Manchester United didn’t need Alexis Sanchez – Paul Scholesby Blessing 6/10/2018 | 8:09 0 Posted in Social Issues, Sports Former Manchester United midfielder, Paul Scholes, has said Alexis Sanchez was “never really needed” at the club.United manager, Jose Mourinho, moved to land a proven performer during the January transfer window, as his contract at Arsenal ran down.The Red Devils fought off interest from Manchester City, to sign the 29-year-old.Sanchez has however struggled to produce anything close to his best, during a disappointing spell and is now seeing his value to the cause queried.Scholes told BBC Radio 5 Live: “It’s really tough. We all know the qualities he’s got, he’s shown them at Arsenal, he’s shown them at Barcelona.YOU MAY ALSO LIKE: Manchester United ‘receive whopping £3.8BN takeover bid’ from Saudi Crown Prince“It just hasn’t happened for him for one reason or another – why? I don’t know. I don’t know what he’s doing in training or behind the scenes. We just don’t know.“It was a signing at the time that I never thought we really needed; I thought the position was covered in Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford.“Obviously, I thought he would bring quality to the squad. He hasn’t performed yet. Whether he’s fallen out with the manager – I don’t know. He looks like he’s trying.YOU MAY ALSO LIKE: Manchester United celebrates Nigeria's independence“When you’re on a bad run of form, your confidence just goes. There are times when you just don’t want to play and you feel like you can’t kick a ball 10 yards to another player.“I just hope he gets a chance to show his qualities because we know he has them.” See Cute Photos From A Gay Wedding Ceremony In Paris #PDPconventionPHC: "I wont influence’ presidential primary" - Wike Says Enjoy and Share Post:FacebookTwitterRedditLinkedInEmailPinterestloading... Tags:Manchester United, sanchez, scholes  Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.