Arsenal have been in the news both on and off the pitch in recent weeks with reports of a training ground bust-up at the forefront of news outlets – but what really happened?
During a training session last week Alexis Sanchez received a heavy challenge from a teammate and stormed off the London Colney training ground pitch.
The altercation on the pitch allegedly led to a row with Captain Laurent Koscielny as the pair went toe to toe in the dressing room.
Arsene Wenger dropped Sanchez for the subsequent game against Liverpool. Though he claimed this was for the team to be more direct, it is thought the move was disciplinary sanction against the Chilean.
Arsenal legend Robert Pires then admitted there was a falling-out in training, with Theo Walcott going further by saying ‘we can’t be fighting in training’ (via The
After coming off against Bayern on Tuesday, Sanchez was then pictured smiling from the bench as Arsenal were humiliated 5-1 at home.