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.

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 05: Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United reacts during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Manchester United at Selhurst Park on March 5, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Media seem shocked by Alexis Sanchez’s Manchester United problems

Some parts of the media seem surprised by Alexis Sanchez’s problems fitting in at Manchester United as if they never watched him play for Arsenal.

13 key points from Arsenal’s 17/18 plan revealed

Not long after the Emirates stadium opened I was told by a person I met in the Tollington that Arsenal were set to spend the next ten years severely shackled.

Damming stats show how bad Arsenal players have been

Nacho Monreal is Arsenal's best player this season and the only player to make the top 30 in the league, according to the Sky Sports power rankings.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 28: Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates as he scores their second goal with Mesut Ozil during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal at Selhurst Park on December 28, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

How Mesut Ozil & Alexis Sanchez sagas have had knock-on effect at Arsenal

Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez's contract sagas may have ended very differently but both had a knock-on effect at Arsenal.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 31: A dejected looking Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at Wembley Stadium on January 31, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

United board members ‘criticise Mourinho’ over Sanchez signing

Manchester United executives criticised Jose Mourinho's transfer policy at a London dinner party last week, according to reports.

Arsenal midfielder to follow Alexis Sanchez's example

Arsenal are concerned that Aaron Ramsey is planning to take a leaf out of Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil's playbook by running his contract down.

Manchester United fans were right about Henrikh Mkhitaryan all along

Arsenal fans were disappointed with Henrikh Mkhitaryan's performance against Östersunds FK on Thursday, but do these tweets from Manchester United fans suggest this is just the start?
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 31: A dejected looking Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at Wembley Stadium on January 31, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

'Send him back to Arsenal': Manchester United fans turn on star forward

Manchester United fans are already starting to turn on Alexis Sanchez, after the Chilean put in another disappointing performance against Sevilla.

Finances: Could Arsenal survive another year without Champions League football?

Climbing into the top-four is starting to look like an impossible task, and winning the Europa League is a long-shot so could Arsenal cope with another year without Champions League football?

Alexis Sanchez dressing room split blamed for poor form

Former Colombia and Newcastle forward, Faustino Asprilla, has revealed that the Chile national team's dressing room is completely split with Alexis Sanchez at odds with Arturo Vidal.

Jeremy Corbyn ‘happy’ Alexis Sanchez finally left Arsenal

Jeremy Corbyn says he's happy with Arsenal's January transfer business, particularly seeing the 'endless' speculation about Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil put to bed.

3 perfect options to replace fading Arsenal leader

Arsenal still haven't started negotiations with Petr Čech over a new deal, even though his current contract expires in 2019. Could he leave this summer, and who might replace him?
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Manchester United defender tries to explain why he used to kick Alexis Sanchez

Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo is glad Alexis Sanchez is on the same team as he doesn't have to kick him anymore. 
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 31: A dejected looking Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at Wembley Stadium on January 31, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

I saw him cry: Alexis Sanchez with dressing room revelation

Alexis Sanchez, who hardly said two words while at Arsenal, has turned into a proper chatty Charlie since he signed for Manchester United.

Too much: Bellerin hits out at Alexis Sanchez before defending him

Hector Bellerin has revealed he thought that Alexis Sanchez's demands were a bit too much, and also gave his view on the celebration controversy against Crystal Palace.

Arsenal fans hit peak smug after another Alexis Sanchez wasteman show

Arsenal fans have reached peak-smugness after another wasteful performance from Alexis Sanchez as Manchester United lost 1-0 to Newcastle.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan: The perfect fit for Arsenal?

It would be fair to state that Arsenal fans were split on the Alexis Sanchez-Henrikh Mkhitaryan swap deal in the January transfer window but now perhaps now.

Hypocritical Manchester United fans gloat about Mkhitaryan forgetting about Alexis against Tottenham

After Henrikh Mkhitaryan's disappointing performance in the North London derby on Saturday, Manchester United fans took to Twitter to smugly proclaim they were right about him.

Good players? Sell them! Kroenke’s record in US could be Arsenal warning

Looking at Stan Kroenke's recent record with franchises in the United States, what can we learn about the possible future of Arsenal Football Club?

No threat without him and 6 other things Arsenal’s abject performance at Tottenham taught...

After Arsenal's 1-0 defeat to Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley, let's look at seven things we learned from the match.

