17 Jun '11, 4am

Barcelona and Manchester United amongst five clubs tussling for Chilean sensation Alexis Sanchez

Barcelona and Manchester United amongst five clubs tussling for Chilean sensation Alexis Sanchez

FIVE clubs are duking it out to sign Chilean sensation Alexis Sanchez (above, in red), according to Udinese. Barcelona, Inter Milan, Juventus and both Manchester clubs, United and City, have all made offers for the highly-rated 22-year-old winger. The battle for Sanchez's signature has intensified over the past few days, with Udinese looking to cash in on their player. The Serie A side's transfer consultant Stefano Antonelli has confirmed with Sky Italia that the club are now studying the offers, although Sanchez will have the final say about his eventual destination. More in The New Paper today (June 17). Sanchez, who joined Udinese from Chilean side Cobreola in 2006, shone at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa with his silky skills and pacy displays. He became Chile's youngest international when he earned his first cap in 2006 at the age of 17 years, four months and eigh...

Full article: http://www.tnp.sg/content/five-way-tussle-sanchez

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