Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is planning a major title push this season and the boss is aware of the need to bring in only the best to achieve his target.
Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola is keen to work again with Arsenal superstar Alexis Sanchez. The master tactician confirmed he will be moving to the premier league in the summer when his contract with German Champions Bayern Munich expires in the summer.
Goal.com understands that the Spaniard is close to reaching an agreement with the Arsenal rivals Manchester city and the coach has already put forward a list of targets. Big names like Lionel Messi and Paul Pogba have frequently been mentioned by different reports, Sanchez is now also believed to be a player on Guardiola’s wishlist.
The news get even worse for the Gunners, According to Don Balon , Sanchez could also be keen on a reunion with Guardiola, whom he played under at Barcelona.
Sanchez, 27, who currently recovering from a hamstring injury, is irreplaceable and indispensable in the current Arsenal squad and has been in imperious form for the Gunners since his £35 million from Barcelona in 2014.
It was Guardiola who pushed for a deal to bring Sanchez from Udinese to Barcelona in 2011, Arsenal manager and fans alike would be hoping the Spanish tactician is unable to sign the Chilean twice in the space of just five years.