis Sanchez continued his great run of recent form for club and country by netting two against Peru during the...

Watch: Peru fans’ ‘curse’ on Alexis fails as Chilean scores another...

When Alexis Sanchez hits his form, boy does he hit his form. The forward scored another brace for Chile against Peru and basically played like...

Team news: Should Arsenal fans be worried about Koscielny's injury?

Arsenal team news
Arsenal's team news for our match against Watford has been released and it appears that although Alexis Sanchez is fine, Laurent Koscielny might not...

Has football support gone too far when fans are ‘cursing’ Alexis?

In one of the stranger stories of the moment, Alexis Sanchez has been cursed by Peru fans by having a tortoise rubbed on one...

Chile boss admits playing Alexis risked further injury

Chile head coach Jorge Sampaoli has admitted that he played Alexis Sánchez despite fears his injury could have been worsened on Friday night. The forward returned...

Alexis shakes of injury to score against Brazil (video)

Alexis shook off an injury concern to play the full 90 minutes and score as Chile saw off Brazil on Thursday night. The forward was...

Arsenal reach from the gutter to the stars

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We all know the truism that football is a funny old game. It doesn't always feel like it though, does it? That said, Arsenal seem...

Arsenal fans can breathe a sigh of relief - Alexis not...

Arsenal team news
Concern spread across the Goonerverse when Alexis Sanchez went down and was subsequently subbed off against Manchester United. The star was incredible against the Red...

Manchester United defeat saw two landmark moments as Arsenal ran riot

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A 3-0 win over Manchester United on Sunday saw Arsenal reach an Emirates Stadium landmark. The third goal, brilliantly scored by Alexis Sánchez, was the...

Look: Alexis takes on Maradona

Alexis Sanchez may be running the show at Arsenal at the moment after scoring six goals in eight days, but, as hard as it...

Infographic: When to watch Arsenal players on international duty

Following our 3-0 defeat of Manchester United, it's almost two weeks until we get to watch Arsenal in action again. If playing Watford on 17th...

Čech explains form of Alexis and Manchester City's Agüero

Like most players surely would be, Petr Čech has admitted he's thankful to play alongside Alexis Sánchez. The goalkeeper kept another clean sheet on Sunday...

Mertesacker: Alexis and Ozil make us dangerous

Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez both had outstanding performances against Manchester United in the Premier League and Per Mertesacker had high praise for them...

Wenger says Alexis is injured but will play for Chile

Arsène Wenger gave some worrying news on Alexis Sánchez after the Chilean helped Arsenal to a 3-0 win over Manchester United. Two first half goals...

Wenger hoping players stay fit as he plots title challenge

Arsenal head into the international break in high spirits after a 3-0 defeat of Manchester United on Sunday. The Red Devils came to the Emirates...

Arsenal set to offer forward massive deal

Arsenal are apparently set to offer Alexis Sanchez a shiny new contract to keep him in north London for another five years. The deal is...

Watch: Alexis showing superb form again

After a hat-trick at Leicester City on Saturday, Alexis Sánchez has his mojo back. The Chilean scored and assisted on Tuesday night and was the...

Arsenal legend fearing Alexis will want to leave

Alexis Sánchez grabbed a goal and an assist on Tuesday night, but Arsenal still lost 3-2 to Olympiacos in the Champions League. The Chilean had...

Tottenham Hotspur hero: Alexis is only player Arsenal can rely on

Full-time complainer, part-time pundit Garth Crooks has said that he reckons Alexis Sanchez is the only player in the Arsenal squad worthy of winning...

How Arsenal look stronger heading into Olympiacos and Manchester United games

With Olympiakos and surprise league leaders Manchester United on the horizon, last week's turnaround in form and fortunes was vital. The last time I put...

Ox: Alexis makes the difference in the dressing room

After hailing Alexis Sanchez's performance in the Premier League against Leicester in which he scored a hat-trick, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has also praised the Chilean's...

Arsenal forward not fazed by pressure to score

Theo Walcott spoke after the Leicester match about Alexis Sanchez's hat-trick, insisting that even when he's not scoring he's helping the team in some...

Arsenal's Alexis becomes first footballer to score in Premier League, La...

Just in case you don't live in the real world and therefore haven't been exposed to the genius of Alexis Sanchez, here's an interesting...

Arsenal forward insists goal drought has actually been a blessing

As we all know by now, Alexis Sanchez scored a superb hat-trick against Leicester City after months without a goal. The Chilean has been under...

