Date: 3rd January 2017 at 9:10pm
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will offer a staggering £22 million-a-year for if he decides not to sign a new contract at the , according to Sport.

The Spanish newspaper are reporting that the Chinese club, managed by Sanchez’s fellow countryman and former boss Manuel Pellegrini, could outbid the Gunners by a huge margin.

Sport say that are prepared to go as far as £11 million-a-season (or £211,000-a-week) to keep the 28-year-old, but if the Chilean international’s future is decided purely on financial terms then a move to China would look inevitable.

However, has stated he is hopeful that Sanchez will consider his footballing future rather than merely seeing the riches of the .

The fact that the Gunners can only pay half will be something that will concern Arsenal fans the longer it takes for Sanchez to sign a new deal.