Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United emerges as target for Spanish side Atletico Madrid

Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United emerges as target for Spanish side Atletico Madrid

- Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United is now being targeted by Atletico Madrid

- The Chilean football star could be on his way to Spain before the start of next season

- Sanchez has been struggling for form since he made a move to United from Arsenal

Manchester United flop Alexis Sanchez has reportedly emerged as summer transfer target for Spanish side Atletico Madrid.

Diego Simeone who is the handler of the Spanish side is said to be interested in signing the Chilean and will make a move for him according to report on UK Sun.

The report added that Sanchez has had contact from Atletico over a potential summer switch that would include meeting his current £500,000-a-week wages at Old Trafford.

Initially, Inter Milan and Juventus are the two clubs reported to be interested in signing Sanchez before the emergence of Atletico Madrid.

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Since Alexis Sanchez's move to Manchester United from Arsenal, he has not been having it rosy scoring just five goals in 45 appearances in all competitions for the Red Devils.

Sanchez had two major injury spells last season before returning for the last five games, but missed United's last game of the season.

And should Alexis Sanchez make a move to Atletico Madrid, then the best of him is expected to be shaped out by Simeone who is known for helping under performing players.

Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Alexis Sanchez smiled to his bankers after pocketing £75,000 bonus for making a single touch during his 16-minute stay on the pitch during the Manchester derby.

According to the report, United fans are asking the club to do away with the Chilean forward, no thanks to his poor show all through this season.

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