Apparently going towards the Old Trafford “Entrance” door (possibly an Owen replacement?) is Chilean winger Alexis Sanchez, with United manager Sir Alex Ferguson stating his desire to sign the youngster.
“We have looked at Sanchez and he has impressed us, as have other players,” said Ferguson.
“He has had very good games and is an interesting project.
“We have gathered some background, as with other footballers at his level, but nothing more than this – for the moment.”
His pace and tricky dribbling were there to be seen during the World Cup, and if this form should continue, United fans will be thinking “Cristiano who?”…