Alexis Sanchez reveals which player convinced him to leave Man United

first_img BIG PRESENTS UP TOP Alexis Sanchez has revealed Romelu Lukaku’s words of wisdom persuaded him to leave Manchester United and link up with him at Inter Milan.Sanchez, who endured a miserable 19-month spell at Old Trafford, left the Red Devils over the summer to join the Serie A giants on a season-long loan deal. Instagram / @inter appointed targets Getty Images – Getty Man United transfer news live: £17m bid for Barca wonderkid, English starlet linked 2 Lukaku has scored in both of his first two matches for Inter What every Premier League club’s fans dream of this Christmas Top scorer in 2019: Messi, Mbappe and Sterling trailing Europe’s top marksman 2 rookie error deals stalemate Strugglers Wigan hold Blackburn to goalless draw in Championship Spurs investigation into alleged racial abuse of Rudiger is so far ‘inconclusive’ center_img Alexis Sanchez completed his season-long loan switch to Inter last week update latest “You can see that he is happy to be at Inter and he always wants to win. He convinced me to come to Inter.”He added: “Inter is a great team. When I was at Udinese, the Nerazzurri won the treble and at that time for me they were the biggest team in Italy.“Playing against them was very difficult. I am very happy to be back in Serie A. I am here to win something.“The team is very much united and this is important if you want to win. LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS Steve Round reveals how Mikel Arteta convinced him to join Arsenal staff Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti Liverpool transfer news live: Star man wanted by Real Madrid, Mbappe latest and more Ian Holloway thinks Arsenal have made a mistake in hiring Mikel Arteta statement Adrian Durham says Man United are making a huge mistake letting Alexis Sanchez leave“The fans have not seen the team win anything for many years so there is great hunger to win.”On whether he regretted leaving United, Sanchez added: “It was not the right time to go there [to United], but I do not regret it.“United is focusing on young players, they want to grow to and back like they were in the times of Sir Alex Ferguson.” Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 1:12Loaded: 13.76%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -1:12 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreen Chelsea fan arrested for allegedly racially abusing Heung-min Son The move came after Lukaku, who he played alongside at United, signed for Antonio Conte’s men in a £72m deal.And speaking to Sky Sport Italia, the Chile international discussed the role the Belgian striker played in his move to Italy.“Romelu is a very good player,” said Sanchez. “He is my friend and we talk every day. on target last_img read more