Artigo

Alexis Sanchez hints visa issue sorted as United States trip beckons

19 Julho 2018 15:54

Alexis Sanchez finally looks set to join up with his Manchester United team-mates on their tour of the United States after hinting a visa issue denying him entry has been resolved.

Sanchez was unable to fly out to the USA with United when they initially left for their pre-season trip, with the club acknowledging a "personal administrative issue" prevented his travel.

It became apparent the problem related to not being granted a visa as a result of accepting a 16-month suspended jail sentence in Spain earlier in 2018 for tax fraud.

Manager Jose Mourinho said in a news conference on Thursday that Sanchez was "very sad" about the situation which was "not good for him or me", with the Portuguese coach suggesting United's pre-season has got off to a poor start.

But, Mourinho looks set to be handed a boost in the shape of Sanchez.

The Chile international posted on his official Instagram story a photo of himself and his personal trainer at United's Carrington training base, with the caption saying: "The last training in Manchester. Soon [USA]".

United play Liga MX side Club America in their first pre-season game in Glendale, Arizona on Friday, though that match is likely to come too soon for Sanchez.

Últimas notícias

19 Outubro 2018

 09:21
 09:00
 09:00
 08:55
 08:34
 07:46
 06:08
 05:57
 05:33
 05:14
 05:13
 04:44
 03:00
 03:00
 02:40
 01:47
 01:08
 00:27
 00:18
 00:18

18 Outubro 2018

 23:52
 23:45
 23:05
 22:29
 22:09
 21:57
 21:31
 21:19
 20:50
 20:03
 20:00
 19:49
 19:37
 19:33
 19:23
 19:05
 19:04
 18:18
 18:05
 17:43
 16:33
 16:27
 16:19
 16:10
 16:08
 15:53
 15:50
 15:03
 14:52
 14:06
 13:54
 13:00
 12:47
 12:37
 12:19
 12:02
 11:28
 11:14
 10:43
 09:56
 09:32
 09:23
 09:11
 09:00
 08:00
 07:39
 07:27
 06:23
 06:15
 05:07