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Arsenal Fans Aren’t Buying Alexis Sanchez’s Latest ‘Injury’

Arsenal Fans Aren’t Buying Alexis Sanchez’s Latest ‘Injury’

Alexis Sanchez will miss Arsenal‘s opening two Premier League matches of the new season, but the club’s supporters aren’t buying the official explanation provided.

The Chilean superstar’s contractual standoff is still ongoing, with Arsenal thought to be keen to keep the former Barcelona forward for the final year of his deal, rather than selling him to either PSG or Manchester City.

But as we told you previously, it seems that perhaps Sanchez himself isn’t too keen to get back playing.

Two weeks ago, he delayed returning to pre-season training because he claimed to be suffering from the flu, and now he appears to have been struck down by another mystery ailment:

Genuine or not, it seems the bulk of supporters are refusing to believe that Sanchez is genuinely injured:

https://twitter.com/quagmireisablue/status/895192897691189248

What do you think? Is Sanchez simply trying to keep himself fit for a potential new club?

Let us know in the comments section below…

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