Find out how Alexis Sanchez relaxed ahead of Crystal Palace v Arsenal

The Arsenal striker relaxed with his dog ahead of Monday night's trip to Crystal Palace

Alexis Sanchez and his dog Photo: Alexis Sanchez/Instagram

Alexis Sanchez was spending some quality time with his dogs on Friday evening ahead of the London derby between Arsenal and Crystal Palace next week.

The Chile international was a noticeable absentee from the score sheet on Wednesday night when Arsenal eased to a 3-0 victory over West Ham United at the Emirates Stadium.

Goals from Mesut Ozil, Theo Walcott and Olivier Giroud ended a three-game winless run for the north London side and bolstered their top-four chances with nine games to go.

Arsenal hoisted themselves above Manchester United and into fifth place courtesy of their 3-0 win against the Hammers in pursuit of a place in next season’s Champions League.

And Sanchez was clearly feeling relaxed about Arsenal’s current league situation and his future at The Emirates as he relaxed with his dog in the fields.

Alexis Sanchez and his dog Photo: Alexis Sanchez/Instagram

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Arsenal are in fifth place in the Premier League table.

The Gunners signed five players in the summer transfer window following their second-place finish last term.

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