The Ivorian, who left the Welsh club inside a £28m deal two-and-a-half years back, isn’t with City on their own preseason tour towards the U . s . States after working last season on loan at Stoke City.
The 28-year-old states he really wants to participate in the Champions League but Arsenal didn’t entitled to the competition for only finishing fifth within the Premier League season.
La — Manchester City continue to be hopeful of signing Alexis Sanchez, but might have to switch their top attacking target if Arsenal maintain their position that he’s not for purchase.
City are among several clubs thinking about Monaco’s highly-rated teen Kylian Mbappe but sources say an offer is not likely to occur this summer time.
report within the Independent also claims that he’s even ready to have a lower salary than he’s been provided by potential suitors PSG, Bayern Munich and Juventus.
Guardiola really wants to add yet another forward and it has made Sanchez his priority target we have spent with him in the Nou Camp to see how effective he has developed in the Premier League.
Meanwhile, striker Wilfried Bony might be heading from the club with Swansea City near to re-signing their former player.
An offer relies upon the way forward for Swansea striker Fernando Llorente, that has been associated with moving to Chelsea, based on sources.
Gunners boss Arsene Wenger has reiterated his stance the Chilean striker will stay in the club among speculation that Paris Saint-Germain wish to sign him. Sanchez only has twelve months remaining on his Arsenal contract but Wenger insists he won’t be offered regardless of the danger he could leave free of charge in the finish of pick up.
Sources have told FC he would like moving towards the Etihad Stadium and also the chance to utilize his former Barcelona boss Pep Guardiola.
His capability to play anywhere over the forward line and behind a striker is a big asset and also the City boss is decided to have ample competition for places.