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Alexis Sanchez skips training amid exit rumours

News Agencies | Updated on: 23 October 2018, 12:56 IST

Manchester United forward Alexis Sanchez skipped club's training session on Monday at a time when there are speculations of him leaving the club.

Alexis is unhappy with club manager Jose Mourinho and his agent is on standby to talk to interested clubs if they come calling during the transfer window, goal.com reported.

The training was held ahead of Tuesday's Champions League clash with Juventus. As the club prepares for the crucial game in their campaign, Jesse Lingard, Diogo Dalot and Marouane Fellaini also gave a miss to the training.

The Chile international has struggled for form this season, scoring a single goal in his seven Premier League appearances. He has played 90 minutes just once this season, while he featured for just five minutes in Saturday's 2-2 stalemate against Chelsea.

He was signed from Arsenal in January in a swap deal that saw Henrikh Mkhitaryan join the Gunners. Alexis has made 26 appearances for the Red Devils. With Mourinho has using him sparingly, he has scored just four goals and provided six assists.


First published: 23 October 2018, 12:56 IST