Alexis Sanchez

Born: December 19, 1988 (age 27)

Height: 5'6.5" (169cm)

Hometown: Tocopilla, Chile
Nationality: Chile Chilean

Position: Winger
Team: Arsenal (no. 17)
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium on August 24, 2015
Career History
Senior2006-2011Udinese
→ 2007-2008River Plate (loan)
2011-2014Barcelona
2014-Arsenal
International2006-Chile
Sports Mole has 1,259 articles about Alexis Sanchez. Articles 1 to 40:
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal (17) celebrates with Mesut Ozil as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match on  March 4, 2015
Tomas Rosicky: 'Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez vital to Arsenal's title charge'
Tomas Rosicky says that Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil need to stay on form as they are "vital" to Arsenal's Premier League title charge.
Feb 10, 14:52
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is rewarded by Hector Bellerin during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Arsenal on February 7, 2016
Result: Arsenal return to winning ways with victory over Bournemouth
Arsenal climb up to third in the Premier League table with their first win in five games, beating Bournemouth 2-0 at the Vitality Stadium.
Feb 7, 15:23
Mesut Ozil has a shot saved by Fraser Forster during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Southampton on February 2, 2016
Result: Arsenal drop to fourth as Southampton's Fraser Forster stars in goalless draw
Fraser Forster stars in goal for Southampton as the Saints hold Arsenal to a goalless draw in Tuesday night's Premier League match at the Emirates.
Feb 2, 21:38
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates scoring his team's fourth and his hat trick goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Arsenal at The King Power Stadium on September 26, 2015 in Leicester, United Kingdom.
Team News: Alexis Sanchez starts for Arsenal
Alexis Sanchez starts for Arsenal in their clash with Southampton, who are missing Charlie Austin.
Feb 2, 18:49
Alexis Sanchez and Dusan Tadic in action during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Southampton on February 2, 2016
Live Commentary: Arsenal 0-0 Southampton - as it happened
Relive the goalless draw between Arsenal and Southampton in the Premier League, with Fraser Forster putting on a show in the Saints' goal to keep it all square.
Feb 2, 18:45
Jose Fonte heads in Southampton's third against Arsenal on December 26, 2015
Preview: Arsenal vs. Southampton
Sports Mole looks ahead to Tuesday night's Premier League match at the Emirates as Arsenal take on Southampton.
Feb 1, 10:25
Tomas Rosicky in action during the FA Cup game between Arsenal and Burnley on January 30, 2016
Tomas Rosicky ruled out for a month
Arsenal midfielder Tomas Rosicky is ruled out for at least four weeks with a leg injury sustained during his comeback game on Saturday.
Jan 31, 14:03
Calum Chambers of Arsenal celebrates scoring his team's first goal against Burnley at the Emirates Stadium on January 30, 2016
Result: Holders Arsenal edge out Burnley to progress in FA Cup
Calum Chambers and Alexis Sanchez score the goals as holders Arsenal book their place in the fifth round of the FA Cup with a 2-1 win over Burnley.
Jan 30, 16:52
Andre Gray and Gabriel compete for the ball during FA Cup fourth-round match between Burnley and Arsenal on January 30, 2016
Live Commentary: Arsenal 2-1 Burnley - as it happened
Relive the entertaining FA Cup fourth-round tie between Arsenal and Burnley, which the Gunners won 2-1 thanks to goals from Calum Chambers and Alexis Sanchez.
Jan 30, 14:00
Arsene Wenger wraps up warm during the game between Arsenal and Newcastle on January 2, 2016
Arsene Wenger: 'No more Arsenal transfer business this month'
Arsene Wenger does not believe that Arsenal will be making any late moves as transfer deadline day approaches.
Jan 29, 12:26
Arsene Wenger wraps up warm during the game between Arsenal and Newcastle on January 2, 2016
Preview: Arsenal vs. Burnley
Sports Mole previews Saturday's FA Cup clash between holders Arsenal and Championship side Burnley at the Emirates Stadium.
Jan 28, 17:25
Mathieu Flamini of Arsenal reacts to a missed opportunity against Chelsea on January 24, 2016
Result: Diego Costa scores winner as Chelsea edge 10-man Arsenal
Arsenal miss the chance to return to the top of the Premier League as Per Mertesacker is sent off in a 1-0 defeat at home to Chelsea.
