Alexis Sanchez

Born: December 19, 1988 (age 26)

Height: 5'6.5" (169cm)

Hometown: Tocopilla, Chile
Nationality: Chile Chilean

Position: Winger
Team: Arsenal (no. 17)
Career History
Senior2014-Arsenal
International2006-Chile
Sports Mole has 936 articles about Alexis Sanchez. Articles 1 to 40:
Hull defender Michael Dawson challenges Arsenal's Olivier Giroud during the Premier League match on May 4, 2015
Player Ratings: Hull City 1-3 Arsenal
Sports Mole rates the best and worst players in the Premier League match between Hull City and Arsenal at the KC Stadium.
23:13
Steve Bruce manager of Hull City reacts during the Hull City v KSC Lokeren UEFA Europa League Qualifying Play-Off match at the KC Stadium on August 28, 2014
Steve Bruce: 'Hull City need to respond against Burnley'
Hull City manager Steve Bruce calls on his charges to bounce back from their 3-1 defeat against Arsenal with a result against fellow strugglers Burnley.
22:51
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal (R) celebrates with Francis Coquelin as he scores their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Arsenal at KC Stadium on May 4, 2015
Match Analysis: Hull City 1-3 Arsenal
Sports Mole analyses the Premier League match between Hull City and Arsenal at the KC Stadium.
22:30
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal (R) celebrates with Francis Coquelin as he scores their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Arsenal at KC Stadium on May 4, 2015
Result: Alexis Sanchez, Aaron Ramsey strikes give Arsenal victory at struggling Hull City
Goals by Alexis Sanchez and Aaron Ramsey give Arsenal a 3-1 win against relegation-threatened Hull City in their Premier League clash at the KC Stadium.
21:53
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal (R) celebrates with Francis Coquelin as he scores their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Arsenal at KC Stadium on May 4, 2015
Half-Time Report: Arsenal in cruise control away at Hull City
Alexis Sanchez and Aaron Ramsey goals give Arsenal a 3-0 half-time lead away at Hull City in their Premier League clash at the KC Stadium.
20:48
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal (17) beats goalkeeper Steve Harper of Hull City as he scores their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Arsenal at KC Stadium on May 4, 2015
Live Commentary: Hull City 1-3 Arsenal - as it happened
Relive Arsenal's 3-1 win over Hull City as a brace from Alexis Sanchez helps the Gunners move closer to securing Champions League football next season.
19:00
Alexis Sanchez in action for Arsenal on December 13, 2014
Arsene Wenger: 'Alexis Sanchez will be available for FA Cup final'
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger discloses that the club have come to an agreement with the Chile Football Federation to ensure Alexis Sanchez can play in the FA Cup final.
May 2, 05:19
Luis Enrique Martinez faces the media during his official presentation as the new coach of FC Barcelona at Camp Nou on May 21, 2014
Preview: Cordoba vs. Barcelona
Sports Mole previews the La Liga clash between Cordoba and Barcelona at the Nuevo Arcangel.
Apr 30, 19:12
Eden Hazard of Chelsea celebrates his goal during the Capital One Cup Quarter-Final match between Derby County and Chelsea at Pride Park Stadium on December 16, 2014
Eden Hazard crowned PFA Player of the Year
Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard has been named PFA Player of the Year for 2014-15.
Apr 26, 23:32
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates as he scores their second goal during the FA Cup Semi Final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley Stadium on April 18, 2015
Sanchez excited by Arsenal future
Alexis Sanchez admits that his main priority is to win titles with Arsenal after impressing in the early stages of his career in the Premier League.
Apr 26, 22:07
Cesc Fabregas of Chelsea is challenged by Santi Cazorla of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on April 26, 2015
Result: Chelsea edge closer to Premier League title after goalless draw at Arsenal
Chelsea edge a step closer to the Premier League title after holding Arsenal to a goalless draw in Sunday's clash at the Emirates.
Apr 26, 17:55
Cesc Fabregas of Chelsea is challenged by Santi Cazorla of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on April 26, 2015
Half-Time Report: Goalless between Arsenal, Chelsea
Arsenal and Chelsea remain goalless in an eventful and controversial Premier League clash at the Emirates Stadium.
Apr 26, 16:49
John Terry of Chelsea (C) celebrates scoring the opening goal with Diego Costa and Gary Cahill of Chelsea during the Capital One Cup Final match against Tottenham on March 1, 2015
Chelsea players dominate PFA Premier League Team of the Year
Six Chelsea players are named in the PFA's Premier League Team of the Year.
