Alexis Sanchez Arsenal star says he's mum still teaches her football

Alexis Sanchez has revealed that his mother still plays an active role in his career and offers him useful tips

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  play Alexis Sanchez says his mother still gives him useful tips (Graham Chadwick/Daily Mail)
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Since breaking out as a football, playing for some of the biggest clubs in the world like Barcelona and Arsenal, Alexis Sanchez has had the opportunity of working with some of the biggest coach in the game.

The Chile international is however still being coach by his mum.

The 26-year-old who just helped Chile to two wins in their 2018 World Cup qualifiers revealed that his mother still plays an active role in his career and offers him useful tips.

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"My mum is always my coach. She phones me and tells me to shoot at goal more often," the Arsenal star told the media at a press conference.

play Sanchez scored for Chile in their 2018 World qualifiers wins during the international break (Omni Sport)

 

The star is reportedly attracting interest from  Real Madrid, but Sanchez has revealed that he is happy at Arsenal.

"I have no idea what the media are saying, but I feel comfortable at Arsenal," he said about the reports.

Read: Alexis Sanchez scores as Chile beats Brazil

"I'm happy with my team-mates and the city of London is beautiful. I'm not going to change. I'm very happy."

Watch Alexis Sanchez score a brace for Arsenal against Manchester United, below

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