The Blues have reportedly made the Chile international their No 1 target should they lose Eden Hazard to Real Madrid.
Alexis Sanchez will enter final year of Arsenal contract this summer
City have a history of poaching players from Arsenal, having recruited the likes of Samir Nasri, Emmanuel Adebayor, Bacary Sagna and Gael Clichy in the past.
Manchester City favourites to beat Chelsea to Alexis Sanchez signing Top five Arsenal signings to replace Alexis Sanchez Thu, April 6, 2017
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A Paddy Power spokesman said: "It’s looking increasingly like Al-exit for Sanchez.
"Much of the speculation previously had been around him heading to Chelsea.
"But, now, it looks like he might instead head up the Arsenal highway to Manchester City – which often results in silverware."
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