Arsenal confident of holding onto Alexis Sanchez thanks to Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain cash
The fee that Arsenal will receive for the midfielder has strengthened their resolve to keep hold of Alexis Sanchez in the face of Manchester City’s interest.
City had a £50m bid for Sanchez rejected on Tuesday evening and negotiations go on.
Sanchez is out of contract next June, but Arsenal feel they are under less pressure to sell the Chile international now they are set to receive a significant financial injection from the sale of Oxlade-Chamberlain.
Manager Arsene Wenger is understood to be confident that Sanchez will remain professional if he does not get the move he wants, and that... read more
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