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Alexis Sanchez expected better of himself since joining Manchester United

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Alexis Sanchez says he expected better of himself following his move to Manchester United. Sanchez joined United from Arsenal in January but has managed just one goal in 10 appearances since arriving at Old Trafford. The 29-year-old admits he has struggled to adapt to his new life in Manchester after four seasons with the Gunners. “As I am self-demanding, I ...

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Alexis Sanchez: Manchester United forward accepts deal for tax fraud

Alexis Sanchez earns a reported £14m a year after taxes (Image credit: Alex Morton)

Manchester United striker Alexis Sanchez has accepted a 16-month suspended jail sentence for tax fraud in return for avoiding a trial. The ex-Barcelona player faced going to trial in Spain over unpaid taxes amounting to around 1m euro (£886,000). The unpaid taxes derive from image rights deals in 2012 and 2013. When Sanchez, 29, was first accused in 2016, his ...

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Premier League round-up: Sanchez scores first Man United goal, West Ham’s woes continue with Brighton defeat

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A first Manchester United goal for Alexis Sanchez, a five-goal thriller at the Hawthorns, and some spectacular strikes – it’s been another thrilling Saturday in the Premier League! Here’s what happened in the 3pm kick-offs… Bournemouth 2-1 Stoke City Substitutes Josh King and Lys Mousset struck second-half goals as in-form Bournemouth came from behind to inflict a first defeat on ...

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Alexis Sanchez joins Manchester United

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Manchester United is delighted to announce the signing of Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal in a deal that sees the Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan move in the opposite direction. Speaking about his transfer, Alexis Sanchez said: “I am thrilled to be joining the biggest club in the world. I have spent three-and-a-half wonderful years at Arsenal and I bring with me ...

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“No Alexis Sanchez & Mesut Ozil exit in January” – Arsene Wenger

Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil have directly contributed 149 goals between them for Arsenal (Image credit: Reuters)

Manager Arsene Wenger says forward Alexis Sanchez and midfielder Mesut Ozil will be at Arsenal after the January transfer window “unless something unbelievable happens”. The contracts of both players expire at the end of the season. Asked if his gut feeling is they will stay, Wenger replied: “Yes, of course.” The Frenchman also said it is in midfielder Jack Wilshere’s “best interest” to remain ...

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Alexis Sanchez: Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says forward will return to best

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Alexis Sanchez will have no problems reproducing his best form for Arsenal after an “uncomfortable” transfer window, says manager Arsene Wenger. Chile forward Sanchez, 28, came close to joining Manchester City on deadline day, but Wenger has “no doubt about Alexis’ mind and mentality”. Arsenal agreed a £60m deal with City but it depended on them signing Thomas Lemar, who ...

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