Arsenal have joined the battle for Barcelona attacker Alexis Sanchez.

The Daily Star says the Gunners have joined Liverpool, Manchester United and Juventus in the race for Barcelona ace Alexis.

Reports from Chile suggest the player is fed up with playing second-fiddle to Argentine star Lionel Messi, and wants to quit La Liga, with a move to the Premier League his preferred option.

Liverpool and Manchester United are currently leading the charge of English clubs, but Arsenal could be set to gatecrash the market by declaring their interest in the 25-year-old.

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