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Alexis Sanchez to miss start of season for Arsenal

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Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez will miss the start of the season after helping Chile win the Copa America. The 26-year-old scored 25 goals for the Gunners last season as Arsene Wenger’s side finished third in the Premier League, and added a stunning goal as they won the FA Cup. Wenger said: “Alexis will be back with us on 3 August ...

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Hull City 1-3 Arsenal: Dominant Gunners increase Tigers’ relegation fears


An Alexis Sanchez brace helped to all but guarantee Arsenal’s Champions League qualification next season as the Gunners cruised to a 3-1 victory at relegation threatened Hull. The visitors showcased their superiority in a blistering first half performance, striking twice in a devastating spell after the half hour mark through Sanchez and Aaron Ramsey. Ramsey then turned provider for Sanchez ...

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Alexis Sanchez already feeling settled at Arsenal


Alexis Sanchez is already enjoying himself at Arsenal, but admits he remains some way short of full match fitness. Arsene Wenger pulled off quite a coup in luring Sanchez to Emirates Stadium from Barcelona in a £33million deal. The Chilean’s arrival has excited the north London natives, with a world-class talent expected to illuminate the Premier League. Sanchez is, however, ...

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Arsenal sign Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona


Arsenal have confirmed the signing of Chile forward Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona for a fee believed to be around £35 million, making him the second most expensive signing in the club’s history. The player signed a long-term contract after he passed a medical at the club on Thursday and becomes manager Arsene Wenger’s first major signing of the summer. He ...

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