Manchester United are lining up a bid for Barcelona winger Alexis Sanchez.Sport says United boss David Moyes checked out the pacey Chilean at Wembley tonight and will keep tabs on him before making a bid in the new year.

The Premier League champions are said to have a sizeable bank balance and look set to flash the cash, putting the likes of Antonio Valencia and Nani under pressure.

The Chilean has scored seven goals this season from just nine appearances, making him Barcelona's second highest scorer behind Lionel Messi.

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