Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez Should Not Be Considered Player of the Year Material


Alexis Sanchez isn’t your archetypal Arsenal player. Sure, the Chilean is technically adept and dynamic on the ball, but while the Gunners are comprised of considered football-thinkers, Sanchez is restless and instinctive, at times irrepressible.  More than any other player to have arrived at the Emirates Stadium in recent years, Sanchez has changed Arsenal. They are a different team with the Chilean included, and he deserves a significant share of the credit for how the Gunners’ Read more [...]

Arsene Wenger Upset as Alexis Sanchez Misses Arsenal’s Preseason Camp in Austria


Arsenal's preseason plans have been dealt a blow with news that Alexis Sanchez will not be able to join up with the squad for their camp in Austria. Nick Callow of the Mirror writes that Arsene Wenger has disappointingly confirmed the player must obtain a visa before he can join up with the team, so will train on his own in London. Wenger said, per Callow: I don’t think Sanchez will come to Austria because he has to go to Paris to get a visa, so he will only go to London Colney on Tuesday Read more [...]