Bellerin ‘buzzing’ for Sanchez after Leicester win

Hector Bellerin wasted no time taking to Twitter after Arsenal's 5-2 win over Leicester to hail hattrick hero Alexis Sanchez. Bellerin was restored to the...

Alexis enters Arsenal’s history books

Alexis Sanchez's hat-trick against Leicester City has now put the Chilean in the Arsenal history books. The forward has become to 100th Gunner to score...

Walcott: Alexis is top quality – even when he’s not scoring

Theo Walcott spoke after Arsenal's 5-2 win over Leicester City in the Premier League to hail Alexis Sanchez's stunning individual performance. The Chilean scored a...

Alexis targets further success after hat-trick against Leicester City

Alexis Sanchez gave the performance of his season so far against Leicester City on Saturday but despite scoring a hat-trick, the forward wants more! The Chilean...

Alexis Sanchez isn’t back because he never left

Five goals scored, five conceded and only ten points from the opening six games of the season, it goes without saying that fans were...

Arsenal boss insists forward is now back to his best

After a dry spell upon his return from the Copa America, Alexis Sanchez got back to goalscoring ways against Leicester in the Premier League...

Arsenal boss admits he played Alexis too early

Alexis Sanchez is taking a little while to get back to form this season after his late involvement in the Copa America tournament and...

Arsenal icon says Alexis failure has Liverpool and Rodgers

As Arsenal were winning the north London derby on Wednesday night, Liverpool were struggling past League 2 side Carlisle United at Anfield. Brendan Rodgers fielded...

Stats prove Alexis is misfiring badly

Arsenal can't score. Last season this wasn't always an issue, as Alexis Sánchez scored or created a goal and handed us with a get out...

Wenger: He’s an important player for us

With Arsenal set to rotate against Dinamo Zagreb in the Champions League with Chelsea on the horizon, there is one man Arsene Wenger won't be...

One-Two Punch: How Wenger can use Giroud and Walcott together

Tell me if this sounds familiar: Arsenal play at home to a side with a relatively unheralded keeper, go on to create an absurd...

Arsenal forward urges former Manchester United man to stay strong after...

Alexis Sanchez, ever the ball of love, has wished Danny Welbeck his best via his social media. An injury that was supposed to only keep...

Wenger admits he was watching progression of Manchester United signing

There almost certainly isn't an up and coming French talent that Arsène Wenger doesn't know. The manager looked on during the end of the transfer...

Alexis named 'best value' transfer while Manchester United waste money

A study by Soccerex has seen Arsenal forward Alexis Sánchez named the best transfer in Europe from last season. The Chilean international signed for Arsenal from...

Watch: Alexis scores late winner for Chile

Last time he was on international duty, Alexis Sánchez lifted the Copa América with his Chile team-mates. This time around he kept the good momentum...

Injury stats: Will Arsenal’s remaining forwards stay fit in Welbeck’s absence?

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So the transfer window is shut, Arsenal didn't sign a forward, and now Danny Welbeck is out until Christmas. Hands up if you saw that...

Wenger says Manchester United deal proves him right

Arsenal were inactive as the transfer window close and, despite rumours all summer, didn't end up signing a senior outfield player. Petr Čech joined from...

Three Arsenal men make London team of the week

The Evening Standard's team of the week includes three Arsenal players, five from West Ham and three from Crystal Palace. Interestingly, none from Chelsea, fancy...

The key to fixing Arsenal's offensive issues

With an abundance of central players, Arsène Wenger has been turning a blind eye to width so far this season. The Arsenal manager has too many...

Wenger and Arsenal should have overpaid to improve this summer

'Value!' 'Availability!' 'NET SPEND!!!!!' With only days to go before the transfer window closes, the above phrases are filling our lives with increasing regularity, as Arsenal fans...

Pace vs control: The Arsenal conundrum

Ahead of Monday night's annual visit from the scousers, Arsene Wenger said that Arsenal must 'play with good pace' to get a result. Much to...

Tweets: Arsenal stars look forward to Liverpool clash

Both Mesut Özil and Alexis Sánchez scored in Arsenal's 4-1 defeat of Liverpool the last time the two sides met, and are excited to...

Wenger claims Alexis as good as Barcelona superstar

Wenger compares Alexis to Luis Suarez.

Wenger: Alexis needs to improve finishing

Wenger believes Alexis has improved since first joined the Gunners.

Liverpool boss fears threat of Arsenal star who rejected him

Last summer, with Luis Suárez departing, Liverpool were hell bent on signing Chilean forward Alexis Sánchez. Alexis did leave former club Barcelona for England, but...

