The Chile international has been constantly linked with a move away from Turin, with both the Catalan giants and Real Madrid rumoured to be keen.
And Sanchez has insisted that his countryman would be the perfect type of player for his team.
“Arturo would be perfect for Barcelona,” Sanchez is quoted as saying by CalcioNews24.
“He is the player that we need, he has great qualities and I would be extremely happy if he ended up here in Spain.”
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