Alexis Sanchez | manc_lass13 and VivaObertan travel to Carrington and miss Sanchez

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    Paz Anthony Martial slept with my girlfriend Scouse Lover

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    Lots of rumours that Man City want him this month (rather than the summer).

    Arsenal want £35m for him.
    Man City want to spend £20m on him.



    http://metro.co.uk/2018/01/07/manch...ansfer-deal-desperate-alexis-sanchez-7211349/
    https://www.express.co.uk/sport/football/901168/Arsenal-Alexis-Sanchez-Man-City-January-window
    https://www.thesun.co.uk/sport/foot...ola-arsenal-alexis-sanchez-manchester-city-2/
    http://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/transfer-news/manchester-city-set-offer-25m-11810625


    Why aren't we even trying for him btw?!
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    2 Girls 1 Midfield Incestuous Modern Woman (Dumper!)

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    Got excited for a second.
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    dove Full Member

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    Cause all we need is another player in Martial/Rashford position...
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    Paz Anthony Martial slept with my girlfriend Scouse Lover

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    Can't he be a AMR / ST?
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    United Pro Full Member

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    Because perhaps we know that Sanchez wants City and not us.
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    DannyCAFC Full Member

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    I'm guessing because he doesn't want to join United.
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    ti vu Full Member

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    @Paz

    This has been explained hundred times and discussed to death. Alexis would take the role of Martial, Rashford as second forward. He's not longer just a support player but a main man looking to be supplied. We're having hard time to get supply for Martial, Lukaku... Alexis may improve us but I don't see that much improvement since the root cause of problem lies with the supply. And with not much return, you're having problem with develop your future stars in Martial & Rashford. It's not exactly cheap either if you don't have a free run for his signature. Question for you is whether it's worth it this short term little gain?
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    breakout67 Full Member

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    This

    Mourinho wanted Perisic to fill a specific role in the team. Stretch the pitch, run behind fullbacks, cross the ball. Just getting good players in the team doesnt make a good team; you need players with the right qualities in the right positions.
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    SuperiorXI Full Member

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    Is it possible for us to get involved in some way to ramp the price up? He would strengthen them even further and I hope we're not just stood around with our dicks in our hands.

    30m in this climate for a player like Sanchez is a fecking mega bargain.
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    sincher "I will cry if Rooney leaves"

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    What if I have my dick in my hand right now?
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    Adisa Full Member

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    He's not a winger.
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    ti vu Full Member

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    Then you would bin Lukaku? What is AMR? Alexis is no longer a winger. His workrate overall has significantly decrease. Playing as winger is considered as out of position for him now with all the development to become the player he is today.
    It may work but it may backfire big time and we have headline: " United got snubbed; City won again..." Alexis few months away being a free agent, it's not easy to hike the price; let alone save face if you get caught posturing. Seriously doesn't look worth the hassle.
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    Rozay Not good at posting fixture lists

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    We all know City will eventually pay the £35m anyway. If it’s a matter of price, it will obviously be done.
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    mike bird New Member

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    Alexis is after the money at this point of his career. He will go where they offer him the most. Apparently City are the ones who can pay him mega money. He will also meet his former boss, even if they had their issues in the past.
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    septic Full Member

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    £35m for Sánchez is a bargain anyway, ignoring the contract. City will pay it, especially with Jesus’ injury.
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    Acole9 Outstanding

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    Absolute steal at that price, we should make a bid to drive the price up and not allow City to get him so cheap.
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    Don _ Conte New Member

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    What a signing he is going too be for 35m max and a team that by a clear distance is already the best in the league :nono:
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    Thisistheone Full Member

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    City just go from strength to strength. And at only £35m to boot.

    Annoying.
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    Don _ Conte New Member

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    And to think at the end of the season they will have Mendy back in to replace Delph too.
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    Thisistheone Full Member

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    Yeah, plus a brand new DM - Weigl perhaps - and a new CB for depth and who knows who else.

    feckers.
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    Sassy Colin Death or the gladioli! Scouse Lover

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    Where is he going to play for City?
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    It would only have the effect of driving the price up if the player had any interest in potentially joining us.

    Only a matter of time till he's a City player.
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    Nate Dogg Don't Make Me Angry

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    If Sanchez joins city we should make a cheeky bid for Aguero.
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    Sassy Colin Death or the gladioli! Scouse Lover

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    So he's not going to play every week then?
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    minoo-utd Full Member Scouse Lover

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    Why we don't try to get him?
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    Ballache Full Member

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    Probably not
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    Ballache Full Member

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    Because he probably already has an agreement with City.
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    Because he doesn't want to join us.
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    Ikon Full Member

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    What would be the point of that..?
    Its a transfer that would never happen, and we'd just look stupid to be "snubbed"...:houllier:
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    As good as he is we already have Martial and Rashford vying for that LW position, I'd much rather an an out and out winger like Mahrez for RW as imo that'd help us a lot more at the moment.
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    Sparky Rhiwabon Full Member

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    Why not? Pep doesn't seem to trust Aguero fully, not his sort of player and Jesus is not ready yet.
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    Roeindo New Member

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    So quadruple in the bag for him then.

    He preferred City than us, that shows how much United has fallen though
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    Ainu Full Member

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    It shows how far City have come more than anything.
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    Judas Open to offers

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    The sooner this most obvious transfer happens, so I can stop reading people on here asking daft questions like "why don't we try and sign him?!" the better.
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    Jaybomb Full Member Scouse Lover

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    Well According to the papers, we get “snubbed” every week. Even by players we havent even been in for :lol:

    But yeah, Aguero would never make the switch. Hazard would even be more likely, I think.
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    MikeUpNorth Wobbles like a massive pair of tits

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    It is pretty impressive what City are doing. Flying high and looking to improve further.
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    haram Full Member

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    They would never sell him to us. They’re not idiots.
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    bond19821982 Full Member

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    Where will he play though? Sane and Sterling are red hot and Aguero is Aguero - one of the finest.

    And you got Silva 2 in bench.
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    United Pro Full Member

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    Probably various positions, as he can play up front as well as on either wing. With Jesus out for a few months, up front (alternating with or alongside) Aguero is probably the best guess initially.