Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has explained how Alexis Sanchez’s similarities to Barcelona striker Luis Suarez led him to play the Chilean up front.
The 27-year-old has featured in place of Olivier Giroud, the French striker who’s yet to start for Arsenal in the Premier League, in the number nine position.
Sanchez’s performances have vindicated the decision of Wenger, scoring five times in nine games this season, which have drawn comparisons with Barcelona forward Luis Suarez.
3rd placed Arsenal today secured a big 2-2 draw away at top 4 rivals Manchester City, thanks to goals from Olivier Giroud and Alexis Sanchez. Arsene Wenger heaped praise on the out-of-form striker but had some worrying news over Eng...