Alexis Sanchez put through his paces on return to training (photos)

Alexis Sanchez put through his paces on return to training (photos)

- Sanchez was sent to train alone by Arsene Wenger on his return to the club

- Man City are closing in on his signature after he rejected a contract offer

- The attacker was given extra days off after he came down with a bout of flu

Alexis Sanchez trained alone hours after touching down in London on his return to the club.

The Chilean got to London on Monday night after his extended break due to the bout of flu he contacted over the weekend which delayed his return to England.

The 28-year-old trained on his own with Arsenal fitness coach Barry Solan as he is being linked with big money move to Manchester City.

Alexis Sanchez put through his paces on return to training (photos)

The Chilean trained alone on his return. Photo: Arsenal.com

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NAIJ.com had reported that the player was ready to hand in a transfer request if Arsene Wenger blocks a move to the Etihad stadium.

Alexis Sanchez put through his paces on return to training (photos)

Manchester City are interested in the player. Photo: Arsenal.com

Sanchez might not be available for the Community Shield against Chelsea at Wembley on Sunday.

Alexis Sanchez put through his paces on return to training (photos)

The player however looked happy at the club. Photo: Arsenal.com

The Gunners star also faces a race against time to prove his fitness for the opening Premier League game against Leicester on Friday August 11.

Alexis Sanchez put through his paces on return to training (photos)

Alexis Sanchez put through his paces by Solan. Photo: Arsenal.com

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Alexis Sanchez put through his paces on return to training (photos)

Arsene Wenger might not be able to call on his player's services soon. Photo: Arsenal.com

The forward has made it clear that he wants to play in the Champions League and Arsenal have offered him a £300,000 a week deal.

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Source: Sports.naija.ng

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