Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez Pulls Off Classy Nutmeg Against Besiktas

Ryan BaileyFeatured ColumnistAugust 27, 2014


The "Tekkers" sirens were wailing loudly at the Emirates during Arsenal's Champions League win over Besiktas, thanks to Alexis Sanchez.

Surrounded by three opponents, the Chilean forward managed to work his way out of a jam with some superb close control, including a very cheeky nutmeg.

Perhaps it's not quite on the same plane, but one may compare it to the slow motion clip of Leo Messi's astounding technique during Barcelona's clash with Elche at the weekend: