Alexis Sanchez

Position: Winger
Team: Arsenal
Born: December 19, 1988 (age 25)
Hometown: Tocopilla, Chile
Height: 5ft 6in
Nationality: Chilean
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 25, 2014
Preview: Arsenal vs. Burnley
Sports Mole previews Burnley's trip to Arsenal as the Clarets again go in search of a first Premier League win of the season at the formidable Emirates Stadium.
Oct 30, 14:44
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal outpaces Wes Brown of Sunderland to score the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 25, 2014
Fantasy Football advice: Week 10
Sports Mole looks ahead to the 10th weekend of Premier League action from a Fantasy Football point of view.
Oct 30, 13:17
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 25, 2014
Alexis Sanchez rejects 'unhappy' claims?
Alexis Sanchez takes to Twitter to send a thinly-veiled message suggesting he is in fact happy at Arsenal, amid speculation claiming that he feels unsettled.
Oct 30, 13:15
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Hull City at Emirates Stadium on October 18, 2014
Alexis Sanchez 'unhappy at Arsenal'
Alexis Sanchez is feeling unsettled at Arsenal due to the lack of commitment from certain players, a report suggests.
Oct 30, 09:04
Manchester United striker Robin van Persie fires home the equaliser against Chelsea at Old Trafford on October 26, 2014
Premier League weekend: Five talking points
Following the conclusion of the ninth round of Premier League matches, Sports Mole selects five of the biggest talking points.
Oct 28, 13:00
Charlie Austin of QPR celebrates scoring their second goal with Eduardo Vargas of QPR during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Aston Villa at Loftus Road on October 27, 2014
Premier League in numbers: Week 9
Sports Mole looks back over the ninth round of Premier League fixtures with a selection of facts and figures.
Oct 28, 12:02
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 25, 2014
Sports Mole's Premier League Team of the Week
Sports Mole selects a Team of the Week from the ninth round of Premier League matches.
Oct 28, 10:55
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 25, 2014
Mathieu Flamini: 'Alexis Sanchez on par with Thierry Henry, Robin van Persie'
Arsenal midfielder Mathieu Flamini says that Alexis Sanchez can be as productive for the Gunners as Thierry Henry and Robin van Persie were.
Oct 28, 00:48
Patrick Van Aanholt of Sunderland during the Premier League football match between Sundeland and Stoke City at Stadium of Light on October 4, 2014
Patrick van Aanholt: Sunderland have "got to move on"
Sunderland full-back Patrick van Aanholt encourages the team "to move on" from their recent errors.
Oct 27, 14:37
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal outpaces Wes Brown of Sunderland to score the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 25, 2014
Danny Welbeck: 'Alexis Sanchez is a pleasure to play with'
Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck says that it is a "pleasure" to play alongside Alexis Sanchez, following his brace against Sunderland.
Oct 27, 10:58
Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger waits for the begining of the UEFA Champions League play-off football match Besiktas vs Arsenal at Ataturk Olympic Stadium on August 19, 2014
Arsene Wenger hails Alexis Sanchez quality
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger hails the quality of Alexis Sanchez after the Chilean scored both goals in their 2-0 Premier League victory over Sunderland.
Oct 26, 12:39
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 25, 2014
Dwight Yorke: 'Alexis Sanchez has adapted well to Premier League'
Former Manchester United striker Dwight Yorke praises Alexis Sanchez for quickly adapting to playing in the Premier League after joining Arsenal this summer.
Oct 26, 11:13
Sunderlands Uruguayan manager Gus Poyet reacts during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northeast England, on October 25, 2014
Gus Poyet: 'Players angry after Arsenal defeat'
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet reveals that there was anger in his side's dressing room following their self-inflicted 2-0 defeat to Arsenal at the Stadium of Light.
Oct 26, 02:30
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 25, 2014
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: 'Alexis Sanchez is our Luis Suarez'
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain likens Arsenal teammate Alexis Sanchez to Luis Suarez following his brace in Saturday's 2-0 Premier League win at Sunderland.
Oct 26, 01:49
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal rounds goalkeeper Vito Mannone of Sunderland to score histeam'ssecond goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 25, 2014
Arsene Wenger sympathises with Vito Mannone over Sunderland gaffe
Arsene Wenger admits that he sympathises with Sunderland keeper and former recruit Vito Mannone for his error in Saturday's 2-0 defeat to Arsenal.
