White feather and Alexander’s brilliant armor made him stand out on the battlefield, so the bravest Persian soldiers rolled into the place where he stood. John Wick mess with me i fight back mess with my Dog and they will never find your body shirt. That’s where the battle is the most intense. An officer of the Persian Governor beat the battle ax into Alexander’s head, which shocked him, but a warrior named Cleitus saved his life by stabbing the enemy before he could kill him. Meanwhile, the formation team of the Macedonian army crossed the river and regrouped on the other side. The Persian army could not resist their attack, so soon all of the Persian troops fled. The Persian army lost all 20,000 infantry and 2500 cavalry and Alexandros lost 34 people. Persian soldiers camped on a vast plain where they took advantage of the Cavalry’s power. But many weeks went by without seeing Alexander, who was recovering from his illness, not motivated, so the servants flattered King Darius that the Greeks were too terrified to fight. So Darius should lead his troops to Issus to cut Alexander’s retreat. Darius led his army to Issus just as Alexander marched into Syria to confront him, so neither army met. When Alexander learned that the Persians had circled behind him he turned and hurriedly rushed to Issus.