Pires: Alexis ‘doesn’t know’ about Gunners renewal, just wants to play

Arsenal legend Robert Pires has said that Arsenal talisman and top scorer Alexis Sanchez ‘doesn’t know’ whether he will renew his contract with the Gunners but insists that the Chilean ‘just wants to play.’
Speaking with news outfit La Tercera, Pires, who is currently a coach at Arsenal, praised the 28-year-old for his performances this season, most recently his last minute Panenka penalty to take three points for the Gunners on Sunday. Pires heaped praise on the in-form striker and was especially impressed with his calmness over the 98th-minute game-winning penalty against Burnley.
“It was impressive. He doesn’t know what pressure is,”
“You have to have a lot of balls to take a penalty like that.”
Pires also touched on the sizeable offer Arsenal received for the Chilean over the summer, somethin...
 
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