Alexis Sánchez, celebrating a marked goal to the Stoke City


Alexis Sánchez follows the footprints of Luis Suárez in England

Published:15/05/2017 - 20:29h

Updated:15/05/2017 - 20:29h

The ex player of the FC Barcelona and main star of the Arsenal, Alexis Sánchez, arrived in front of the Stoke City to the double digits in the Premier League, something that a player did not achieve in the English competition since it did it Luis Suárez for the last time

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In spite of that the Arsenal will not have it at all easy to go in in places of Champions League this season 2016-17 in the Premier League, Alexis Sánchez follows surrendering to big level in the group "gunner", being as it is the big star of the team.

The tocopillano marked a goal and delivered an assistance in the goleada of the Arsenal to the Stoke City this past weekend, and thanks to this achieved to arrive to the double digits of goals and assistances this campaign in the Premier League, with 21 goals and 10 passes ofgoal .

Luis Suárez, better that Alexis Sánchez in England

In his last season with the Liverpool, the 2013-14, Luis Suárez was able to annotate 31 targets and deliver 11 assistances ofgoal . Up to now the forward charrúa of the FC Barcelona had been the last in arriving to similar statistical of double digits regarding goals and assistances refers , but this campaign Alexis Sánchez, although in an inferior level, has achieved to equalise his gesta.

Previously also they achieved double numbers Didier Drogba (2009-10), Frank Lampard (2009-10), Thierry Henry (2004-05 and 2002-03), Alan Shearer (1994-95, Jürgen Klinsmann (1994-95), Chris Sutton and Andrew Cole (1993-94).

Regarding Alexis Sánchez, that still does not know if it will continue in the Arsenal the next season, this is the second time in his career that surpasses the 20 goals in a season, after having it done with the FC Barcelona before doing the cases course to England.

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