Apr 26, 12:06
Eden Hazard of Chelsea celebrates his goal during the Capital One Cup Quarter-Final match between Derby County and Chelsea at Pride Park Stadium on December 16, 2014
PFA Player of the Year award: The six contenders
Sports Mole takes a closer look at the six players battling it out to be crowned PFA Player of the Year.
Apr 26, 11:47
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: 'Alexis Sanchez has brought out Mesut Ozil's best form'
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger claims that Alexis Sanchez has brought out the best in Mesut Ozil since the German's return from injury in January.
Apr 26, 03:45
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
Olivier Giroud surprised by Arsene Wenger's touchline reaction with Jose Mourinho
Olivier Giroud admits that he was surprised by Arsene Wenger's touchline reaction during Arsenal's 2-0 defeat at the hands of Chelsea last October.
Apr 25, 08:47
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates as he scores their second goal during the FA Cup Semi Final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley Stadium on April 18, 2015
Three people in the Premier League spotlight this weekend
Sports Mole highlights three people who will be in the spotlight in the Premier League this weekend.
Apr 24, 10:57
Arsenal's Chilean striker Alexis Sanchez runs past Reading's Australian goalkeeper Adam Federici after scoring during the FA Cup semi-final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley stadium in London on April 18, 2015
Arsene Wenger: 'Alexis Sanchez will fight Eden Hazard'
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger expects a minimal gap between Alexis Sanchez and Chelsea's Eden Hazard in the race for PFA Player of the Year.
Apr 24, 00:00
Adam Federici of Reading stretches for the ball as he fails to stop a shot by Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal for their second goal during the FA Cup Semi Final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley Stadium on April 18, 2015
Reading goalkeeper Adam Federici to marry on FA Cup final day
Reading's Adam Federici is due to marry his girlfriend on the day of the FA Cup final, despite his team's chances of reaching the Wembley showdown prior to the Arsenal loss.
Apr 22, 13:28
Santi Cazorla in action for Arsenal on November 22, 2014
Alexis Sanchez: 'Santi Cazorla is spectacular'
Arsenal winger Alexis Sanchez hails the quality of teammate Santi Cazorla.
Apr 22, 08:37
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League Group D match between Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund at the Emirates Stadium on November 26, 2014
Alexis Sanchez "surprised" by quality of Arsenal teammates
Alexis Sanchez reveals that he is "very proud" to call himself an Arsenal player, although he admits to being left feeling surprised by the quality of his teammates.
Apr 21, 15:53
Adam Federici of Reading stretches for the ball as he fails to stop a shot by Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal for their second goal during the FA Cup Semi Final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley Stadium on April 18, 2015
Steve Clarke confident Reading goalkeeper Adam Federici will bounce back
Reading boss Steve Clarke describes Adam Federici as one of his best players, despite the keeper's blunder which gifted Arsenal victory in Saturday's FA Cup semi-final.
Apr 21, 14:52
Reading's foward Jamaican forward Garath McCleary celebrates after scoring during the FA Cup semi-final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley stadium in London on April 18, 2015
Preview: Reading vs. Birmingham City
Sports Mole gives you the lowdown on Wednesday night's sole Championship game as beaten FA Cup semi-finalists Reading host Birmingham City.
Apr 20, 14:30
Adam Federici of Reading stretches for the ball as he fails to stop a shot by Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal for their second goal during the FA Cup Semi Final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley Stadium on April 18, 2015
Reading's Adam Federici apologises for FA Cup semi-final mistake
Adam Federici apologises to the Reading fans after his error gave Arsenal a 2-1 win over the Royals in their FA Cup semi-final on Saturday.
Apr 20, 10:57
Adam Federici of Reading stretches for the ball as he fails to stop a shot by Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal for their second goal during the FA Cup Semi Final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley Stadium on April 18, 2015
Steve Clarke confident Adam Federici will be fine
Reading boss Steve Clarke believes that Adam Federici will have no problem bouncing back from his costly error in his side's FA Cup semi-final loss to Arsenal.
Apr 20, 04:20
Adam Federici of Reading stretches for the ball as he fails to stop a shot by Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal for their second goal during the FA Cup Semi Final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley Stadium on April 18, 2015
Wojciech Szczesny offers Adam Federici support
Wojciech Szczesny offers his support to Reading's Adam Federici following the Australian's mistake during Arsenal's FA Cup semi-final win.
Apr 19, 13:00
A dejected Per Mertesacker of Arsenal after defeat during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on October 4, 2014
Arsene Wenger: Per Mertesacker injury "doesn't look too good"
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says that Per Mertesacker's ankle injury "doesn't look too good" after the German hobbled out of their FA Cup semi-final win over Reading.
