Arsene Wenger delivers latest Arsenal update on Alexis Sanchez
Arsene Wenger delivers the latest news on Alexis Sanchez and Aaron Ramsey as Arsenal prepare for the new season
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Alexis Sanchez will be involved when Arsenal continue their pre-season schedule in Scandinavia.
The attacker had been given an extended summer holiday following his involvement in helping Chile win the Copa America.
However, the 27-year-old is now back in London as he turns his attentions towards making sure that he is in peak physical shape for the new season.
Sanchez is back in the UK and working on his fitness levels as he prepares for his third season in the Premier League with Arsenal.
And Wenger confirmed that both he and midfielder Aaron Ramsey could be involved in Arsenal’s pre-season games against Viking and Manchester City in Sweden.
Speaking in an interview with Arsenal Player, Wenger said: “Not all of [the international players will be back].
“But Ramsey will be involved, Sanchez will be involved.
“The latest players coming back will not be involved, that’s Ozil, Giroud and Koscielny, they are the last ones and I don’t think they will be involved on the tour on Thursday, but all the others will.”
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Wenger will be hoping to guide his side to their first Premier League title since 2004 next season.
The Gunners ended up without a trophy last term as they finished second and 10 points behind champions Leicester City.