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Manchester City cools Alexis Sanchez’s speculations

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has cooled speculation regarding Alexis Sanchez’s January move from Arsenal.

The Chilean international was heavily linked with a move to Pep Guardiola’s managed team in the summer, however, the deal didn’t materialize.

The manager said in his pre match press conference :

“He’s an Arsenal player. His manager had to speak to him.”

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“You know the situation – before the transfer window was open, and now it is closed.”

“He’s an Arsenal player and is so important for them, for his talent that he has, you have to try and control him.”

Arsenal have made it clear that they are willing to let go their star player in the winter transfer window for a cut out price.