Manchester United Make Stunning £25m Alexis Sanchez Offer

Alexis Sanchez is attracting interest from Jose Mourinho

According to the Guardian's Fabrizio Romano and Ed Aarons, Sanchez has already agreed personal terms worth £250,000 per week with City, but United have now submitted a £25 million bid for the player and pledged to pay him a higher salary than the Sky Blues. However, United have spectacularly entered the race to sign the Chile global.

Manchester City, on the other hand, are not willing to offer beyond £20 million as they feel that it would be too much for a player who is going to be a free agent in the summer.

Questioned as to whether there was any truth in the rumour, the Arsenal manager was coy.

Wenger admitted a bidding war could help Arsenal but said that was not the current situation. "But you know my answer. I am focused on Liverpool".

"Is he (Sanchez) replaceable in the way that we find exactly the same player?"

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Manchester United are flexing their muscles and taking the full power of their name, their size and history for a test drive as they attempt to drag Alexis Sanchez away from the clutches of Pep Guardiola.

Sanchez can play anywhere in attack, United can play him up front and he can play with anyone because good players can play together. Certainly not, but there's always a way to find a different balance.

"Alexis is an exceptional football player, he's a world-class player and if that happens (and he leaves) we have to find a different balance in the team".

However, there has been no confirmation of a deal from either club, and negotiations are believed to be ongoing with Arsenal understood to want £40million for the 29-year-old, whose contract is up in the summer.

The Armenia worldwide has fallen out of favour with Mourinho in the last few months and failed to impress since a brief purple patch at the start of 2017-18-he has started just one Premier League match since November 5.

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