Wenger: Özil committed and Alexis nearly 100% for Liverpool

In Arsenal's last match Mesut Özil stole the show, running the game from start to finish. The German worked tirelessly, created a number of openings,...

Former Arsenal number 10 hails Özil as 'best player' at Arsenal

Paul Merson wore the number 10 for Arsenal for much of his 11 seasons at the club, eventually relinquishing it for Dennis Bergkamp. The former...

Arsenal star urges others to help flooded home town

Alexis helps out flooded home town.

Watch: Alexis trains alone ahead of Liverpool match

Alexis trains ahead of Liverpool tie.

The five questions Arsenal still have to answer after Crystal Palace...

On Sunday, Selhurst Park once again proved a happy hunting ground for Arsenal as a well balanced Crystal Palace side were defeated, but didn't...

Alexis targets more victories with Arsenal

Arsenal players react to victory over Crystal Palace.

The 4 reasons Wenger doesn't need to sign another striker

So the second weekend of the season was much nicer than the first, with Arsenal securing all three points at Selhurst Park. Now we only have...

Wenger admits Arsenal star is unfit

Wenger has admitted that Alexis isn't yet fit.

Player ratings: Ozil runs rings around Crystal Palace

Ozil unreal against Crystal Palace.

Overplayed Alexis isn’t being protected by Arsenal

From Arsène Wenger's comments it looks like Alexis Sánchez is in line to make his first start of the new season against Crystal Palace...

How to solve Wenger's selection issues

"And here comes Alexis," my father bellowed as we observed Arsenal's acrimonious defeat at home to West Ham with equal parts dread and hangover. The...

Crystal Palace preview: What's our response time?

Arsenal preview Crystal Palace
First of all I would like to apologise to all Arsenal fans reading this. If you read my match preview this time last week (do...

Wenger says Alexis is fit and will do even better this...

Charging around with as much desire as ever, Alexis Sánchez just didn't quite look ready after coming off the bench against West Ham last...

Wenger announces team news before trip to Crystal Palace

Arsenal injury news
Arsenal will have to bounce back quickly to get back on track after a disappointing start to the Premier League season on Sunday. Arsène Wenger...

Is Arsenal star being irresponsible with his health?

Alexis was pictured still training after final whistle following our loss to West Ham.

Arsenal boss surprised at forward's fitness

Although Alexis is fitter than respected upon his return from holiday, Wenger says he's still not ready to feature against West Ham.

BT Pundit: Alexis wouldn't get in the Chelsea team

Michael Owen is not known for his intelligent and insightful remarks as a pundit. There's a good reason for that. His latest claim isn't exactly...

Arsenal star player returns

Alexis, Rosicky and Welbeck all still out for West Ham game, although Alexis and Welbeck are close.

Henry backs Alexis for Player of the Year

Arsenal legend Thierry Henry has tipped Alexis Sánchez to win PFA Player of the Year this season as Arsenal chase their first Premier League...

Forward craves more silverware with Arsenal

Alexis wants to win more silverware with Arsenal.

Wenger: Alexis can do better

by Lewis Ambrose Arsène Wenger has backed Alexis Sánchez to do even more in his second season of English football. After joining from Barcelona last summer...

Press Conference: Community Shield team news

by Lewis Ambrose Arsène Wenger confirmed that Arsenal are almost at full strength during Tuesday's pre-Community Shield press conference. The Arsenal manager faced the press early...

Alexis returns to training early

by Lewis Ambrose Alexis Sánchez isn't due back in London until 3rd August, a day after the Community Shield at Wembley. He hasn't, however, let that...

Walcott discusses options ahead of contract talks

by Lewis Ambrose When Theo Walcott has been mentioned lately it is only inevitable that his contract situation creeps up. The Arsenal and England forward has...

Arsenal star doesn't deny mental problem

by Lewis Ambrose On their way to lifting the Copa América in the summer Chile had a fiery encounter with Uruguay in the quarter-finals. Edinson Cavani was...

Arsenal international wants new signing

by Lewis Ambrose Arsenal are being linked with strikers continuously yet again this summer, with Arsène Wenger allegedly considering the likes of Karim Benzema and...

Wenger confirms Alexis return date

by Lewis Ambrose Speaking at a news conference in Singapore, Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger has confirmed that Alexis Sánchez will return to the club at...

Arsenal don't need anyone else

by Matthew Wade With the usual summer links to Higuain and Cavani, and rumours now extending to Lacazette, do Arsenal actually need another striker? And...

Alexis Sánchez: A year on from him joining Arsenal

by Mosope Ominiyi July 10th, 2014 - I remember that day like it was just yesterday and yet, it was a year ago today to...