Oct 26, 01:00
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal rounds goalkeeper Vito Mannone of Sunderland to score histeam'ssecond goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 25, 2014
Player Ratings: Sunderland 0-2 Arsenal
Sports Mole rates the player in the Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light.
Oct 25, 18:29
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of Arsenal scores his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur on September 27, 2014
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: Arsenal "dominated" against Sunderland
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain believes that Arsenal deserved their win at Sunderland after dominating the ball.
Oct 25, 17:54
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 25, 2014
Match Analysis: Sunderland 0-2 Arsenal
Sports Mole analyses the Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light.
Oct 25, 17:37
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal outpaces Wes Brown of Sunderland to score the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 25, 2014
Arsene Wenger pleased with important win over Sunderland
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits that he was pleased to see his side get back on track in the Premier League with a 2-0 victory over Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
Oct 25, 17:24
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal outpaces Wes Brown of Sunderland to score the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 25, 2014
Result: Sunderland mistakes gift Arsenal win
Two defensive howlers from Sunderland gift Arsenal a 2-0 win in today's Premier League clash at the Stadium of Light.
Oct 25, 16:54
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal outpaces Wes Brown of Sunderland to score the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 25, 2014
Half-Time Report: Farcical goal leaves Sunderland trailing to Arsenal
A Wes Brown mistake gifts Arsenal a goal with Sunderland losing 1-0 to the Gunners in today's Premier League clash at the Stadium of Light.
Oct 25, 15:48
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal outpaces Wes Brown of Sunderland to score the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light on October 25, 2014
Live Commentary: Sunderland 0-2 Arsenal - as it happened
Sports Mole's live text commentary of the Premier League match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light.
Oct 25, 14:00
Arsenal's Polish-born German striker Lukas Podolski celebrates with teammates after scoring during a UEFA Champions League group stage football match Anderlecht vs Arsenal at the Constant Vanden Stock stadium in Anderlecht on October 22, 2014
Match Analysis: Anderlecht 1-2 Arsenal
Sports Mole looks at who impressed during the Champions League group-stage meeting between Anderlecht and Arsenal in Brussels.
Oct 22, 22:30
Arsenal's Polish-born German striker Lukas Podolski celebrates with teammates after scoring during a UEFA Champions League group stage football match Anderlecht vs Arsenal at the Constant Vanden Stock stadium in Anderlecht on October 22, 2014
Result: Anderlecht crumble at the death to gift Arsenal win
Anderlecht gift Arsenal a 2-1 win in tonight's Champions League Group D clash at the Constant Vanden Stock Stadium, thanks to two late Gunners goals.
Oct 22, 21:45
Arsenal's Chilean striker Alexis Sanchez has a shot on goal past Anderlecht's defender Olivier Deschacht during a UEFA Champions League group stage football match Anderlecht vs Arsenal at the Constant Vanden Stock stadium in Anderlecht on October 22, 2014
Half-Time Report: Anderlecht, Arsenal goalless
There have been no goals so far in the Champions League Group D game between Anderlecht and Arsenal at the Constant Vanden Stock Stadium.
Oct 22, 20:36
Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho celebrates scoring his goal with Liverpool's English midfielder Steven Gerrard (L) during the English Premier League football match between Queens Park Rangers and Liverpool at Loftus Road in London on Oc
Premier League in numbers: Week Eight
Sports Mole looks back on the most recent round of Premier League matches with a selection of facts and figures.
Oct 22, 11:30
Manchester City's Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring his, and their third goal from the penalty spot during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the The Etihad Stadium in Manchester,
Sports Mole's Premier League Team of the Week
Sports Mole selects the 11 most impressive players from the eighth round of Premier League fixtures.
Oct 22, 10:37
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Hull City at Emirates Stadium on October 18, 2014
Aaron Ramsey impressed by Alexis Sanchez attitude
Aaron Ramsey praises Alexis Sanchez for his attitude on the pitch in the early stages of his Arsenal career.
