Will Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Alexis Sanchez find success with AS Roma and Inter Milan? | Serie A
Twenty months after they headlined a swap deal between Manchester United and Arsenal, Alexis Sanchez and Henrikh Mkhitaryan are now on loan in Serie A with Inter Milan and AS Roma, respectively. ESPN FC's Steve Nicol and Alejandro Moreno reflect on their time in the Premier League and why they both struggled after their swap. Moreno says Sanchez has a chance to rediscover his form at Inter, especially after a strong performance at the 2019 Copa America with Chile. Nicol, meanwhile, expresses his disappointment with Mkhitaryan's play at both Man United and Arsenal after showing such promise at Borussia Dortmund, and questions whether he can find himself at Roma.
Associazione Sportiva Roma (BIT: ASR, LSE: 0MT1; Rome Sport Association), commonly referred to as simply Roma [ˈroːma], is a professional Italian football club based in Rome. Founded by a merger in 1927, Roma have participated in the top-tier of Italian football for all of their existence except for 1951–52.
Alexis Alejandro Sánchez Sánchez (Spanish pronunciation: [aˈleksis ˈsantʃes]; born 19 December 1988), also known as simply Alexis, is a Chilean professional footballer who plays as a forward for English club Arsenal and the Chile national team.
Sánchez began his career as a youth player for Cobreloa at age 17,... More