Born: 19 December 1988
Alexis Alejandro Sánchez Sánchez or just Alexis Sánchez is Chilean football player who was born on 19 December 1988 in Tocopilla, Chile. He plays for English football club of Arsenal and also for Chilean national team. Alexis playing numer is 17 and his position on the playground is forward and on the right wing.
Alexis began his football career in Chilean team of Cobreloa. This happen in season 2005/2006 when Sanchez scored 9 goals in 47 matches. On the next season Italian football team of Udinese bough the Chilean footballer. The transfer sum of Alexis is just 1.7 million british pounds which is about 2.9 million American dollars or 2.15 million euros. Not long after Sanchez signed with the European team He was back in Chile for a year-long loan deal playing for Colo-Colo. For this team Chilean football player has 5 goals in 32 appearances. In this team Alexis won his first professional title. The season after this Alexis was loaned by River Plate where he staying to the end of the campaign and also won Argentine league title.
After successful playing in South America he back to Udinese where he stayed until the July 2011. On 20th of July 2011 Sanchez is transferred in FC Barcelona. Catalanian club paid 25 million pounds for him which is about 31.6 million euros or 42.7 million American dollars. In Barcelona Alexis stayed until the end of season 2013/2014. For this period he has 39 scored goals in 88 played matches. On 10th of July 2014 Alexis Sánchez signed for London’s football club of Arsenal. The Gunners paid about 30–35 million british pounds for him.
Sanchez also plays for Chilean national team where he has 24 goals in 71 matches until now.