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.

Marseille's Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez reacts during the French L1 football match between Olympique Marseille (OM) and FC Nantes at Stade Velodrome in Marseille, southern France on August 20, 2022. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT / AFP)

Former Gunner admits his feelings for Arsenal ahead of Spurs clash

Alexis Sanchez insists he still has great affection for Arsenal and happy memories of beating Spurs, ahead of their match against Marseille.
Barcelona's Gabonese midfielder Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gestures before the start of the friendly football match between FC Barcelona and Manchester City, at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on August 24, 2022. (Photo by Josep LAGO / AFP)

12 players who played for Arsenal and Barcelona

12 players have pulled on the shirt of both Arsenal and Barcelona, although most pull on the Arsenal shirt first.
Nice's new recruit Ivorian forward Nicolas Pepe is presented during the UEFA Conference League play-off second leg football match between OGC Nice and Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC at the Allianz Riviera stadium in Nice on August 25, 2022. - Nice's new recrue Pepe (Photo by Valery HACHE / AFP) (Photo by VALERY HACHE/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal reunion with 6 players to feature in Nice vs Marseille

Nice play Marseille on Sunday with a 2pm kick-off at the Allianz Riviera and it might be a match Arsenal fans want to tune in to with six players on show that we are more than a little familiar with.
MILAN, ITALY - MAY 06: Alexis Sanchez of FC Internazionale celebrates after scoring their team's fourth goal during the Serie A match between FC Internazionale and Empoli FC at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on May 06, 2022 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Marco Luzzani/Getty Images)

Alexis Sanchez Inter contract to be cancelled, will join Marseille

Alexis Sanchez is believed to be close to a move to Marseille where he would link up with Matteo Guendouzi and Nuno Tavares who has just joined on loan as he agrees a contract termination with Inter Milan.
SALERNO, ITALY - DECEMBER 17: Alexis Sanchez of FC Internazionale during the Serie A match between US Salernitana and FC Internazionale at Stadio Arechi on December 17, 2021 in Salerno, Italy. (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images)

Alexis Sanchez sends message after Arsenal win over West Ham

Alexis Sanchez left a comment in support of his old Arsenal teammates following their important win over West Ham United on Sunday.
MILAN, ITALY - DECEMBER 22: Alexis Sanchez of FC Internazionale FC reacts during the Serie A match between FC Internazionale and Torino FC at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on December 22, 2021 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Marco Luzzani/Getty Images)

Alexis Sanchez offered to Everton for free

Former Arsenal frontman, Alexis Sanchez, has reportedly been offered to Everton as Inter Milan look to shift him from the their books.
Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur - Premier League - Emirates Stadium Tottenham Hotspur s Harry Kane left and Son Heung-min appear dejected during the Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium, London. Picture date: Sunday September 26, 2021. Copyright: Nick Potts

Harry Kane booed as he turns into Alexis Sanchez

Amid the hilarity of Harry Kane's performance against Arsenal and his complete no-show this season, it occurred to me that Manchester City have, yet again, disturbed a rival player to the point of crippling him.
Formula 1 2021: British GP SILVERSTONE CIRCUIT, UNITED KINGDOM - JULY 18: Alexandre Lacazette during the British GP at Silverstone Circuit on Sunday July 18, 2021 in Northamptonshire, United Kingdom. (Photo by Zak Mauger LAT Images)

Alexandre Lacazette Inter Milan’s 1st choice to replace Alexis Sanchez

Inter Milan have made Alexandre Lacazette their 'top target' for a January move, but they have to get rid of Alexis Sanchez, who has been told he can leave for free.
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)

Alexis Sanchez told he can leave Inter Milan for free

Alexis Sanchez has been told he can leave Inter Milan for nothing despite having just under two years left on his current deal.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 04: Cesc Fabregas of Arsenal celebrates scoring his second and the teams the third goal of the game during the UEFA Champions League Group H match between Arsenal and AZ Alkmaar at the Emirates Stadium on November 4, 2009 in London, England. (Photo by Phil Cole/Getty Images)

£198m: 12 biggest losses Arsenal have made in the transfer window

As Arsenal wrestle with several clubs to try and exact full market value for their players, I looked back at some of the biggest hits Arsenal have taken in the transfer market.
Emi Martinez makes his Argentina debut - Argentina World Cup football qualification, Argentina versus Chile Players of Argentina pose for official team photo ActionPlus Fotobaires

How did Emi Martinez do on his Argentina debut?

Emi Martinez made his debut for Argentina this week as they drew 1-1 with Alexis Sanchez's Chile, so how did the former Arsenal man do?
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)

How is it going for Alexis Sanchez?

Not that long ago you could hardly move without bumping into an article about Alexis Sanchez but over recent months things have been very quiet, so how is he getting on?
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.