The transfer tug of war for Alexis Sanchez took a dramatic twist with Manchester United tabling cash and Henrikh Mkhitaryan. Though it appears Aresnal are demanding another player.

Enter Anthony Martial.

United reportedly bid £25 million while offering their Armenian winger for Sanchez, with Manchester City also very keen on snapping up the Chilean ace in January.

Jose Mourinho not only offered more money than City but also a player in Mkhitaryan. While City are prepared to walk away from the deal if their initial bid isn't accepted.

Mkhitaryan in action for United. Image: PA

And it seems United's offer has intrigued Arsene Wenger who now wants another player in exchange.

According to reports via Metro, Arsenal reportedly want Martial instead of Mkhitaryan in any potential deal for Sanchez.

Though the likelihood of United selling the French youngster is slim, and fans agree. Here's how the Old Trafford faithfuls reacted:

However, Arsenal are on board with Martial at the Emirates:

Martial for Sanchez? What's your take? Let us know.

Nasir Jabbar

Nasir Jabbar is a journalist at SPORTbible. He graduated from Bath Spa University with a BA in Media Communications. He's a combat sport aficionado, and has contributed to MMA websites AddictedMMA and CagePotato. Nasir has covered some of the biggest fights, while interviewing the likes of Conor McGregor, Michael Bisping and Anthony Joshua. He's also an avid Bristol City fan.

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