Jose Mourinho has confirmed that Alexis Sanchez is included in his squad for Manchester United‘s trip to face Yeovil Town in the FA Cup.
TheRed Devils announced that they had completed the signing of Sanchez on Monday evening in a deal which saw Henrikh Mkhitaryan head in the opposite direction to Arsenal.
Sanchezwas pictured in United’s kit during his unveiling but the Chilean forward is yet to be seen with his new team-mates at the club’s training base in Carrington.
However, it appears the ex-Arsenal man could be in line to make his debut when United travel to Huish Park. Asked whether the attacker will be in his squad to face Yeovil on Friday night, Mourinho replied: ‘Yeah.’ Jose Mourinho has confirmed Alexis Sanchez is in his squad to face Yeovil Mourinho is confident Sanchez has the world-class qualities to be a hit at Old Trafford. ‘You know, because he’s in England for quite a long time, I think everybody knows the player he is,’ the Portuguese said. ‘I think everybody knows what he did at Arsenal
‘I try not to speak what he did before in Spain and Italy but in the Premier League he has shown the quality he has. ‘We got one of the best attacking players in the world and he’s very important for us because we ant the best possible players.’