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.

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...