Alexis Sanchez: Barcelona Forward Signs for Arsenal

Alexis Sanchez: Barcelona Forward Signs for Arsenal

BBC – Chile international striker Alexis Sanchez has signed for Arsenal from Barcelona on a long-term contract for in the region of £35million.

The 25-year-old scored 47 goals in 141 appearances for Barca and netted two goals in the World Cup in Brazil.

He said: “I’m so happy to be joining a club which has a great manager, a fantastic squad of players and huge support around the world.

“I’m looking forward to playing in the Premier League and Champions League.”

The Gunners also remain on course to sign French right-back Mathieu Debuchy, 28, from Newcastle United.

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