Alexis Sanchez, Manchester United’s newly arrived striker for the Premier League club, Arsenal, has arrived at Manchester United a few weeks ago in one of the biggest transfers this year.
Alexis Sanchez’s arrival was a long-awaited signing for Manchester United fans who were excited about a world class forward who will wear the legendary number 7 shirt which was worn by several Manchester United legends and world class players such as Eric Cantona, Cristiano Ronaldo, David Beckham, Angel Di Maria, and others.
However, Alexis Sanchez has already broken two all-time historical records with Manchester United since his arrival in less than three weeks at the Old Trafford.
Alexis Sanchez announcement to Manchester United has broken the social media record of the most interacted announcement ever which was held by the world’s most expensive player, Neymar, who left Barcelona to the Ligue a giant, Paris Saint-German.
Alexis Sanchez interactions on social media are 75% more than the interactions of Neymar’s post where the hasthag#Alexis7 was trending worldwide on Twitter.
Moreover, Manchester United’s posts which announced Alexis Sanchez on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook are the posts with more interactions in the history of Manchester United on social where the post on Instagram has the most likes and comments, more than two million, the post on Facebook is the most shared ever, and the post on Twitter is the most retweeted post ever as well.
On the other hand, Alexis Sanchez broke another record with Manchester United which is a financial record this time.
The Chilean international forward, Alexis Sanchez, holds the highest number of shirt sales in the history of the club where the January sales of Manchester United shirts are around three times higher than the previous record, knowing that Alexis Sanchez arrived in the second half of January.