Arsenal manager praises his Chilean superstar

by Lewis Ambrose Speaking to Arsenal Player, Arsène Wenger has spoken about Alexis Sánchez and that penalty. Last weekend the Chilean scored the winning penalty to gift...

Arsenal forward proclaims that success is delicious

by Nia Griffiths After Chile won the Copa America against Argentina, Alexis Sanchez spoke on Twitter about how good success tastes - at least that's...

Arsenal boss claims Chile success spells bad news for Arsenal

by Nia Griffiths Alexis Sanchez's Chile won the Copa America tournament on Saturday but could this have repercussions for Arsenal's season? Due to being in the...

Arsenal forward claims he knew his team would be successful

by Nia Griffiths After scoring the winning penalty against Argentina in the final of the Copa America tournament, Alexis Sanchez claimed they knew they were...

In focus: Alexis Sanchez v Argentina

by Lee Hurley Alexis Sanchez scored the winning penalty against Argentina in the Copa America final on Saturday night. Stepping up knowing that if he scored...

Alexis Sanchez helps his country make history

by Mosope Ominiyi On Saturday evening, it was either going to be delight or downfall for Chile. The hosts of this year's Copa América tournament, they...

Sampaoli says Chile need a better Alexis ahead of final

by Lewis Ambrose So far Chile have battled to the final of the Copa América in some comfort, but without their key player firing. It says...

Video: Monreal selects 4 teammates in his ultimate XI

by Lewis Ambrose Arsenal defender Nacho Monreal had a superb season, making the left-back spot his own. The Spanish international played 36 times for the Gunners,...

Alexis hreavily criticised for Chile performances so far

by Lewis Ambrose As the host nation, Chile have made their way to the final of the Copa América with little trouble so far. Wins in...

Semi-finalists Paraguay needed Ospina, Alexis must improve

by Lewis Ambrose The second semi-final in the Copa América saw Paraguay absolutely trounced 6-1 by Argentina, who will face Chile in the final. Argentina were...

Arsenal oddly linked with QPR reject

by Lewis Ambrose First it was Arturo Vidal, now it is Eduardo Vargas: the Italian press seem absolutely determined to sell us one of Alexis...

Alexis dominates as he leads Chile to final

by Lewis Ambrose Chile have not won the Copa América in its 99-year history, but have made the final of the tournament this summer. A hard-fought...

One link denied, another emerges. Will Vidal join Arsenal?

by Lewis Ambrose Rumours linking Arturo Vidal to Arsenal are going around in circles in what looks set to be one of those unlikely stories...

Arsenal forward expected to take kicking 'like a man'

by Nia Griffiths After Alexis Sanchez complained about being kicked about in Chile's win over Uruguay, it's been said that he should learn to just take...

Uruguayan footballer hurls foul abuse at Alexis on Twitter

by Lee Hurley Uruguay's Javier Chevanton has launched a foul-mouthed tirade at Alexis Sanchez on Twitter calling him names that would see him receive a...

Watch Alexis' top five Gunner goals

by Nia Griffiths Alexis Sanchez has scored 97 goals during his footballing career and some of the best have happened in an Arsenal shirt. His goals...

Arsenal forward celebrates victory despite controversy

by Nia Griffiths Alexis Sanchez tweeted about the Chile victory over Uruguay in the Copa America 2015 tournament despite controversy surrounding the win. Chile won 1-0...

In focus: Sánchez against Uruguay in Copa América quarter-final

By Mosope Ominiyi After our match report on the Chile v Uruguay match, let's take a more in-depth look at Alexis' individual performance. As the tournament's...

Alexis frustrated but Chile overcome Uruguay on controversial night

by Lewis Ambrose Chile are through to the semi-finals of the Copa América after beating Uruguay 1-0 on a hot-tempered evening in Santiago. The host nation...

Chile boss talks about Alexis ahead of quarter-final

by Lewis Ambrose After a group stage which was low on high-quality football, Chile have emerged as one of the strong favourites to win the...

Watch: Arsenal midfielder rates Fabregas higher than Özil

by Lewis Ambrose Jack Wilshere loves a bit of controversy, and this time he could be in danger of upsetting his own fans with choices...

Arsenal mural goes up in Alexis’ home town

by Lee Hurley An Arsenal mural has gone up in Alexis Sanchez's home town of Tocopilla. The city, which is located in the Antofagasta region in...

