That is the opinion of Sky Sports pundit and previous Arsenal striker Charlie Nicholas.
Manchester United are actually the frontrunners to signal contract-rebel Alexis Sanchez this month.
Manchester City had been favourites to whole a deal however don’t seem to be ready to be offering greater than £20million for the Chile global.
Nicholas nonetheless believes Sanchez would favor a transfer to City, regardless of United providing a better salary than their competitors.
Nicholas himself would reasonably he joined City as United are nearer to Arsenal within the Premier League desk.
“I think his first choice or preferred choice would be to sit tight and do the deal with Manchester City,” he mentioned.
“I believe preferably along with his form of taste, he would need to move and play beneath Pep (Guardiola) once more.
“The drawback is, in some way it is helping Arsenal. You know my emotions on it, I might promote him anyway simply to transfer him on, you might have to admit you’re going to lose them anyway and get some cash for it.
“My choice then could be that Man City are pressured to are available and spend the cash as a result of Manchester City isn’t a rival.
“Arsenal’s were given a greater probability of being a rival to Manchester United than to Man City, as a result of they’re away and long past.
“So that might be my most well-liked selection on it. But the participant is in regulate, the participant can take a seat tight.”