Sanchez to City was 'not very close', says Wenger

Alexis Sanchez was "not very close" to joining Manchester City and will be committed to Arsenal, according to manager Arsene Wenger.

Sanchez, 28, was expected to make the move to City during the transfer window, but no deal was agreed despite a reported £60million bid.

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