The Chile worldwide entered the final six months of his Arsenal contract at the start of January and had been expected to move to City, with Sanchez said to be keen to join up with Pep Guardiola once again.
"I think there is confidence on the red side of Manchester that they have the fee that Arsenal are looking for and they maybe have a player in Henrikh Mkhitaryan that might certainly catch Arsene Wenger's eye".
Jose Mourinho labelled him a "phenomenal player" at his press conference later that day but both the United boss and Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola were tight-lipped about a potential move for the forward.
But despite United's apparent eleventh-hour move for Sanchez, sources have told ESPN FC that the club has been quietly attempting to beat City to the player since last August. United boss Jose Mourinho - as of recent - has been plotting to intercept the Sanchez move, as the issue of whether he signs in January or in the summer is yet to be determined. Guardiola's team are more comfortable with the player completing his left 6-months contract at the Emirates to get him for free.
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Asked if a resolution was imminent, Wenger added: "Yes, but don't read too much into it because even I don't know what way it will go".
Speaking on BT Sport on Saturday, Ferdinand said that Sanchez would be better off joining City than his former employers.
He says he feels sorry for Arsenal fans who will have to soon watch Sanchez play for one of their rivals.