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What Romelu Lukaku said to Alexis Sanchez in phone call about Inter Milan transfer

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Romelu Lukaku reportedly ‘begged’ Alexis Sanchez to join him at Inter Milan.

The Red Devils have agreed on a deal with Inter Milan to loan the Chilean misfit to the Serie A side.

Sanchez will join the Nerazzurri on a 10-month loan, which will see him reunite with ex-United striker Lukaku under new boss Antonio Conte.

Lukaku made a number of phone calls to former teammate Sanchez to encourage him to follow in his footsteps, reports the Mail. Lukaku is claimed to have told the Chilean about the ‘beauty’ of Milan over Manchester, encouraging him to make the move with him.

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