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Henrikh Mkhitaryan arrives at Man Utd training ground ahead of Alexis Sanchez swap deal

Mkhitaryan is set to join Arsenal as part of the Alexis Sanchez deal. The Armenia star has held talks with Arsenal and is expected to complete his move today. Sanchez is closing in on his move to Manchester United after signing off on a four-and-a—half-year deal at Old Trafford. But Mkhitaryan has arrived at Carrington to report for training today. He came in through the front entrance which is unusual for players with Paul Pogba, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and co favouring the back way in. It is not clear yet if…

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Alexis Sanchez to Man Utd: Jose Mourinho keen on bringing in Arsenal ace for Burnley game

Old Trafford officials have been working to complete a deal with Arsenal for the £35m-rated Chile forward, with midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan going the other way in part exchange. United manager Jose Mourinho has made it clear that he wanted Sanchez in his plans for the trip to Turf Moor, but United would have to have him registered by noon in order for him to be able to play. Sanchez has already agreed a contract worth a staggering £505,000-a-week over four-and-a-half years. United’s kit manufacturers Adidas were confident enough that they…

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Alexis Sanchez asked by fans if he is joining Manchester United… here is how he responded

The 29-year-old was mobbed by schoolchildren in north London after apparently nipping out for a haircut. They crowded rounded Sanchez for pictures and repeatedly asked him if he was joining United. But he showed no emotion and greeted the questions with an entirely emotionless straight face. Arsene Wenger on Thursday confirmed that a deal taking Sanchez to Manchester United is “likely to happen” and that Henrikh Mkhitaryan will move to Arsenal in exchange. Sanchez’s future has been in question for some time after it became clear he was not intending…

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Alexis Sanchez to Man Utd: Arsene Wenger confirms Arsenal deal likely within 24 hours

Speaking after Sunday’s 2-1 defeat to Bournemouth, Wenger claimed Sanchez’s situation would be resolved within 48 hours but four days later there remains no agreement between Arsenal and Manchester United. Sanchez has agreed a £500,000-a-week contract with United, which will make him the highest paid player in the Premier League. United’s Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been proposed as a potential makeweight in the transfer but he has been unable to agree terms on wages. But in his press conference ahead of Saturday’s clash with Crystal Palace, Wenger was asked if the…

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Chelsea vs Norwich LIVE updates: Latest FA Cup scores, goals and highlights

REUTERS Chelsea vs Norwich LIVE updates: Latest FA Cup third-round scores Chelsea vs Norwich LIVE updates: Latest FA Cup third-round scores, news and highlights TWITTER ROUND-UP Liam: If Chelsea-Norwich finishes 0-0 then the person responsible for picking the live FA Cup matches for BBC must be fearing for their job… Kev: Last few games neither Hazard nor Morata have done anything… take a chance on Musonda & Sterling instead of the usuals. Ravel: Well if this does end up going to pens, at least we know that’s Caballero’s one strong…

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Alexis Sanchez will move to Man Utd, Aubameyang to replace him at Asenal in ‘coming days’

Arsenal are on the verge of signing Aubameyang for around £53million as Gunners boss Arsene Wenger attempts to reverse their faltering season. Aubameyang has been one of the most prolific strikers in European football over the past few years with 134 goals in his last 98 games. The Gabon international’s arrival comes with Alexis Sanchez nearing the exit door at the Emirates after three-and-a-half seasons in London. However, Sanchez’s sale to Manchester United is being held up by Henrikh Mkhitaryan, who has been offered as a makeweight in the deal…

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Alan Shearer lets rip at Arsenal in MOTD rant… but spares one player from brutal verdict

Arsenal are now eight points adrift ot the top four after they let a lead slip to go down 2-1 to the Cherries on Sunday. Only Jack Wilshere escaped Shearer’s verdict with the pundit dubbing it one of the worst Arsenal displays ever. He said: “Arsene Wenger didn’t watch the same game we were watching. That’s as poor a performance from an Arsenal team with the ball, and without the ball, that I’ve seen for a long time. “Everything we described Liverpool as having – energy and desire – there…

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Is this moment Man Utd boss Mourinho LEAKED Alexis Sanchez transfer news SIX months ago?

This is the footage which proves he may have done just that. Mourinho guided United to a 5-2 win over LA Galaxy on July 16 in America. After the game, he conducted a 10-minute press conference in which he was asked about Real Madrid frontman Alvaro Morata. It was a simple question with United’s interest in Morata no secret at the time. But he responded bizarrely – by calling Morata by the name of Alexis Sanchez instead. When asked by a Spanish journalist if United were attempting to sign Morata,…

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Alexis Sanchez to Man Utd: Arsenal star to complete Old Trafford switch in next 48 hours

Arsenal’s Chile striker was left out of the squad for their shocking 2-1 defeat at Bournemouth and Gunners manager Arsene Wenger admitted he expected the deal to be completed imminently. United have edged ahead of rivals Manchester City in the bidding for Sanchez, being prepared to match Arsenal’s £35million valuation this month, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan possibly going the other way as part of the deal. City had told Sanchez that if he came in the summer, as a free agent when his contract runs out, his potential wages at the…

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Liverpool 4-3 Man City LIVE updates: Alexis Sanchez deal in 48 hours, Reds score FOUR

REUTERS Liverpool vs Manchester City LIVE updates: Latest Premier League score, news and highlights Liverpool 4-3 Manchester City LIVE updates: Latest Premier League score, news and highlights from Anfield 18:32: Before we hear from Jurgen Klopp, I thought I’d let you know that Pep Guardiola was evasive on the question of Alexis Sanchez. He said: “He’s an Arsenal player. We have the squad we have. I don’t know what’s going to happen in this transfer window.” 18:30: Want to hear what Jurgen Klopp thought of that? Quotes on the way……

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