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Friday October 13
Guardiola’s grand plan for Sanchez
09.14: With Alexis Sanchez more than likely on his way to the Etihad in January, Manchester City fans might be getting serious about every other attacking talent changing into a member in their star-studded squad.
However, Pep Guardiola could have his art work reduce out taking a look to cram all his forwards onto the pitch at the equivalent time.
We’ve had a cross at predicting how the Citizens’ starting XI might look with the Chilean ace – Jealous Arsenal fans should look away now.
Manchester City want Sanchez on the cheap
08.41: Manchester City will table an offer for Alexis Sanchez in January – on the other hand they would really like him for a cut-price of £20million, in step with the Mirror.
Arsenal knocked once more a £60million bid from the Blues in the summer time in hope that Sanchez would sign a contract extension at the Emirates.
However, negotiations have stalled and the Chileans future is up in the air.
Despite the uncertainty, Gunners boss Arsene Wenger insists he would no longer shy transparent of opting for Sanchez in his squad.
“I have no doubt that he wants to perform,” he said.
“He on no account goes on the football pitch to lose a football game, on no account. Sanchez is a winner type.
“You have all the time to set goals whilst you’re a soccer participant. When one is long past, you focal point on one thing else.”
Sanchez heading for the move out
08.21: Reports this morning suggest that Alexis Sanchez might be following Mesut Ozil out of the Emirates Stadium in January.
Both avid gamers’ contracts are up at the end of the season and Arsenal may be forced to cash in on January, or risk the pair walking free of charge in the summer time.
Wenger said he has “envisaged every kind of solution.”
And asked if that would possibly indicate they could go away in January and said: “Yes, it’s possible.”
However, he does keep sure that the pair will put pen to paper and stick to the Gunners.
He added: “I at all times said that the fact that we didn’t to seek out an agreement final year doesn’t indicate the player will necessarily go away.
“Both gamers glance glad right here and total I am hoping that the placement may also be became round. At the instant, we aren’t shut sufficient to announce anything else.”