‘Beating Spurs every time gave me joy’: Ex Gunner Alexis Sanchez urges Marseille teammates to knock Tottenham out of the Champions League

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'Beating Spurs every time gave me joy': Ex Gunner Alexis Sanchez urges Marseille teammates to knock Tottenham out of the Champions League

Former Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez has urged his teammates to knock Tottenham Hotspur out of the Champions League.

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Spurs only need a draw to advance to the next round, but the Chilean is looking to derail their hopes. Anything less than a draw will see Tottenham relegated to the Europa League.

Alexis, who spent four seasons at Arsenal, was once a fan favourite at the club. He left for Manchester United in 2018 but was unable to replicate his performances.

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Speaking ahead of their UCL encounter, he said:

“I have great affection for Arsenal from my time there.“I have some great memories with everyone at the club, especially the fans.“

“Beating Spurs every time was a great joy. It was very special and those are memories that I hold dear to my heart.Every single player has motivation to play and win. We all want to bring the victory back.“

“In the dressing room, there is a lot of passion.“Playing in front of the fans with their atmosphere is super important and that will drive us on.”

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