Pre-assist stats show Alexis was undeniable star of the season

by Lewis Ambrose Assists are important, obviously, but pre-assists deserve some love too and InTheMiddleGiroud has revealed just who contributed the most last season. A pre-assists is the...

Arsenal finally have harmony, victory will follow

by Matthew Wade Most Arsenal fans of any pre-Wenger vintage will have firm memories of (and probably miss) the old Arsenal club crest, and its...

Ospina clean sheets just see Colombia advance in Chile

by Lewis Ambrose Sunday evening saw a 0-0 draw between Colombia and Peru which, to be quite frank, is simply 90 minutes that I will...

Arsenal star shines as he continues to defy medical science

by Mosope Ominiyi Although the Alexis Sanchez was a possible injury doubt before the match, the 26-year-old started Chile's final Copa América group stage fixture -...

In focus: Sanchez scores as Chile demolish Bolivia

by Lee Hurley Chile demolished Bolivia 5-0 to finish top of their group in the Copa America. Alexis Sanchez got himself on the scoresheet in the...

Watch: Arsenal's midfield force in full flow

by Nia Griffiths One area where we haven't needed to strengthen this season is our midfield. Aaron Ramsey, Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez, Santi Cazorla and, in...

Cazorla: Alexis is great now he’s out from Messi’s shadow

by Lee Hurley Santi Cazorla has been praising Alexis Sanchez in the Spanish press, highlighting the shadow of Lionel Messi at Barcelona which hid the...

Santi Cazorla disagrees with Wenger's choice

by Lewis Ambrose After a long season which saw most Arsenal players struggle for form and fitness at various stages manager Arsène Wenger tipped Santi...

Why transfer windows will always be captivating and infuriating for Arsenal

by Stephen Bradley Silly season. Woot. Every time I see a report in the news or on social media, concerning who Arsenal may or may not...

Alexis deemed fit after injury scare

by Lewis Ambrose Currently on international duty, Alexis Sánchez suffered an injury scare but has been deemed fit to continue training. The Chilean forward is currently...

Santi Cazorla excited by big arrivals at Arsenal

by Lewis Ambrose The financial shackles are off and Arsenal have responded with a world class signing in each summer so far with the arrivals...

Alexis wrongly denied winner against Mexico

by Lee Hurley Alexis Sanchez was unable to get on the scoresheet for Chile as his side played out an exciting 3-3 draw with Mexico...

Watch: Alexis proves the doubters wrong

by Nia Griffiths Alexis Sanchez has been a revelation for Arsenal this season. Just like when we first signed Mesut Ozil, I'm still having a hard...

Gibbs: Alexis can carry them

by Lee Hurley Kieran Gibbs believes that Alexis Sanchez can carry Chile to Copa America glory this summer. Writing on his Sportslobster account, the left-back was full...

Can Alexis be our saviour this summer?

by Helen Trantum International football bores me. It's a sad indictment of the state of football, but that's the way I feel. The trouble is, I...

Alexis Sanchez unstoppable against Ecuador

by Nia Griffiths Alexis Sanchez provided a beautiful assist for Chile's Eduardo Vargas on Thursday night to put the team 2-0 up. By this point in...

Arsenal man inspires host country to opening win

by Lewis Ambrose Chile got off to a successful start in the 2015 Copa América beating Ecuador 2-0, and Arsenal man Alexis Sánchez was at...

Arsenal goalkeeper admits forward holds onto ball too long

by Nia Griffiths Wojciech Szszesny has sung high praises of teammate Alexis Sanchez while still admitting the Chilean has a tendency to hold onto the...

Arsenal playmaker says teammate is dangerous

by Nia Griffiths Mesut Ozil has praised his Chilean teammate, Alexis Sanchez, for his ambition and described him as 'dangerous in front of goal' -...

In focus: Alexis Sanchez's debut Arsenal season

by Lee Hurley Alexis Sanchez has been voted the player of Arsenal's season. This is probably the least surprising thing to have happened all year if...

Arsenal new boy is crowned player of the season

by Nia Griffiths It'll come as no surprise that our new signing Alexis Sanchez has won the Arsenal fan's Player of the Season award. The Chilean...

Sanchez: There was no fight

by Lee Hurley Alexis Sanchez has dismissed claims that he fought with a Chile teammate, insisting that it was merely an exchange of opinions. The media...

Sanchez: Arsenal have improved me

by Lee Hurley Alexis Sanchez has told the media in Chile that he has grown as a player since signing for Arsenal. The frontman took the...

VIDEO: All of Alexis' Arsenal goals so far

by Lewis Ambrose Alexis Sánchez enjoyed an outstanding first season in Arsenal colours, bagging himself 25 goals in 52 appearances. The Premier League saw his undoubted ability...

