It's reported Alexis Sanchez has rejected Manchester City. “If I don't join Barcelona, then I'm staying at Udinese.”
The Chilean international is at the centre of a transfer tug-of-war between the Nou Camp and Eastlands this summer.
So far neither side has been able to hit the €50m price-tag, but Spanish newspapers feel there can only be one winner.
“If I don't join Barcelona, then I'm staying at Udinese,” Sanchez told his agent, according to El Mundo Deportivo sources.
It has already been suggested numerous times in Italy, Spain and Chile that El Nino Maravilla has a clear preference for Barça.