Manchester United star Alexis Sanchez has revealed he has split up with his girlfriend Mayte Rodriguez. on social media.
The Chilean footballer who earns £505,000-a-week at the Premiership club shared the news on his Instagram with an emotional post.
‘I wish you the best of the world it was beautiful to have met you and to share nice moments with you, but we decided that each one should follow their own path, to seek our dreams.
‘I do not usually do this but I ask respect from all those who speak without knowing to do harm because behind everything there is family and children… respect.’
News of their breakup first surfaced in May after they removed pictures of each other from social media. At that time, Sanchez also took to Twitter to react angrily to the reports, tweeting:
“Why is there so much evil and envy in these people?
“Is it necessary to hurt a couple, family, friends etc … with so many lies?
“I wish you happy and that there is not so much evil in your hearts. KARMA do not bother my partner RESPECT”.