‘I never lie’ says Alexis Sanchez as Wenger admits Manchester City regret

Arsene Wenger says the uncertainty around Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil made things really difficult for the team this season, and thinks Arsenal should have ended it earlier.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on January 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Great news as superb midfielder close to agreeing £90kpw Arsenal deal

Jack Wilshere is close to agreeing a contract extension, according to reports.

Daily Star show little interest in Alexis Sanchez’s guilty plea and suspended sentence

Alexis Sanchez accepted a suspended 16-month prison sentence this week and the Daily Star found it hardly worth a mention.

From Spain: Alexis Sanchez handed non-custodial prison sentence

Alexis Sanchez has accepted a non-custodial prison sentence for defrauding £888,620 according to Estadio Deportivo.
Aaron Ramsey, Hattrick hero v Everton

Aaron Ramsey hattrick claims another Premier League record for Arsenal and cements another

After Aaron Ramsey's treble at the weekend more Arsenal players have scored a Premier League hat-trick than any other club in the competition's history.

Aubameyang is a troublemaker, Alexis Sanchez a 'professional': But only one downed tools

Ever since Alexis Sanchez's move to Manchester City fell through in the summer, people have practically been insisting that the Chilean is one of the most professional footballers to ever play the sport, so why is Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang viewed as the opposite?
Granit Xhaka of Arsenal (C) celebrates as he scores their second goal with team mates Hector Bellerin and Alexandre Lacazette during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at Emirates Stadium on December 22, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Granit Xhaka lets slip massive Arsenal problem that's now solved - or is it?

Granit Xhaka says the team can finally focus on football, after all the speculation in recent months, but was that really the problem for the Gunners?

£600kpw? More? Wenger points upwards when asked about Alexis Sanchez's salary

Arsene Wenger has suggested that Alexis Sanchez is earning more at Manchester United than what's been reported.

Ozil tipped to become Arsenal leader as Wenger aims dig at Alexis’ ‘big’ demands

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Alexis Sanchez's wage demands were too high for Arsenal to pay, which proves how badly the Gunners wanted Mesut Ozil to sign a new deal.

Arsenal slash calendar price, S*n call it ‘disastrous’

Arsenal have halved their 2018 calendar price and this is apparently to do with the Gunners selling players.

Arsenal fans laugh at Alexis Sanchez as he loses to Spurs

On Wednesday night, Alexis Sanchez made his second start for Manchester United and managed to lose 2-0 to Spurs.

3 in and 13 out: Arsenal’s January transfer dealings tell a huge story

Arsenal signed three players and let 13 leave in its busiest January transfer window for years.

Transfer window recap: Ins, outs and loans so far, and what to expect

For a January transfer window, Arsenal have been extremely busy this month. We've rounded up all the news as it stands, in case you missed any of it.

‘This is worse than Alexis to United’: Arsenal fans spitting feathers over Giroud’s potential...

Arsenal fans are absolutely livid that Arsenal could be about to sell Olivier Giroud to Chelsea.
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Episode 132: Budget Egyptian Gilberto

In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew and Paul talk tactics, transfers and being Carabao Cup final-bound.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Olivier Giroud of Arsenal celebrates with teammates Theo Walcott and Sead Kolainac after scoring 4-2 during the pre-season friendly match between Arsenal v SL Benfica during the Emirates Cup at Emirates Stadium on July 29, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Linnea Rheborg/Getty Images)

Mkhi’s first match, ‘Swanselona’ & Ozil contract talk: 12 things Arsenal fans should expect...

Arsenal face Swansea City on Tuesday, and with the squad rapidly changing many of us are expecting it to be an interesting match... for good and bad reasons.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Mesut Ozil 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)

Arsenal midfielder still stalling on contract talks 12 months later

Twelve months ago, Mesut Özil said he was waiting for a decision on Arsene Wenger's future before signing a contract. A year later, why are extension talks still stalling?

2 strikers to 2 rivals in 1 week: No top 6 side would do...

Arsenal could lose Olivier Giroud to Chelsea a week after Alexis Sanchez joined Manchester United. Would any other top-six club sell two top strikers to two rivals in the same window?
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 25: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in action during a Borussia Dortmund training session, ahead of the UEFA Champions League Group D match against Arsenal, at Emirates Stadium on November 25, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

141 goals in 213 games: Aubameyang is considerable upgrade on Alexis Sanchez

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will add the final-third quality that has been lost with the departures of Alexis Sanchez and Theo Walcott.

Jose Mourinho insults new Arsenal signing insinuating he's worth nothing

Jose Mourinho has insulted Henrikh Mkhitaryan by insinuating the 28-year-old is worth nothing.