Sánchez in 2011
|Full name||Alexis Alejandro Sánchez Sánchez|
|Date of birth||19 December 1988 |
|Place of birth||Tocopilla, Chile|
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Playing position||Forward / Winger|
|2006–2007||→ Colo-Colo (loan)||32||(9)|
|2007–2008||→ River Plate (loan)||23||(4)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21 May 2016.
† Appearances (Goals).
He used to play for Cobreloa, colo-colo, riverplate, udinese, Barcelona.
With Barcelona, Sanchez won both La Liga (2012/2013) and the Copa Del Ray (2012) as well as the Spanish Super Cup on two occasions (2011/2013) the Uefa Super Cup (2011) and the Fifa Club World Cup (2011).
He won the Chilean Premier Division in (2007).
In July 2014, Sanchez signed for Arsenal on a long-term contract for an undisclosed fee, reported to be around £35 million.
Scoring 20 goals from 5 appearances at Udinese, before moving to Barcelona.
During the tournament he scored 2 goals in 4 appearances.
Alexis' goalscoring form continues after he scored a thunderus volley against Manchester City, before curling an unstoppable free kick into the top corner against Southampton. He featured in all five of the gunners' September matches and has quickly became a fan favourite.
References[change | change source]
- "Alexis Alejandro Sánchez Sánchez". soccerway.com. http://www.soccerway.com/players/alexis-sanchez/4117. Retrieved 25 July 2011.
- "Alexis Alejandro Sánchez". FC Barcelona. http://www.fcbarcelona.com/web/english/futbol/temporada_11-12/plantilla/jugadors/Alexis.html. Retrieved 31 July 2011.