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Arsenal Balls: Alexis Sanchez on life, loves and being tough

by | 6th, December 2014

Alexis Sanchez, Arsenal’s tireless Chilean, is talking to The Times’   Rory Smith. Sanchez is tough. The old story about foreigners not liking it up them is bunkum.

On the Christmas truck:

“I would run after them with all the other kids. It was people from the council on the truck. They would throw caramellos, sweets, and games. I always wished they would throw a football. That was what I wanted. I said to myself when I was young that one day, if I ever had the chance, I would do the same, but instead of sweets, I would throw footballs.”

And he does. When he returns to his native Tocopilla, he tosses

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