ST ALBANS, ENGLAND – AUGUST 02: Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on August 2, 2017 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)
Barely a week after Sanchez’s representatives met with Paris Saint-Germain officials, Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi given an update on the transfer..
According to Nasser Al-Khelaifi, he will speak directly to Arsene Wenger should the French club wish to sign Alexis Sanchez this summer.
The Ligue 1 giants sealed a world record move for Barcelona forward Neymar on Thursday and they will likely need to sell before bringing in any new faces.
‘If I want Alexis Sanchez I’m going to talk to Arsene Wenger,’ Al-Khelaifi told Sky Sports.
‘We have respect for Arsenal [and have] excellent relations.’
Neymar is unveiled alongside Paris Saint Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi during a press conference at the Parc des Princes, following his world record breaking £200million transfer from FC Barcelona to Paris Saint Germain. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday August 4, 2017. Photo credit should read: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Sanchez, 28, has less than a year to run on his existing deal at the Emirates and is believed to be keen on leaving the Gunners.
Arsene Wenger, though, remains adamant that Sanchez will not be sold this summer.