Tag: Alexis Sanchez

Alexis Sanchez played for Arsenal Football Club. The Chilean forward joined Arsenal from Barcelona in 2014 for £31.7m. Sanchez left Arsenal for Manchester United in 2018 in a swap deal for Henrikh Mkhitaryan. In total, he made 166 appearances for Arsenal and scored 80 goals. The Copa America Winner wore the number 17 and number 7 shirts for Arsenal. He was born on December 19, 1988. Alexis currently plays for Inter Milan.

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 29: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Arsenal is closed down by Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on April 29, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Mkhitaryan on leaving Arsenal after Alexis Manchester United comments

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has spoken about leaving Arsenal for Roma following Alexis Sanchez saying he wanted to leave Manchester United after 1 day
GENOA, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 28: Alexis Sanchez of FC Internazionale celebrates after scoring the first goal of his team during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and FC Internazionale at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on September 28, 2019, in Genoa, Italy. (Photo by Paolo Rattini/Getty Images)

Alexis takes wage cut as Manchester United confirm deal agreed

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, confirmed on Wednesday night that a deal had been agreed with Inter Milan that would see Alexis Sanchez leave the club permanently.
GENOA, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 28: Alexis Sanchez of FC Internazionale celebrates after scoring the first goal of his team during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and FC Internazionale at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on September 28, 2019, in Genoa, Italy. (Photo by Paolo Rattini/Getty Images)

Manchester United will sell former Arsenal star to Italy for free

Manchester United will sell Alexis Sanchez to Inter Milan for free, in a similar fashion to Henrikh Mkhitaryan's impending transfer to AS Roma.
FERRARA, ITALY - JULY 16: Alexis Sanchez of FC Internazionale shows his dejection during the Serie A match between SPAL and FC Internazionale at Stadio Paolo Mazza on July 16, 2020 in Ferrara, Italy. (Photo by Alessandro Sabattini/Getty Images)

He’s been an absolute disaster: Manchester United still dealing with Alexis Sanchez

As Henrikh Mkhitaryan moves on with his life in Rome, Alexis Sanchez's future is still undecided but one thing is for sure - he has no home at Manchester United.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 02: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United reacts with an injury during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Southampton FC at Old Trafford on March 02, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Chile coach describes Sanchez's career post-Arsenal as 'traumatic' and 'tortuous'

Alexis Sanchez is suffering a 'very tortuous' time since leaving Arsenal for Manchester United, according to Chile coach Reinaldo Rueda.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 02: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United reacts with an injury during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Southampton FC at Old Trafford on March 02, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Alexis Sanchez won't accept pay cut to leave United: Even though he wants out

Alexis Sanchez won't take a pay-cut to leave Manchester United in the upcoming transfer window, according to reports.
SALVADOR, BRAZIL - JUNE 21: Alexis Sanchez of Chile drives the ball during the Copa America Brazil 2019 group C match between Ecuador and Chile at Arena Fonte Nova Stadium on June 21, 2019 in Salvador, Brazil. (Photo by Felipe Oliveira/Getty Images)

Former Gunner dislocates ankle tendons as cursed spell since leaving Arsenal continues

Alexis Sanchez has dislocated tendons in his left ankle, picking up an injury whilst on international duty with Chile.
GENOA, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 28: Alexis Sanchez of FC Internazionale celebrates after scoring the first goal of his team during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and FC Internazionale at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on September 28, 2019, in Genoa, Italy. (Photo by Paolo Rattini/Getty Images)

A goal, a dive and a sending off: Alexis Sanchez’s eventful first Inter Milan...

Alexis Sanchez scored one, had one goal taken away before being sent off after a dive, in an eventful first start for Inter Milan.

Arsenal fans warned Manchester United about him

Since swapping shirts with Henrikh Mkhitaryan, the Chilean scored just five goals in 45 games/18 months and the £20m price United were reportedly asking in the summer highlights just how low his stock has fallen.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 02: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United reacts with an injury during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Southampton FC at Old Trafford on March 02, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Alexis Sanchez became nothing but a Premier League footnote by joining Manchester United

Alexis Sanchez was a player who rarely got injured. Then he encountered Jose Mourinho and his body started to fall apart. That’s a nice story, and there could well be truth to it given how emotions play a part in physical health, but, mostly, Alexis’s issues were all too easy to predict.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 02: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United reacts with an injury during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Southampton FC at Old Trafford on March 02, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Alexis Sanchez reiterates the reason he joined Manchester United: Claims he doesn't regret it

Alexis Sanchez says he doesn't regret leaving Arsenal for Manchester United, despite his spell at the club being a complete disaster so far.