Ospina: It would be special for me and Alexis

by Lee Hurley David Ospina believes that should Colombia be drawn against Chile in the Copa America it would represent a 'very special deal' for...

Arsenal 14/15 School Report: The Forwards

As the season wraps up with a 12th FA Cup win and third-place league finish, we look at how the players did over the...

Arsenal twitter strikes again

Alexis Sanchez has been voted as the PFA Fans' Player of the Season, a poll that was conducted solely online. The competition, which was run...

Alexis hailed as the ‘Messi of Chile’

Alexis Sanchez has been hailed as the 'Messi of Chile' by his international teammate, Gary Medel. With the Premier League season now over and only...

Alexis: I really like that. And that.

Alexis Sanchez has been reflecting on a brilliant first season with Arsenal and talking about how the Premier League differs from every other league...

Wenger says Arsenal star forward is a killer

When Arsenal signed Alexis Sanchez last summer from Barcelona, we knew he was good, but I don't think many could've predicted the impact he'd have...

Arsenal's Liverpool goals voted best in April

Arsenal scored five goals in the Premier League in April and four of them came against Liverpool. To top it off, all four have made it...

Three Arsenal players up for award

The shortlist for the PFA Fan's Player of the Season award has been released and, out of the 10 nominees, three are Arsenal players. Forward,...

Cazorla: He is a player of the highest level

Can there be many things finer in life than Santi Cazorla hailing Alexis Sanchez? The tiny Spaniard, who has been electric since he was dropped...

Wenger explains how Liverpool helped Arsenal sign Sanchez

They wanted him. We all know they did. After they sold Luis Suarez to Barcelona, Liverpool wanted to replace him with Alexis Sanchez. Problem was, Alexis didn't...

More evidence that Alexis Sanchez is quite good

After hitting a stunner of a strike from outside the box against Hull City, Alexis Sanchez has become the most lethal striker from outside...

Hamstring injuries: Why Arsenal players get them & Swansea forward's return

Bafetimbi Gomis suffered hamstring injury early in the 1-1 draw with Everton on 11th of April and has been reported to be working hard...

Alexis wins goal of the month, Bellerin second

Alexis Sanchez has seen his strike against Liverpool win Arsenal goal of the month. In a game that produced three absolute beauties from Arsenal, Alexis'...

Alexis currently Premier League's best player

After scoring a brace in Arsenal's match against Hull City, Alexis Sanchez has flown to the top of the EA Sports Performance Index table...

Arsenal boss hails midfield maestro

The Arsenal boss has been singing his players' praises after the 3-1 victory over Hull City, with Mesut Ozil being top of his list. Ozil,...

Wenger: Yes, he’s surprised me!

After scoring a brace against Hull, Arsene Wenger has admitted that Alexis Sanchez's goalscoring antics this season have surprised him. Helped by a massive deflection,...

Wenger: I'm a little bit surprised by him

Arsene Wenger has revealed that Alexis Sanchez's mental toughness has surprised him. Taking the Premier League by storm since he was signed in the summer,...

Ozil wins player of the month again

It'll come as no surprise that German playermaker, Mesut Ozil, has won his second Vitality Player of the Month. With 36% of the vote, Ozil...

Sanchez given FA Cup exception but comes at a cost

As we reported last month, there was the very slim possibility that Alexis Sanchez could miss the FA Cup final as he was required...

Wenger: It should be Alexis not Hazard

Arsene Wenger believes that Alexis Sanchez should be player of the season not Eden Hazard. The Chelsea man won the PFA award with Alexis not...

Alexis gets his kit off in Gillette ad

Alexis Sanchez knows he looks good. Never wasting an opportunity to get his shirt off, the Chilean now features in an ad for Gillette where...

Wenger: He has the fighting spirit I wanted

Arsene Wenger has revealed that when he purchased Alexis Sanchez he was looking for a player with 'fighting spirit.' He certainly got that. Arguably Arsenal's player...

Alexis hails Arsenal fans

Only in his first season, Alexis Sanchez has quickly become one of the top players in the Premier League and the Chilean only wants to...

Arsenal talisman at club to win 'many titles'

Alexis Sanchez has been speaking about his love for Arsenal Football Club and admiration for fellow footballer and teammate, Santi Cazorla. Speaking ahead of our clash...

Alexis: My mum got a grant to buy me boots

Everyone loves Alexis Sanchez and I'm afraid to think how much they adore him now after what he's been saying about his mum. Arriving in...

