Alexis Sanchez is ‘walking on water’ at Arsenal this season, says Laurent Koscielny
Laurent Koscielny admits it’s ‘difficult’ for Olivier Giroud to back get in the Arsenal team because Alexis Sanchez is ‘walking on water’ on this season.
Giroud, 30, is yet to start a league game for the Gunners this term and has been benched in favour of Sanchez.
Sanchez, 27, has been shifted from his left-wing spot to a more central position and has scored five goals in nine appearances so far this term.
Arsenal’s play has improved after putting Sanchez centrally and Koscielny believes Giroud will struggle to get back in Arsene Wenger’s side.
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