Alexis Sanchez claims he is happy at Arsenal and feels important amid ongoing speculation surrounding his future.
The 27 year Chilean yet to sing a new contract with Arsenal as he continues to seek a significant pay rise on his current deal which is due to expire in the summer of 2018.
According to reports last month, Sanchez received a dazzling £400,000-a-week offer from Chinese super league, while Premier League rivals Chelsea and Manchester City, are said to be monitoring his situation at Arsenal.
Alexis Sanchez admitted that he is settled at Arsenal and the fact he is valued by his colleagues represents a major factor behind his contentment.
‘I definitely feel like an important player and my teammates let me know every day,’ he told Arsenal Player. ‘I try to prove that I am an important player every day and game after game. I believe we have the players and the quality to win many things.
‘I feel really happy and comfortable at the club. I want to give the fans a new title. We always get our fans’ support in the thin and the thick, which is great. We must win the Premier League or the Champions League for them.’
Incredible gift from Alexis Sanchez at the end of 2016 for all Arsenal fans around the globe. He definitely wants to stay! We just need to give him the contract he wants. COYG!