Photo: Alexis Sanchez enjoys Paris trip before Arsenal return

Alexis Sanchez snapped a picture in Paris on Monday as he prepares to return to Arsenal for pre-season training

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Alexis Sanchez is all smiles in Paris Photo: Alexis Sanchez/Instagram

Alexis Sanchez enjoyed the end of his extended summer holiday in Paris as the Chilean prepares to report back to Arsenal for pre-season training.

The 26-year-old has been given an extended summer break after helping Chile secure Copa America glory last month.

Sanchez was due to report back to London Colney this week to begin his pre-season preparations with the Gunners.

And the forward made the most of the final part of his holiday with a trip to the French capital with his brother and friend.

Sanchez shared the picture above on his personal Instagram account on Monday night and wrote: “París … ☺️✌🏻”

Arsenal ended their pre-season preparations in style by beating defending Premier League champions Chelsea in Sunday’s Community Shield clash at Wembley.

Sanchez endured a gruelling debut campaign in England after joining Arsenal from Barcelona last summer, helping Arsene Wenger’s men finish third and retain their FA Cup crown before his involvement in the Copa America.

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The Chile international, who joined Arsenal from Barcelona last summer, is set to miss the Gunners’ Premier League opener against West Ham United on 9 August his extended summer break.

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