Inter Milan boss Antonio Conte has defined that the ‘situations’ round Alexis Sanchez’s switch from Manchester United made the transfer a no brainer.
The Serie A membership have confirmed Sanchez as their subsequent everlasting signing at this time (Thursday) after United supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirmed the Chilean was leaving. He has signed a contract till June 2023 on the San Siro.
Sanchez joins fellow ex-United gamers Romelu Lukaku and Ashley Younger at Inter, who booked their spot within the Europa League quarter-finals with a 2-Zero win over Getafe on Wednesday night time.
And after United did the identical by finishing a 7-1 combination win over LASK, Solskjaer was requested about Sanchez. He mentioned: “Alexis loved his time there, they preferred him, so after all that is a great transfer for him, want him all one of the best, he is a high participant, you need to see gamers carry out.”
Conte, too, was requested about Sanchez in his post-match interview and detailed why the transfer made a lot sense for the Nerazzurri.
“I feel the Sanchez switch is an excellent transfer by the membership,” Conte advised Sky Italia. “Contemplating the situations during which we managed to get Alexis, it was a extremely good switch.
“The membership deserve credit score as a result of he got here on the worst second of his profession. He arrived after two tough years when he was actually struggling at United after which received injured with us.
“We took the time to get him again on observe, so it’s only proper for Inter to take pleasure in it and reap the rewards of that effort.”
Sanchez got here on as a late substitute in Inter’s one-off final 16 tie versus Getafe, with the objectives coming from Lukaku and former Tottenham playmaker Christian Eriksen. They may face United within the Europa League closing.
Solskjaer’s males tackle FC Copenhagen within the quarter-finals whereas Inter will face both Bayer Leverkusen or Rangers. all