Nobody could have foreseen it to be this bad, but genuinely believe Alexis Sanchez to United is the worst transfer of all time.— Alex Shaw (@AlexShawESPN) May 5, 2019
Presumably brought in by the Portuguese manager to provide experience to an inexperienced frontline and to replace Zlatan Ibrahimovic's world class finishing ability, the Chilean has been abysmal, his body not adhering to the high-tempo English game anymore.
A number of first-team players are running out of time at United, and after ending the Premier League season in a disappointing sixth position, the club needs to look elsewhere.
The former Arsenal superstar could depart on loan to either of Juventus or Inter Milan with a buyout clause attached on the loan during the summer. However, United could be forced to pay half of the wages, i.e,
The pace of English football is too much for the former Gunner, and a switch to the slower Serie A could help boost his flagging reputation.