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Alexis Sanchez eager to follow Messi path at Barcelona

Alexis Sanchez is eager to follow the success of Barcelona teammate Lionel Messi.

The Chile winger says he'll take progress with Barca "step by step".

"At Barcelona I am going step-by-step," Sanchez declared. "I know that I haven't done anything yet but I am happy for the career that I have had until this moment, most of all the performance I had at Udinese, when I had been chosen as one of the best players in Italy.

"On the other hand I find it important to keep on growing, and that is happening at Barcelona, where I learn very much from Lionel Messi, the best player in the world.

"This team wants to keep on winning things; I want to be at Barcelona for a long time. I want to follow the way Messi has gone.

"That means to win everything."

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