Alexis Sánchez

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Alexis Sánchez
Alexis Sánchez 2011.jpg
Sánchez in 2011.
Personal information
Full name Alexis Alejandro Sánchez Sánchez[1]
Date of birth 19 December 1988 (1988-12-19) (age 28)[1]
Place of birth Tocopilla, Chile
Height 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)[2]
Playing position Forward / Winger
Club information
Current club Arsenal
Number 7
Youth career
2004–2005 Cobreloa
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2006 Cobreloa 47 (12)
2006–2011 Udinese 95 (20)
2006–2007 Colo-Colo (loan) 32 (5)
2007–2008 River Plate (loan) 23 (4)
2011–2014 Barcelona 88 (39)
2014– Arsenal
National team
2006–2008 Chile U20 18 (4)
2006– Chile 106 (36)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Alexis Alejandro Sánchez Sánchez (born 19 December 1988), is a Chilean footballer who currently plays for Arsenal and the Chile national team.

In July 2014, Sanchez signed for Arsenal on a long-term contract for an undisclosed fee, reported to be around £35 million.

Honors[change | change source]

Clubs[change | change source]

Colo-Colo[change | change source]

River Plate[change | change source]

Barcelona[change | change source]

Arsenal[change | change source]

International[change | change source]

Chile[change | change source]

Individual Awards[change | change source]

  • Copa América Golden Ball: 2016
  • PFA Fans' Player of the Year: 2015
  • Football Supporters' Federation Player of the Year: 2015
  • Facebook FA Premier League Player of the Year: 2015
  • Kids' Choice Awards Favorite UK Footballer of the Year: 2015
  • Arsenal's Player of the Season: 2014–15
  • Premier League Team of the Year: 2014–15
  • Copa América Team of the Tournament: 2016

Career Statistics[change | change source]

Clubs[change | change source]

Club Season League Cup League Cup Continental1 Others2 Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Cobreloa 2005 35 3 3 0 38 3
2006 12 9 12 9
Total 47 12 3 0 50 12
Colo-Colo 2006 18 4 9 1 27 5
2007 14 1 7 3 21 4
Total 32 5 16 4 48 9
River Plate 2007–08 23 4 8 0 31 4
Total 23 4 8 0 31 4
Udinese 2008–09 32 3 2 0 9 0 43 3
2009–10 32 5 4 1 36 6
2010–11 31 12 2 0 33 12
Total 95 20 8 1 9 0 112 21
Barcelona 2011–12 25 12 7 1 6 2 3 0 41 15
2012–13 29 8 6 2 9 1 2 0 46 11
2013–14 34 19 9 2 9 0 2 0 54 21
Total 88 39 22 5 24 3 7 0 141 47
Arsenal 2014–15 35 16 6 4 1 1 9 4 1 0 52 25
2015–16 30 13 4 1 1 0 7 3 0 0 42 17
Total 65 29 10 5 2 1 16 7 1 0 94 42
Career Total 369 123 41 11 2 1 82 16 8 0 502 151

International[change | change source]

As of 15 November 2016

Chile national team
Year Apps Goals
2006 5 0
2007 4 1
2008 9 2
2009 9 5
2010 7 4
2011 11 2
2012 8 0
2013 11 8
2014 13 4
2015 14 5
2016 15 5
Total 106 36

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Alexis Alejandro Sánchez Sánchez". soccerway.com. Retrieved 25 July 2011. 
  2. "Alexis Alejandro Sánchez". FC Barcelona. Retrieved 31 July 2011.