Alexis Sanchez to join Inter Milan but he’ll still cost Manchester United millions

Alexis Sanchez is expected in Milan today or tomorrow for a medical ahead of a loan switch that sees United still have to pay the majority of the Chilean's wages.

Mesut Ozil earns higher basic wage than Alexis Sanchez

As reports emerge of Arsenal trying to structure deals to bring Alexandre Lacazette and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang up to Mesut Ozil-level wages while Manchester United try to shift Alexis Sanchez on, it looks like the German actually earns more than the Chilean as a basic salary.
SALVADOR, BRAZIL - JUNE 21: Alexis Sanchez of Chile drives the ball during the Copa America Brazil 2019 group C match between Ecuador and Chile at Arena Fonte Nova Stadium on June 21, 2019 in Salvador, Brazil. (Photo by Felipe Oliveira/Getty Images)

Alexis Sanchez suffers yet another injury on international duty

Alexis Sanchez's terrible injury record since joining Manchester United is set to continue, after the winger appeared to pull his hamstring on international duty.
SALVADOR, BRAZIL - JUNE 21: Alexis Sanchez of Chile drives the ball during the Copa America Brazil 2019 group C match between Ecuador and Chile at Arena Fonte Nova Stadium on June 21, 2019 in Salvador, Brazil. (Photo by Felipe Oliveira/Getty Images)

Chile manager explains why Alexis Sanchez struggles at Manchester United

Chile's manager, Reinaldo Rueda, has revealed he believes Alexis Sanchez's problems at Manchester United are because he lacks an 'emotional bond' with his teammates.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 02: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United reacts with an injury during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Southampton FC at Old Trafford on March 02, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Former Gunner's agent meets with 2 clubs after flopping with Manchester United

Alexis Sanchez's agent Fernando Felicevich has already met with Inter Milan and Juventus, as the former Gunner seems likely to leave Manchester United this summer.

Stories from Manchester United about Alexis Sanchez echo Arsenal reports

Reports emerging from Manchester United claiming that the players there have turned on Alexis Sanchez bear a striking resemblance to rumours that came out of Arsenal.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 02: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United reacts with an injury during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Southampton FC at Old Trafford on March 02, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Alexis Sanchez costs Manchester United £22,835 per touch

Alexis Sanchez has cost Manchester United £22,835 for every touch he's taken in the league since he signed for the club last January.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 02: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United reacts with an injury during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Southampton FC at Old Trafford on March 02, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Manchester United will pay £13m to get rid of Alexis Sanchez

Manchester United are reportedly prepared to pay £13m just to get rid of Alexis Sanchez.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 10: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester United at Emirates Stadium on March 10, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Benched Mesut Ozil costs less than Liverpool, Manchester City and Manchester United benched stars

Mesut Ozil's time on Arsenal's bench has cost the club £3,332,077 this season but it's not as much as Alexis Sanchez has cost Manchester United to do the same.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 13: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United looks despondent during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Manchester United and Sevilla FC at Old Trafford on March 13, 2018 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Alexis Sanchez will leave Manchester United in June

Alexis Sanchez will leave Manchester United in June despite his contract running until 2022 according to a report from Italy.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 25: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United beats Petr Cech of Arsenal as he scores his team's first goal during the FA Cup Fourth Round match between Arsenal and Manchester United at Emirates Stadium on January 25, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Manchester United fear ligament damage for this star ahead of Arsenal clash

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer worries Alexis Sanchez may have damaged his ligaments in Saturday's clash with Southampton, which would rule him out of the clash with Arsenal.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 27: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's second goal with Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and AFC Bournemouth at Emirates Stadium on February 27, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Mkhitaryan proving Arsenal got the better of the Sanchez swap deal after all

Henrikh Mkhitaryan is proving Arsenal got the better end of the Alexis Sanchez swap deal, scoring more league goals this week than the Manchester United forward has this season.
TURIN, ITALY - NOVEMBER 07: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United breaks with the ball during the UEFA Champions League Group H match between Juventus and Manchester United at Allianz Stadium on November 07, 2018 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Alexis Sanchez worried by Manchester United form: Comes up with list of excuses

Alexis Sanchez is worried that he hasn't shown his best form for Manchester United, and he's put part of the blame on the fact he hasn't had the ball enough this season.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal warms up prior to the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on January 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Top Arsenal DoF candidate believes Manchester United man 'very important' for Arsenal

Marc Overmars believes Alexis Sanchez could return to Arsenal however he might be the only person on the planet to think that.
TURIN, ITALY - NOVEMBER 07: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United breaks with the ball during the UEFA Champions League Group H match between Juventus and Manchester United at Allianz Stadium on November 07, 2018 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer welcomes Arsenal fans turning against Alexis Sanchez: Here's why

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has admitted he'd welcome the Arsenal fans in the Emirates Stadium turning against Alexis Sanchez on Friday.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 29: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Arsenal is closed down by Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on April 29, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal or Manchester United? It's clear who got the better deal 1 year on

One year ago today, Arsenal and Manchester United performed an unlikely swap deal that saw Alexis Sanchez leave for Manchester United and Henrikh Mkhitaryan head the other way.

