Wenger Confirm Condition Sanchez
Arsenal’s Arsenal tactician, Arsene Wenger, revealed why he did not include Alexis Sanchez in the squad because it is still lacking preparation.
He just re-joined last week after the summer holidays. He earned a holiday extension because the Chilean player is involved in defending his country in the 2017 Confederations Cup competition in Russia.
Sanchez’s absence when facing Chelsea can lead to speculation about the future of players at Emirates Stadium. Because the 28-year-old player is widely rumored to be the target of Manchester City and a number of other big clubs when the contract leaves a year left.
“I left them all because some of them lack preparations like Alexis Sanchez,” Wenger told local media.
As for the game against Chelsea, Arsenal finally reap the victory through a penalty shootout with a final score 4-1 after a 1-1 draw until normal time runs out.
This preseason title makes Arsenal more confident ahead of Premier League rolling. In the first week, the Gunners will meet Leicester City at home.
Wenger opens opportunities for players who miss the Community Shield match will be given time to play in the first week of the league.
“Let’s just focus on the next game and try to start well. We will face Leicester, they are experienced and have the same team for four years and will be fight again, “said the Frenchman.