Jan 24, 17:51
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium on August 24, 2015
Team News: Alexis Sanchez starts on bench for Arsenal
Alexis Sanchez is named among the substitutes for Arsenal's crunch clash with London rivals Chelsea.
Jan 24, 15:02
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates scoring his team's fourth and his hat trick goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Arsenal at The King Power Stadium on September 26, 2015 in Leicester, United Kingdom.
Alexis Sanchez: 'Arsenal can win the treble'
Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez insists that the side are capable of winning the Premier League, FA Cup and Champions League this season.
Jan 24, 14:47
Referee Mark Clattenburg shows a red card to Per Mertesacker of Arsenal on January 24, 2016
Live Commentary: Arsenal 0-1 Chelsea - as it happened
Relive Chelsea's narrow 1-0 win over 10-man Arsenal in the final Premier League game of matchday 23 with Sports Mole's minute-by-minute updates.
Jan 24, 14:00
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal (17) celebrates with Mesut Ozil as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match on  March 4, 2015
Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez available to face Chelsea
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is hopeful that he will have Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez available for selection against Chelsea.
Jan 21, 09:47
Mesut Ozil says coo-ee after scoring his side's second during the game between Arsenal and Bournemouth on December 28, 2015
Team News: Mesut Ozil absent for Arsenal
Mesut Ozil is absent for Arsenal's trip to Stoke City with a foot injury.
Jan 17, 15:19
Arsene Wenger and his oversized coat in action during the FA Cup game between Arsenal and Sunderland on January 9, 2016
Preview: Stoke City vs. Arsenal
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League match between Stoke City and Arsenal at the Britannia Stadium.
Jan 15, 16:02
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium on August 24, 2015
Arsene Wenger unsure whether to "gamble" Alexis Sanchez against Stoke City
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says that he is yet to decide whether or not to "gamble" Alexis Sanchez against Stoke City on Sunday.
Jan 15, 12:30
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates scoring his team's fourth and his hat trick goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Arsenal at The King Power Stadium on September 26, 2015 in Leicester, United Kingdom.
Alexis Sanchez may feature at Stoke City
Having been absent since late November with a hamstring problem, Arsene Wenger reveals that Alexis Sanchez could turn out for Arsenal at Stoke City on Sunday.
Jan 14, 09:18
Arsenal's Olivier Giroud is pursued by James Milner of Liverpool on August 24, 2015
Preview: Liverpool vs. Arsenal
Sports Mole looks ahead to Wednesday night's Premier League clash between Liverpool and leaders Arsenal at Anfield.
Jan 11, 16:25
Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez grimaces during the Premier League defeat to West Bromwich Albion on November 21, 2015
Arsenal's clash against Liverpool "too soon" for Alexis Sanchez
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger confirms that Wednesday's clash against Liverpool has "come too soon" for Alexis Sanchez.
Jan 11, 09:47
Arsene Wenger wraps up warm during the game between Arsenal and Newcastle on January 2, 2016
Arsene Wenger looking forward to return of injured players
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes that the return of injured players over the coming weeks will help his side cope with any fixture congestion.
Jan 9, 22:23
Hector Bellerin of Arsenal and Duncan Watmore of Sunderland compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Sunderland at Emirates Stadiumon December 5, 2015
Preview: Arsenal vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's FA Cup match between holders Arsenal and struggling Sunderland at the Emirates Stadium.
Jan 7, 18:45
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates scoring his team's fourth and his hat trick goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Arsenal at The King Power Stadium on September 26, 2015 in Leicester, United Kingdom.
Alexis Sanchez 'not ready' for FA Cup clash
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger reveals that Alexis Sanchez is "not quite ready" to return to action this weekend.
Jan 7, 17:54
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in action for Borussia Dortmund on December 15, 2015
Arsenal 'submit £44.6m bid for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang'
Arsenal reportedly submit a £44.6m bid for Bundesliga top scorer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
Jan 7, 16:48
Arsenal's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain takes the shot which deflects off Newcastle United's Argentinian defender Fabricio Coloccini (not pictured) for Arsenal's opening goal in the English Premier League football match between Newcastle Unit
Preview: Arsenal vs. Newcastle United
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's Premier League match at the Emirates as halfway leaders Arsenal host relegation-threatened Newcastle United.
Dec 31, 13:08
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates scoring his team's fourth and his hat trick goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Arsenal at The King Power Stadium on September 26, 2015 in Leicester, United Kingdom.
Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez to return to action next week
Arsene Wenger confirms that Alexis Sanchez is likely to return to action next week following a spell on the sidelines with a hamstring injury.
Dec 30, 13:07
Villarreal's midfielder Tomas Pina (L) vies with Sevilla's Polish midfielder Grzegorz Krychowiak during the Spanish league football match Villarreal CF vs Sevilla FC at El Madrigal stadium in Villareal on October 31, 2015.
Arsenal 'to bid £33m for Grzegorz Krychowiak'
Arsene Wenger will reportedly make an offer of £33m to bring Sevilla midfielder Grzegorz Krychowiak to Arsenal in the January transfer window.
Dec 26, 13:36
Olivier Giroud celebrates with Arsenal teammates Mesut Ozil and Theo Walcott after scoring against Manchester City in the Premier League on December 21, 2015
Preview: Southampton vs. Arsenal
Sports Mole previews the Boxing Day clash in the Premier League between Southampton and Arsenal.
Dec 24, 13:58
Head coach Josep Guardiola of Bayern Munich and Arsene Wenger the Arsenal manager
Arsene Wenger criticises Pep Guardiola for early announcement on Bayern exit
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger hits out at Pep Guardiola for announcing that he will leave Bayern Munich next summer halfway through the season.
Dec 23, 10:32
sene Wenger manager of Arsenal looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Arsenal at Villa Park on December 13, 2015 in Birmingham, England.
Arsene Wenger: 'No injured Arsenal players coming back'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says that none of his injured players will return to fitness in time to face Southampton.
Dec 23, 10:19
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal (17) celebrates with Mesut Ozil as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match on  March 4, 2015
Arsene Wenger: 'No hurry over Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez deals'
Arsenal are not rushing to extend the contracts of Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez, according to manager Arsene Wenger.
Dec 23, 10:11
An injured Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal (17) is given assistance during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Arsenal at Carrow Road on November 29, 2015
Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez out of festive period
Alexis Sanchez will not return to action for Arsenal until January because of a hamstring problem, confirms manager Arsene Wenger.
Dec 21, 22:48
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City kisses the ball to celebrate a goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Newcastle United at Etihad Stadium on October 3, 2015
Team News: Sergio Aguero returns to Manchester City starting lineup
After missing Manchester City's last four games with a heel injury, Sergio Aguero starts away at Arsenal.
Dec 21, 19:03
Arsene Wenger manager of Arsenal gestures on the touchline during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Manchester United at Emirates Stadium on October 4, 2015 in London, England.
Arsene Wenger: 'I know my transfer targets'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admits that his squad is "short" and already knows the new faces he needs to bring in next month.
Dec 21, 08:50
Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck reacts after a missed chance on February 15, 2014
Danny Welbeck out until February
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger reveals that Danny Welbeck's return from injury will not be until February at the earliest.
Dec 20, 00:17
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger and opposite number Manuel Pellegrini of Manchester City during the Premier League match on January 18, 2015
Preview: Arsenal vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole casts its eye over Monday night's massive game in the Premier League between the two favourites for the title, Arsenal and Manchester City.
Dec 18, 12:06
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates scoring his team's fourth and his hat trick goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Arsenal at The King Power Stadium on September 26, 2015 in Leicester, United Kingdom.
Arsene Wenger: 'Alexis Sanchez could return against Manchester City'
Arsene Wenger reveals that Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez could make an earlier-than-expected return from injury to face Manchester City on Monday night.
Dec 17, 09:45
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates scoring his team's fourth and his hat trick goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Arsenal at The King Power Stadium on September 26, 2015 in Leicester, United Kingdom.
Real Madrid to pursue Alexis Sanchez?
Real Madrid are reportedly considering a move for Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez should Cristiano Ronaldo depart the Bernabeu.
Dec 14, 14:23
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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Leicester CityLeicester25158247272053
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs25139345192648
3Arsenal25146539221748
4Manchester CityMan City25145647262147
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd25118632221041
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham2510963829939
7Southampton2510783324937
8Everton25811646341235
9Liverpool259883236-435
10Watford2596102727033
11Stoke CityStoke2596102431-733
12Crystal Palace2595112630-432
13Chelsea257993335-230
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom2578102332-929
15Bournemouth2577112941-1228
16Swansea CitySwansea2569102433-927
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2566132644-1824
18Norwich CityNorwich2565142848-2023
19Sunderland2555153049-1920
20Aston Villa2537152040-2016
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