Pep Guardiola has targeted five strikers at Man City but Alexis Sanchez effort falls short
Pep Guardiola identified the need for a world-class striker even before officially taking over at Manchester City.
By early afternoon on transfer deadline day he was confident he’d secured on in the form of Alexis Sanchez.
But the dramatic collapse of the Chilean’s £55m move from Arsenal means Guardiola ends a second successive summer without the lethal finisher he believes is vital to City’s Premier League title hopes.
With Sergio Aguero and Gabriel Jesus at his disposal there is still ample firepower in his squad.
But it is a measure of his determination to land Sanchez that chief... read more
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