Alexis Sanchez: Manchester United transfer highlights Aston Villa problems - Steve Bruce
Sanchez, 29, is on the brink of sealing a sealing a mega-money switch to Manchester United from bitter rivals Arsenal.
Villa, meanwhile, are unable to splash the cash due to Financial Fair Play restrictions.
Villans boss Bruce is looking in the loan barrel to strengthen his squad for their Championship promotion charge.
He has been open with fans about the lack of money the club has to spend and is aware of the sort of markets they can operate in.
Bruce told the Birmingham Mail: “With supporters, the one thing you can’t give them is any flannel, especially here.
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