- May 22, 2017
That’s not true, he wasn’t available on a free. If either Utd or City bought him at the time of the swap a fee would have been due - he still had 6 months of his contract left.Sanchez was available on a free, so the fact that the club got a player for him was good business.
However it just so happens that both players have been crap for their respective clubs. That swap deal was a waste of everybody's time (apart from the agents).
Still an appalling deal all round.