Arsenal stars continue their love-in

Alexis Sanchez has repaid Santi Cazorla's praise by gushing about the tiny Spaniard. There is no combination of these sentences that doesn't make me happy. Arriving...

Arsenal trio will need permission to play cup final v Aston...

Gabriel, Alexis Sanchez and David Ospina could need special permission to play in the FA Cup final as they are expected to join up with...

Arsenal magician: He just wants to play

Santi Cazorla has been singing the praises of Alexis Sanchez after the Chilean's brace at Wembley on Saturday. How amazing is that sentence? Admitting that the...

In focus: Alexis Sanchez v Reading

Alexis Sanchez was Arsenal's saviour at Wembley. His Federici-assisted brace ensured the Gunners secured an FA Cup final place where Tim Sherwood and Aston Villa...

Arsenal star makes award shortlist

On Sunday, 26 April, the Grosvenor House in London will play host to the 2015 PFA Player of the Year Awards. The nominees for Men's...

Do Arsenal need to buy a striker for next season?

Arsenal have been in exceptional form throughout the second half of the Premier League campaign, and stand a great chance of finishing second at...

Coquelin stands out – Arsenal player ratings v Burnley

How did the Arsenal players do on an individual basis as they beat Burnley 1-0?

The Arsenal stat no-one is talking about (but should be)

Arsenal have exactly the same record after 31 games this season as they did last...well, not exactly the same.

Alexis Sanchez: We can do it!

Alexis Sanchez believes Arsenal have everything they need to start collecting trophies.

Arsenal man up for PFA award but Tottenham striker cert to...

Alexis Sanchez is one of the leading contenders for the PFA Player's Player of the Year award.

Arsenal talisman praised for fighting to the end against Liverpool

Post-Liverpool, Arsene Wenger praises how Alexis Sanchez ‘gave absolutely everything’ for his team during the landslide 4-1 win against the Reds.

Bellerin shines: Arsenal player ratings v Liverpool

Arsenal demolished Liverpool, but how did the players get on individually?

Three Arsenal players in Premier League Top Eight

Three Arsenal players are in the top eight of best players in the league this season.

Tottenham man Player of the Season? Not even Player of North...

Harry Kane looks like he could be a cert for Player of the Season, but he isn't even the best player in north London

'Putting him on the bench is like taking a toy from...

Alexis Sanchez's former manager, Pasquale Marino, has revealed that the player used to practically beg him to play, play, play.

Giroud: I’m going to say something silly

Olivier Giroud has set his sights on outscoring Alexis Sanchez this season.

Alexis shirt sales second only to Manchester United man

Alexis Sanchez's shirt is the second most popular in the Premier League. So says Sports Direct. His numbers, however, come nowhere close to Manchester United's Angel...

Alexis juggles random stuff

Arsenal getting Alexis Sanchez to juggle with a mini-football, a mini-Thor, a bulb or Garlic and an orange and I thank them for it.

Zamorano: Alexis has earned his place in history

Former Real Madrid star and Chilean Ivan Zamorano has been hailing his compatriaot, Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez

Alexis Sanchez explains what makes him really happy

Alexis Sanchez started for Chile against Brazil at the Emirates on Sunday but before the match he explained what makes him really happy.

Alexis Sanchez: I’m physically perfect

Everybody thinks Alexis Sanchez is exhausted, everyone except him that is.

Wenger: I will decide when to rest Alexis, not him

Alexis needs a break and Arsene Wenger knows that, but when should he drop him? When should he rest Alexis?

Cheer yourself up with Alexis' top ten Arsenal goals

Cheer yourself up after Arsenal's latest heroic failure with some happier memories courtesy of Alexis Sanchez.

Sanchez: How we beat Manchester United

Alexis Sanchez explains what it took to defeat Manchester United on Monday night.

Sanchez: I love the pressure!

Alexis Sanchez is loving life in England. And boy does it show! Here he explains how he thrives on the pressure.

See Silky Sanchez skills in slo-mo

You love Alexis Sanchez. I love Alexis Sanchez. The only thing better than Alexis Sanchez is Alexis Sanchez in slo-mo. Don't believe us?

Picture Alexis Sanchez and Falcao at River Plate - Manchester United...

On Monday they lineup against each other, but have a look at how young they were when they played in the same side.

Edu "He is arguably their player of the season so far"

Everybody loves Alexis. Everybody...

How does Sanchez compare to Chelsea and Manchester City hitmen?

I don't think anyone will argue that Alexis Sanchez is amazing. But do you realise how amazing?

