By Sam Blitz For Mailonline
Published: 01:22 BST, 4 September 2020 | Updated: 01:26 BST, 4 September 2020
Alexis Sanchez revealed he wanted to leave Manchester United after one training session following his move from Arsenal in 2018.
The Chilean endured a nightmare spell at Old Trafford, despite the Red Devils paying him around £560,000-a-week. He scored just five goals in 45 matches before moving to Inter Milan on loan for the 2019-20 season, a move which he made permanent last summer.
And the 31-year-old, who confirmed an Manchester City fell through before he joined United, revealed that he asked to move back to former club Arsenal after just one day of training under Jose Mourinho.
Alexis Sanchez has lifted the lid on his time at Manchester United with some shocking truths
The Chilean revealed he asked his agent to move him back to Arsenal after one training session
In a shocking Instagram video, Sanchez said: 'I want to tell you about my period at United, about many things that were said and that made me look bad.
'I got the opportunity to go to United and it seemed tempting to me. It was something nice for me, because when I was a kid I liked that club a lot.
'I ended up signing without much information about what was happening in the move. The first days that I was with my colleagues, sometimes there are things that you do not realize until you arrive.
The first training I had I realized many things. home and I told my representative: 'Can't the contract be terminated to return to Arsenal?'
Sanchez was signed by Manchester United in 2018 and earned around £560,000-a-week
The 31-year-old was brought to Manchester United from Arsenal by Jose Mourinho (middle)
'They start laughing and I told them that something did not sit