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Arsenal want one Manchester United player in return for Alexis Sanchez

Arsenal want one Manchester United player in return for Alexis Sanchez



As per a report from journalist Kike Marin this morning, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has set his sights on Manchester United attacker Anthony Martial, as part of a potential deal that would send Alexis Sanchez to Old Trafford.
Saga
The story surrounding the future of Chilean international Sanchez was one of the talking points of the summer transfer window, with all of Bayern Munich, PSG, Chelsea, Manchester United and Manchester City having expressed an interest in the 29-year-old.
A deadline day move to the Etihad to join up with former boss Pep Guardiola was labelled as ?imminent? by a number of outlets at the end of August, but, in the end, a move failed to materialise, mainly due to Arsenal?s inability to secure a deal for Monaco winger Thomas Lemar.
City links persist
As a result, Sanchez was left with no choice but to stay put in North London, though it has still long been widely predicted that the South American will depart the Emirates, either this month for a nominal fee or for free in the summer upon the expiration of his contract. Manchester City have maintained their status as the leading contenders for his signature, despite the Citizens having proven already this season that they are not exactly lacking in the goalscoring department.
Competition
However, a number of substantial updates breaking across social media this past Thursday revealed that City would not be having it all their own way in their chase of Sanchez, with Premier League rivals Manchester United and Liverpool having emerged as fellow contenders for his signature.
Reliable Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio first broke the news that United had made contact with Sanchez’s representatives, with his claim that the Red Devils offered up midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan plus clash in exchange for the Chilean since backed by a number of English outlets.
Target
But, as revealed in the aforementioned report from Kike Marin this morning, Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has set his sights on... view: 1
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