Invincible hails Arsenal’s ‘killer’

Gilberto Silva has been saying nice things about Alexis Sanchez. How is that not something to warm the hearts of Gooners everywhere?

Why Arsene Wenger needs to stand up to Alexis Sanchez

Alexis Sanchez needs a rest, but will Arsene Wenger ever go against the player's wishes and give him one?

How Cazorla and Sanchez use their small stature to their advantage

As Arsenal come up against the shortest team in the Premier League this weekend, we take a look at why size isn’t always everything.

Is this really the reason Alexis Sanchez has stopped scoring goals?

It hasn't gone unnoticed that Alexis Sanchez has stopped scoring goals. Many people are wondering why that might be, with the sane and rational amongst...

Cazorla explains what makes Sanchez sad

One of Arsenal's little geniuses talks about another. Happiness everywhere, apart from when Sanchez gets sad.

Wenger explains why Sanchez snubbed Liverpool

Liverpool wanted Alexis Sanchez to replace Luis Suarez but Alexis wanted Arsenal. Here's why.

Triple injury boost for Arsenal

Arsenal handed a triple-injury boost ahead of the FA Cup tie with Middlesbrough on Sunday.

Barcelona chief wants to bring Alexis Sanchez back

Barcelona sold him in the summer, and now they want him back. They never learn.

Injury update - Alexis Sanchez

Alexis Sanchez had to be taken off after being on the receiving end of a very heavy tackle from Matthew Upson.

Why Wenger was right to compare Sanchez with Arsenal legend

Arsene Wenger compared Alexis Sanchez to Ian Wright and they share many similarities as Paul Williams explores.

Aaron Ramsey injury update

Aaron Ramsey was substituted not longa fter coming on against Leicester and the boss has admitted that it doesn't look good.

Why Arsenal will be back above Tottenham after the next game

With the calmness of a few days to think about the game against Spurs, it's clear to see that Arsenal will be back above them again in no time. This is why.

Pre-Leicester Arsenal team news + injury updates

Who's fit, who's not? Find out here.

This is how Wenger solves his wide-man dilemma

A slight shock emerged at 11:45 on Saturday as Arsène Wenger named his starting XI and plumped for Danny Welbeck ahead of Theo Walcott. Walcott...

Sanchez most beneficial top transfer of the season

Alexis Sanchez has been deemed the most beneficial top transfer of the 14/15 season across the top leagues.

Should Wenger let Sanchez play against Spurs if he wants to?

Alexis Sanchez is so desperate to play against Tottenham on Saturday that he's ready to defy medical advice to do so. That doesn't mean Arsenal should let him.

Sanchez delighted to play for Chile in front of 'incredible Arsenal...

Alexis has been speaking about his delight at facing Brazil with Chile at the Emirates in March.

Sanchez out for Tottenham but Welbeck returns

Despite reports earlier in the week that Alexis would be fit to return against Tottenham, he has been ruled out.

Alexis Sanchez and Danny Welbeck back for Tottenham

Arsenal are set to welcome Alexis Sanchez and Danny Welbeck back into the side for the trip up Seven Sisters Road on Saturday.

Injury Update - Alex-Oxlade Chamberlain 30th January 2015

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will miss out on Arsenal's game against Aston Villa, while Alexis Sanchez will be rested. There could, however, be a surprise inclusion in the squad.

Proof Alexis Sanchez is human after all

Alexis Sanchez is a doubt for the game against Aston Villa with a minor injury. Find out more here.

Are Arsenal a one-man team?

Once upon a time, an Arsenal team went a full 38 game league season unbeaten. We’re often told that the Invincibles were the ultimate team,...

Hector Bellerin seeks Alexis Sanchez’s secret

Hector Bellerin wants to know what Alexis Sanchez’s secret is – and he thinks it could lie in the Chilean’s diet. Speaking on Catalunya Radio,...

Arsenal players tweet their celebrations after beating Manchester City

Arsenal finally won against a top side and boy did the players enjoy it. Tweeting after the game, a few of the players couldn't contain...

In praise of Alexis Sanchez

Has there ever been a player to settle in the Premier League and at Arsenal as quickly as Alexis Sanchez? Alexis has taken to English...

Sanchez renames Chuba Akpom after Arsenal king

Chuba Akpom must be doing something right in training as Alexis Sanchez has renamed him ‘Titi’. The Arsenal youngster, who seemingly has a big future...

Sanchez insists on playing as Arsenal ease to victory over Hull

Arsenal eased past Hull and into the fourth round of the FA Cup after a professional display at the Emirates. Goals from Per Mertesacker (from a...