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VIDEO: Alexis Sanchez Takes On 5 Ecuador Players… And Very Nearly Wins As Chile Record 2-0 Copa America Victory

VIDEO: Alexis Sanchez Takes On 5 Ecuador Players… And Very Nearly Wins As Chile Record 2-0 Copa America Victory

Alexis Sanchez was on fire for Arsenal this season, scoring crucial goals and motivating the team with his tireless runs and never-say-die attitude.

And despite recently completing his first full-season in the Premier League, Sanchez is still raring to go as he showed in Chile’s opening match of this year’s Copa America.

Sanchez was an integral piece of the Chile jigsaw during an impressive World Cup showing in Brazil 12 months ago and the forward is clearly looking to replicate that form in the South American competition.

Chile played their opening game against an impressive Ecuador side last night and won 2-0 thanks to a penalty from Juventus midfieler Arturo Vidal and QPR frontman Eduardo Vargas – who was assisted by Sanchez

And despite failing to get on the scoresheet, the ex-Barcelona ace was as impressive as ever.

Sanchez even took it upon himself to try and beat five Ecuador players during one mazey run, a move which very nearly came off:

 

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