Wantaway Arsenal attacker Alexis Sanchez has rejected a £21 million salary in China as he holds out for a January bid from Manchester City, The Sun has claimed.
The forward was denied a deadline day transfer from Arsenal to Man City this summer when his current club failed to find a replacement.
Hebei China Fortune had hoped a £400,000 per week pay packet could lure Alexis away from the Premier League but failed in their pursuit of the Chilean.
As many as 10 first-team players could be on the way out at Arsenal, reports the Daily Mail .
With new head of recruitment Sven Mislintat installed, the club have already started putting together a plan for a massive overhaul, with Mainz’s Abdou Diallo and Wolfsburg’s Ohis Felix Uduokhai among the players already being mentioned as potential targets.
Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez and Per Mertesacker are among those who will likely be leaving the London side.
Jose Mourinho is ready to offload Henrikh Mkhitaryan in the summer as he looks to make room for Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil, reports The Daily Mirror .
The Armenia international has fallen out of favour at Old Trafford and hasn’t featured for Jose Mourinho’s side since November.
And the Manchester United boss is now ready to cash in on the former Dortmund star and replace him with Ozil, whose contract with the Gunners expires in 2018.