Manchester United injury and suspension crisis ahead of Arsenal clash

Manchester United have a bit of an injury and suspension crisis ahead of their clash with Arsenal on Wednesday, with multiple key players set to miss out.
Arsenal Emile Smith Rowe celebrates his scoring during UEFA Europa League, Group E, football match Vorskla FC vs Arsenal FC at the Olympiyski Stadium in Kiev on November 29, 2018. (Photo by SERGEI SUPINSKY / AFP / Getty Images)

Arsenal 18-year-old embarrasses star Manchester United forward

Emile Smith Rowe has made an impressive start to life in senior football, so much so that he's starting to embarrass former Gunner Alexis Sanchez with his performances.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 02: Jose Mourinho, Manager of Manchester United gives Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United instructions during the Group H match of the UEFA Champions League between Manchester United and Valencia at Old Trafford on October 2, 2018 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Jose Mourinho suggests Alexis Sanchez is cursed since Arsenal move

Alexis Sanchez will face around six weeks on the sidelines after he damaged his hamstring in Manchester United training and Jose Mourinho has been bemoaning the players' bad luck since he signed in January.
Manchester United's Spanish goalkeeper David de Gea throws the ball during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg football match Sevilla FC against Manchester United at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in Sevilla on February 21, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Cristina Quicler

Alexis Sanchez continuing to cause problems for Manchester United

David de Gea is apparently demanding wage parity with Alexis Sanchez to sign a new Manchester United contract.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 13: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United looks despondent during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Manchester United and Sevilla FC at Old Trafford on March 13, 2018 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Alexis Sanchez 'raging' and 'set on Manchester United exit' after yet another snub

Alexis Sanchez has reportedly been left 'raging' after Jose Mourinho decided not to select him for the squad to face Young Boys, despite the Chilean forward being fit.

Aubameyang at Arsenal v Aubameyang at Dortmund, Mo Salah & Harry Kane

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is scoring and assisting at around the same rate as during his time at Borussia Dortmund when he was on fire.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 29: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Arsenal is closed down by Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on April 29, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Mkhitaryan v Alexis: Did Arsenal or Manchester United get the worst deal?

Henrikh Mkhitaryan was widely criticised after his display for Arsenal against Bournemouth on Sunday and it got some fans wondering, who got the worst deal, Arsenal or Manchester United?
Chile's player Alexis Sanchez reacts after failing to score a penalty kick against Costa Rica, during a friendly football match, at El Teniente stadium, in Rancagua, Chile on November 16, 2018. (Photo by MARTIN BERNETTI / AFP) (Photo credit should read MARTIN BERNETTI/AFP/Getty Images)

Alexis Sanchez panenka goes horribly wrong

If Alexis Sanchez was thinking time away with his national team might help him forget his Manchester United woes, then he was mistaken.
TURIN, ITALY - NOVEMBER 07: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United breaks with the ball during the UEFA Champions League Group H match between Juventus and Manchester United at Allianz Stadium on November 07, 2018 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Alexis Sanchez contributes to 10% rise in Manchester United wage bill

Alexis Sanchez has contributed to a massive 10% rise in Manchester United's wage bill for the quarter, pulling in reported base wages of £390,000 a week.
TURIN, ITALY - NOVEMBER 07: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United breaks with the ball during the UEFA Champions League Group H match between Juventus and Manchester United at Allianz Stadium on November 07, 2018 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Manchester United boss regrets signing Alexis Sanchez: Wishes he'd signed this player instead

Jose Mourinho wishes he signed Ivan Perisic instead of Alexis Sanchez, according to reports this weekend.

Arsene Wenger on how Alexis Sanchez can overcome Manchester United struggles

Arsene Wenger believes that Alexis Sanchez is struggling with his confidence since his move to Manchester United in January.
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Arsene Wenger’s AC Milan denials mean little: 5 times he’s lied before

Arsene Wenger has called reports he is set to take over the AC Milan manager's job 'fake news' but the Frenchman has form when it comes to lying about rumours.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 13: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United looks dejected in defeat after the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Manchester United and Sevilla FC at Old Trafford on March 13, 2018 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Alexis Sanchez causing Manchester United problems with 2 stars

Alexis Sanchez' crazy Manchester United wages are reportedly causing the club problems as they try to get David de Gea and Antony Martial to renew their deals.