Sanchez earns a reported £500,000-a-week and has scored simply 5 objectives in 45 appearances since his disastrous transfer in January 2018
Patrice Evra has recommended cash was the motivation behind Alexis Sanchez shifting to Manchester United as a substitute of going to Manchester Metropolis.
The participant swapped Arsenal for United in January 2018 and is on a reported £500,000-a-week.
Nonetheless, he has netted simply as soon as in 20 Premier League appearances this time period and limped off with anther damage within the 1-1 draw in opposition to relegated Huddersfield within the penultimate recreation of the season.
In complete, the Chilean has scored simply 5 objectives in 45 appearances during the last 16 months.
Chatting with Gary Neville in an interview for Sky Sports, former United left-back Evra stated it’s possible he was tempted by the wage slip on supply.
“Some gamers solely come for the cash, I’m not afraid to say that,” Evra stated.
“I have nothing against him, but Sanchez, when I saw the deal, that’s when I thought the Manchester United history just went down. He had Manchester City, they were offering less money but he was going to play a better football than United – I’m sorry about that, but City play better football. Guardiola will also improve him.
“Don’t tell me he loved Manchester United when he was a kid.
“It’s both the cash or he needed to be the primary, take the no.7 shirt and be the star.”
United chiefs are reportedly prepared to offer Sanchez, who has three years left on his bumper deal, a £13million pay-off to leave the club.