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Real Madrid have opened talks with Alexis Sanchez, according to reports in Spain.
Sanchez is in the final year of his contract and apparently doesn’t want to extend his stay here. He will be fee to enter into contact talks with suitors and then sign a pre-contract agreement as from January.
Manchester City remain interested in the Chilean but could now face serious competition from Madrid for his signature.
According to Spanish publication Don Balon via the Daily Star, Real Madrid chief Fiorentino Perez, believes they are light in attack after letting Morata join Chelsea in the summer and he is desperate to sign Sanchez.
Real Madrid will now join City in the race to sign the Chilean when the transfer window reopens in January
The Spanish giants are confident they can snap up the striker who is desperate to leave the Emirates for a discounted fee in the next transfer window.
It is believed that Sanchez wants to return to La Liga with Real.
Sanchez has always spoken of his desire to compete in the Champions League and Arsenal’s absence in the competition this season has complicated our chances of keeping him.
Sanchez is currently working his way back to full fitness, after being sidelined for the whole of the summer and will be keen to find his best form as soon as possible.