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Have Twitter subtly confirmed Alexis Sanchez has signed for Manchester United?

Sanchez is closing in on a move to Manchester United which Express Sport understands to be done imminently. But while no announcement has been made, Twitter appear to have jumped the gun. When you search ‘Alexis Sanchez’ into the site, the number one person it shows to follow is, yes you’ve guessed it, Alexis Sanchez. And the number two? Manchester United! Twitter then serves up scores more of people called Alexis Sanchez while Arsenal is nowhere to be seen. Arsene Wenger today confirmed that a deal taking Sanchez to Manchester…

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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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Liverpool news: Man Utd and Everton mocked by John Aldridge because of Jurgen Klopp

The Reds became the first team this season to defeat Pep Guardiola’s side this season after coming out 4-3 victors in their entertaining contest at the weekend. Both teams were widely praised for their approach to the game with Jurgen Klopp and Guardiola opting to stick to their attacking principles. In contrast, Jose Mourinho has been widely criticised for going with a defensive style of play when facing Manchester United’s top four rivals. The Portuguese coach led his side to a 0-0 draw against Liverpool in October, despite going into…

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Liverpool news: Inter Milan want to sign Daniel Sturridge on loan

But the Serie A giants face a battle to convince Liverpool to let him leave in a temporary deal. The Reds would prefer a permanent transfer if they are going to lose the former Chelsea and Manchester City front man. A £30m asking price is likely to scare off potential buyers but they would also demand a large loan fee. Sturridge, 28, wants to leave Anfield to get regular first team football in a bid to salvage his hopes of making England’s World Cup squad this summer. He recently returned…

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Real Madrid transfer blow: Manchester City slam door shut on January deal

Nicolas Otamendi has had a resurgence under Pep Guardiola this season and has been pivotal in Manchester City’s march toward the title. The Argentina international has been an ever-present at the back and chipped in with four Premier League goals already this season. His fine form is said to have caught the attention of Real Madrid who are keen to bring the former Valencia man back to Spain. However, Don Balon claim the La Liga champions have been told the 29-year-old is not for sale. The report says Florentino Perez…

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Manchester Airport CONFIRM they are on red alert for Alexis Sanchez arrival at Man Utd

Sanchez is poised to quit the Emirates this month having refused to put pen to paper on a new Gunners deal. And United has emerged as his most likely destination after Manchester City dropped out of the race to get him on-board. Red Devils supporters are eagerly awaiting confirmation of a deal which will see Henrikh Mkhitaryan go the other way. And Manchester Airport have now cheekily revealed they are on red alert for when Sanchez flies up to the north west. A United fan tweeted: “Can you please announce…

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ALEXIS SANCHEZ LIVE: Transfer latest as Man Utd prepare to put Arsenal ace through medical

ALEXIS SANCHEZ TRANSFER LATEST Alexis Sanchez‘ move to Manchester United is now entirely reliant on Henrikh Mkhitaryan, who is in talks with Arsenal United have agreed to let Mkhitaryan, 28, go… but he has two-and-a-half years left on his Old Trafford contract and is likely to demand a “golden goodbye” payment because he hasn’t asked to leave United fans are getting impatient with one claiming this morning “I can see training ground from my bedroom window all the players was shaking a players hand hugs etc and he was small…

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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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Man Utd news: Luis Saha makes bold Jose Mourinho and Sir Alex Ferguson claim

The former forward won back-to-back Premier League titles under the stewardship of Sir Alex Ferguson between 2006 and 2008. But since the Scot retired the Red Devils have struggled to replicate the glory years as Chelsea and Manchester City began to dominate English football. However, current manager Jose Mourinho has come the closest to re-building Man Utd up to full strength. And Saha thinks that he can see some similarities between the current squad and the one he played in under Ferguson. “We have some great players who are on…

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Liverpool news: The real reason why Emre Can will NOT join Juventus this month

The Germany international yesterday denied he already has an agreement in place to join Juventus and hinted he could still commit his future to Liverpool. He is out of contract in the summer and speculation is growing on where his future lies. Can is able to sign a pre-contract agreement with a foreign club in the January transfer window but Jurgen Klopp has admitted he is prepared to wait until the very last minute for the midfielder to sign a new deal at Anfield. With two weeks left until the…

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