Alexis Sanchez has fewer shots than Olivier Giroud, but scores more regularly and plays twice as many key passes
By most accounts, Alexis Sanchez has excelled having been moved into a centre-forward role for Arsenal this season. Now we have some stats to prove it.
The mini-Chilean’s performances have been compared to those of Olivier Giroud, Arsenal’s only out-and-out centre-forward option.
It seems that despite Giroud being the specialist in the position, Sanchez is outdoing his French team-mate.
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