Arsenal are ready to launch a €40 million bid for Barcelona forward Alexis Sanchez. The Chilean star seems to be Arsene Wenger number 1 target this summer.
Arsene Wenger’s side are keen to sign the FC Barcelona forward , who shined at World Cup with his national team , Chile. He also had a great season with Barcelona , scoring 21 goals in the entire season, but at the end of season he got less playing minutes.
Sanchez good performance this season has attracted the interest of many other major clubs in Europe like Liverpool , Juventus or Manchester United.
The last season, Arsenal has suffered the lack of quality up in front , so they are keen to sing a top quality centre forward this summer. Alexis Sanchez usually plays on the Wing or as a Second Striker, and Arsene Wenger admits that with his attributes [Sanchez] may adapt well as a Centre Forward.
Sanchez joined Barcelona at summer 2011 for a transfer fee of €26 million from Udinese. During his 3 seasons at Catalonia he scored 47 goals in 141 appearances.