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Sunday June 19 2011
Report: Sanchez to Barca for €39m

Spanish newspapers claim Udinese star Alexis Sanchez will complete a €39m transfer to Barcelona on Monday.

According to ‘Sport,' the Blaugrana increased the pressure on Sanchez after seeing their offer for Giuseppe Rossi rejected by Villarreal.

They have upped the price to €39m and it's even suggested the Chile national team has given Sanchez time off from Copa America training to fly in to Barcelona on Monday for his signature.

It would mean Barça beat Manchester City in the race to sign El Nino Maravilla, who was also of interest to Manchester United, Inter and Juventus.

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