Wenger Confirms Sanchez Deal Will Be Completed Today After Personal Meeting

By on July 9, 2014

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed to talkSPORT that a deal for Alexis Sanchez is ‘almost done’ and he expects to wrap up the signing on Wednesday.

Widespread reports over the past 24 hours have suggested that the Chilean attacker has opted to join Arsenal after turning down offers from Liverpool and Juventus.

The players agent is believed to have agreed terms over a four-year deal during formal talks in London on Tuesday after we agreed a fee in the region of £30m with Barcelona.

Some reports in Spain suggest Sanchez is set to undergo his medical today and that ties in with what talkSPORT are reporting, as they claim that Arsene has told them a deal should be sealed on Wednesday:

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has told talkSPORT the club expect to complete the signing of Barcelona forward Alexis Sanchez on Wednesday.

Stan Collymore, who works for talkSPORT, also revealed the news on Twitter last night during the Germany – Brazil game:

The news comes as reports suggest that Sanchez was leaning towards joining Juventus before Arsene Wenger was able to ‘seduce’ the 25-year-old during a face-to-face meeting in Brazil.

It’s understood the boss was able to sway Sanchez into joining Arsenal after telling him he had been following his career for several years and convinced him he will be able to adapt to life in the Premier League.

If true, it just goes to show how valuable Arsene is as he’s proven once again he’s capable of attracting top players to the club. Sanchez is expected to be quickly followed by Mathieu Debuchy who will join for £8m from Newcastle.

Hold on to your hats, it looks like it’s going to be an excited few days Arsenal fans…..


  1. paulibeh

    July 9, 2014 at 10:24 am

    Wenger should get dis guys fast before order clubs change der mind plz

  2. Aveline

    July 9, 2014 at 10:40 am

    Good job AW to land the fire man – Sanchez. Now we need Di Maria on board.

    Its also good to hear that Remy is also coming

  3. Agbesuyi Francis

    July 9, 2014 at 10:49 am

    A.w pls grab him, i cnt wait to c remy too and one rite back. Up gunners

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  5. Ebuka

    July 9, 2014 at 11:28 am

    Wonderful jst get kedirah a cb nd gk.we are gud to go

  6. Jephthah

    July 9, 2014 at 12:33 pm

    Mr Wenger pls be fast i cn’t wait.

  7. Ozil

    July 9, 2014 at 3:08 pm

    Sanchez welcome to Arsenal

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  9. David Motlhabi

    July 9, 2014 at 4:10 pm

    This is good it shows that now the manager can see the importance of signing good players, Sanchez is good we have seen him at Barcelona and the recent world cup games well done Mr Wenger. Maybe Arsenal should think of putting Mr Wenger as the recruitment director. Please do what you did with Sanchez to Khadira as well we need him at the Emirates please he is a vital player we all saw the big role played yesterday in demolishing the hosts. Please Mr Wenger him and Ozil combination is very good.

  10. Dennis Afia

    July 9, 2014 at 5:51 pm

    Kudos 2 arsen 4 confronting super sanchez. I know he is going 2 flourish at d emirate.

  11. Dennis Afia

    July 9, 2014 at 5:59 pm

    Pls wenger, add more classy players so we can have a good season. No stinginss plssssssssssss.

  12. onyebuchi ekeneme

    July 9, 2014 at 8:45 pm

    get is guys for me

  13. onyebuchi ekeneme

    July 9, 2014 at 8:48 pm

    this guys are good

  14. KENNY

    July 10, 2014 at 5:52 am

    wel don for wenger but hurry up

  15. twesigye denis

    July 10, 2014 at 6:36 am

    great players hop to win premier league trophy this season

  16. C. Chris.,

    July 11, 2014 at 6:16 pm

    Thanks to Prof., Arsene Wenger. It a gud and comfortable One up front thank u so much

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