ARSENE WENGER is preparing to axe Alexis Sanchez from the Arsenal squad to face Bournemouth today.
Sanchez, 29, was a substitute for the Carabao Cup semi-final first leg against Chelsea last Wednesday.
Getty Images – Getty Alexis Sanchez is set to be dropped for Arsenal's game with Bournemouth
But Wenger is ready to leave Sanchez out today as his move to Manchester City inches closer.
It will be a massive call by Wenger if he goes through with the decision, but it will also give the clearest indication yet that his transfer is imminent.
PAY DAY Alexis Sanchez will earn £60k-a-week more at Man Utd if he chooses them over City this month
Reuters Arsene Wenger looks set to lose Alexis Sanchez to Manchester City
The Chile forward has made it clear he wants out of Arsenal this month and the money men at the Emirates are rest to do business.
Arsenal want £35million for the forward, but City are only willing to pay £20m.
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