Oct 22, 04:36
Arsenal's English striker Danny Welbeck scores their second goal past Hull City's English defender Curtis Davies and Hull City's Egyptian midfielder Ahmed Elmohamady during their English Premier League football match against Hull City at the Emirates Stad
Danny Welbeck: Hull City draw was "bittersweet"
Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck feels that his side's draw with Hull City was "bittersweet" as the Gunners lost further ground in the Premier League title race.
Oct 19, 04:13
Abel Hernandez of Hull City celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Hull City at Emirates Stadium on October 18, 2014
Player Ratings: Arsenal 2-2 Hull City
Sports Mole takes a look at who impressed during this afternoon's entertaining 2-2 draw between Arsenal and Hull City at the Emirates Stadium.
Oct 18, 18:16
Arsenal's English striker Danny Welbeck scores their second goal past Hull City's English defender Curtis Davies and Hull City's Egyptian midfielder Ahmed Elmohamady during their English Premier League football match against Hull City at the Emirates Stad
Match Analysis: Arsenal 2-2 Hull City
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Arsenal's last-gasp 2-2 draw against Hull City at the Emirates Stadium this afternoon.
Oct 18, 17:35
Arsenal's English striker Danny Welbeck scores their second goal past Hull City's English defender Curtis Davies and Hull City's Egyptian midfielder Ahmed Elmohamady during their English Premier League football match against Hull City at the Emirates Stad
Result: Danny Welbeck rescues a point for Arsenal against Hull City
Danny Welbeck scores a stoppage-time eqauliser for Arsenal to snatch them a 2-2 draw with Hull City at the Emirates Stadium.
Oct 18, 16:56
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Hull City at Emirates Stadium on October 18, 2014
Half-Time Report: Arsenal pegged back by Hull City
Arsenal race into an early lead before being pegged back to 1-1 by Hull City after 45 minutes at the Emirates.
Oct 18, 15:52
Mohamed Diame of Hull City celebrates with team-mate Hatem Ben Arfa after scoring their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Hull City at Emirates Stadium on October 18, 2014
Live Commentary: Arsenal 2-2 Hull City - as it happened
Relive the thrilling 2-2 draw between Arsenal and Hull as Danny Welbeck scores a late equaliser to rescue a point for the Gunners at the Emirates.
Oct 18, 14:00
Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger and his Chelsea counterpart Jose Mourinho watch their teams during their premiership match at Highbury in north London, 18 December 2005
Jose Mourinho accuses FA of double standards?
Jose Mourinho accuses the FA of double standards, after Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger wasn't sanctioned for pushing the Chelsea manager.
Oct 18, 10:57
Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger waits for the begining of the UEFA Champions League play-off football match Besiktas vs Arsenal at Ataturk Olympic Stadium on August 19, 2014
Arsenal chairman Chips Keswick: 'Arsene Wenger calls the shots'
Arsenal chairman Sir Chips Keswick reiterates that manager Arsene Wenger "calls the shots" at the club, and says that the Frenchman has the board's full support.
Oct 17, 07:30
Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger waits for the begining of the UEFA Champions League play-off football match Besiktas vs Arsenal at Ataturk Olympic Stadium on August 19, 2014
Arsene Wenger to be handed £20m budget in January?
Arsene Wenger will be handed a £20m budget to improve his Arsenal squad in January, according to reports.
Oct 16, 02:26
Arsenal's Polish-born German striker Lukas Podolski (L) shoots to score a goal during the English Premier League football match against West Ham United on April 15, 2014
Unhappy Lukas Podolski hints at Arsenal exit
Arsenal's Lukas Podolski admits that he may leave in January after becoming unhappy with his lack of game time at the club.
Oct 15, 22:13
Chelsea's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho (R) and Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger (L) are kept apart by the fourth official Jonathan Moss during the English Premier League match on October 5, 2014
Arsene Wenger: 'Jose Mourinho provoked touchline tussle'
Arsene Wenger insists that Jose Mourinho is to blame for the duo's touchline tussle during Arsenal's 2-0 defeat to Chelsea in the Premier League last weekend.
Oct 12, 14:02
Thibaut Courtois of Belgium throws the ball during the International friendly match between Belgium and France at the King Baudouin Stadium on August 14, 2013
Thibaut Courtois defends Chelsea head injury treatment
Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois defends the club's decision not to substitute him immediately after he sustained a head injury against Arsenal.
Oct 12, 10:47
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