Xavi vetoes Barcelona move for Alexis Sanchez-ZellaNews


Barcelona have reportedly determined to not re-sign former ahead Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona after Xavi Hernandez vetoed the move.

According to a report from Fichajes, Xavi Hernandez has determined to not add former teammate and present Inter Milan attacker Alexis Sanchez to his Barcelona squad within the upcoming January switch window.

Sanchez first signed for Barcelona in the summertime of 2011, arriving from Serie A facet Udinese and spent three reasonably profitable seasons at Camp Nou. However, the Chilean worldwide left the membership in 2014 searching for extra common first-team alternatives, becoming a member of Arsenal within the course of.

Alexis had an pleasing stint on the Emirates Stadium as he established himself as among the finest attackers within the Premier League. However, an ill-advised move to Manchester United adopted in January 2018, which proved to be a serious dud earlier than he made his approach to Inter Milan in 2019.

Heading into the January switch window, rumours of a return to Barcelona have been swirling round over the previous week. The Catalans are in determined want of latest forwards after having suffered a spate of accidents within the attacking division, whereas Sergio Aguero has additionally retired from the sport in unlucky circumstances.

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While a number of attackers have been linked with a move to Camp Nou, Sanchez additionally emerged as a possible goal for the Blaugrana. In truth, reviews even went so far as indicating that the Catalans have been in superior talks to re-sign the Chilean worldwide on mortgage from Inter Milan, who in flip would take Luuk de Jong on a brief deal till the top of the season.

It was believed that each one events concerned have been in settlement over a move, together with De Jong’s guardian membership, Sevilla. However, a move is not going to be materialising now, as Barcelona supervisor Xavi Hernandez didn’t approve the switch.

The report claims that the 41-year-old believes that Sanchez is performing effectively under his finest and wouldn’t add a lot worth to the group. In addition to that, the previous Arsenal famous person’s wages have been additionally a stumbling block. As a consequence, Xavi determined to name off the pursuit of the Chilean attacker.

Instead, the supervisor has his sights firmly set on Manchester City’s Ferran Torres, whereas reviews of an impending move for Edinson Cavani are additionally selecting up velocity.

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