Apr 19, 00:36
Reading Chairman Sir John Madejski during the FA Cup Fourth Round match between Reading v Sheffield United at Madejski Stadium on January 26, 2013
Sir John Madejski left "proud" after Reading effort
It is just a matter of time before Reading lift some silverware, former chairman Sir John Madejski insists after watching their FA Cup semi-final defeat to Arsenal.
Apr 18, 22:22
Reading manager Steve Clarke during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Reading at The Amex Stadium on December 26, 2014
Reading boss Steve Clarke: 'We deserved more against Arsenal'
Reading goalkeeper Adam Federici is "upset" after his error led to their FA Cup semi-final defeat against Arsenal, admits manager Steve Clarke.
Apr 18, 22:12
Arsenal's Chilean striker Alexis Sanchez runs past Reading's Australian goalkeeper Adam Federici after scoring during the FA Cup semi-final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley stadium in London on April 18, 2015
Arsene Wenger hails Reading's effort in FA Cup semi-final
Arsene Wenger describes their FA Cup semi-final win over Reading as a "very difficult game".
Apr 18, 22:03
Arsenals Welsh midfielder Aaron Ramsey celebrates scoring 2-0 during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and West Ham United at The Emirates Stadium in London on March 14, 2015
Aaron Ramsey: 'Reading had us on the ropes'
Aaron Ramsey admits that Reading had Arsenal "on the ropes" before the Gunners booked their place in the FA Cup final with a 2-1 win at Wembley.
Apr 18, 20:03
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates as he scores their second goal during the FA Cup Semi Final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley Stadium on April 18, 2015
Result: Arsenal reach FA Cup final after Adam Federici error
Arsenal will defend the FA Cup in May's final after Adam Federici's extra-time error cost Reading in a dramatic semi-final which the Gunners won 2-1 at Wembley.
Apr 18, 19:53
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal shoots past Adam Federici of Reading during the FA Cup Semi Final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley Stadium on April 18, 2015
Half-Time Report: Alexis Sanchez ends Reading resistance at Wembley
Alexis Sanchez's strike six minutes before the break gives Arsenal a 1-0 half-time lead over Championship Reading in their FA Cup semi-final at Wembley.
Apr 18, 18:09
Mesut Ozil of Arsenal is marshalled by Michael Hector of Reading during the FA Cup Semi Final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley Stadium on April 18, 2015
Live Commentary: Arsenal 2-1 Reading - as it happened
Take a look back at Arsenal's dramatic FA Cup semi-final victory over Reading with Sports Mole's minute-by-minute report.
Apr 18, 16:14
Harry Kane of Spurs shoots at goal past Kasper Schmeichel of Leicester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Leicester City at White Hart Lane on March 21, 2015
Mauricio Pochettino: 'Harry Kane better than Eden Hazard this season'
Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino says that hitman Harry Kane would be a more deserving recipient of PFA Player of the Year than Chelsea star Eden Hazard.
Apr 17, 23:46
Harry Kane of Spurs wears the captain's armband during the Barclays Premier League match between Burnley and Tottenham Hotspur at Turf Moor on April 5, 2015
Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane: 'PFA nominations are a huge honour'
Harry Kane admits that he is 'honoured' to be nominated for both the PFA Player's Player of the Year and Young Player of the Year.
Apr 17, 11:04
David De Gea of Manchester United celebrates the first goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Liverpool on December 14, 2014
David de Gea, Diego Costa lead PFA Player's Player of the Year nominations
David de Gea, Diego Costa, Eden Hazard, Harry Kane, Philippe Coutinho and Alexis Sanchez are nominated for PFA Player's Player of the Year award.
Apr 16, 17:18
Arsenal Manager Arsene Wenger walks off at the end of the Barclays Pemier League match between Stoke City and Arsenal at the Britannia Stadium on March 1, 2014
Match Analysis: Burnley 0-1 Arsenal
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Arsenal's 1-0 win at Burnley in the Premier League.
Apr 11, 19:56
Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal celebrates scoring the opening goal with Hector Bellerin of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor on April 11, 2015
Result: Aaron Ramsey helps Arsenal extend winning run at Burnley
Arsenal win their eighth consecutive game, triumphing 1-0 at Burnley thanks to a solitary Aaron Ramsey strike.
Apr 11, 19:22
Olivier Giroud of Arsenal celebrates with team mates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at Emirates Stadium on April 4, 2015
Preview: Burnley vs. Arsenal
Sports Mole previews Arsenal's trip to Turf Moor as the Gunners seek a season's-best eighth straight Premier League win against the relegation-threatened Clarets.
Apr 9, 17:10
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