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Manchester City are reportedly ready to walk away from a deal for Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez and potentially give rivals Manchester United a free run at the player in January.
James Robson of the Manchester Evening News relayed the latest from what is turning into an intriguing transfer saga:
James Robson @JamesRobsonMEN
City are ready to walk away from Sanchez deal – even if it means watching him join #mufc
According to Mark Ogden of ESPN, City are only ready to pay £20 million for the Chile international this month, with his contract set to expire at the end of the current campaign.
Arsenal are said to be demanding a £35 million fee, while agent fees are reportedly set to amount to around £5 million.
This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.
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