But now a tweet from Gianluca Di Marzio has sent the social media into a frenzy.
Just minutes ago the Sky Sports Italy journalist reported that Manchester United have been in contact with Arsenal for a potential transfer of Alexis Sanchez.
Di Marzio wrote: …#United in contact for #Sanchez in the last hours @SkySport @SkySportNewsHD
— Gianluca Di Marzio (@DiMarzio) January 11, 2018
Are Manchester United really interested in Alexis Sanchez or is Wenger trying to squeeze some extra cash out of Manchester City?