Thursday, 29 December 2016


The Chilean forward feels his impeccable partner in north London would have been the Gunners great, given their shared attributes

Alexis Sanchez has revealed he would dote to have played alongside Thierry Henry at Arsenal.
The Chilean is in fine goalscoring form for the Gunners this season - having been converted from a winger to the focal point of Arsene Wenger's attack, much homogeneous to Henry was during his time in north London - notching 12 goals in 18 Premier League games.

Alexis has subsequently been compared to Arsenal's all-time top scorer and the 28-year-old, who has withal supplied 12 avails across all competitions, feels the dyad would have complemented each other well on the field.
"I would like to have played with Henry," Sanchez told Arsenal's weekly membership newsletter.
"I think as a partnership we would do great together. We would be constantly moving, going up and down, coming and going. I would have loved playing with Henry.
"He was more of a scorer than I am. I think I would assist him for every goal he would score. I'm more into passing and he is a great goal scorer."

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