Manchester United and City are locked in a switch struggle to signal contract rebellion Sanchez.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is prepared to do industry ahead of the switch window closes however provided that a membership meets his £35million asking value.
And Balague believes that is as a result of a deal for a substitute is already finished.
The Spanish soccer professional instructed Sky Sports‘ Transfer Talk podcast: “If Alexis is going now they’re ready.
“They’ve were given a name, they have were given a participant that can replace him.
“They do not have to negotiate the rest with him – it is simply a topic of seeing if Alexis leaves now or on the finish of the season.
“They are ready for the departure they usually say he is a giant name and it is not simply a child coming thru.
“We’ll see what occurs with that.
“At the instant, in the case of information, Manchester United have no longer spoken to Arsenal. They have spoken to Alexis and the wages are upper than what City are providing Alexis.”
Express Sport perceive Sanchez has been instructed to whole a transfer to Old Trafford this week – or overlook about becoming a member of Manchester United.
Boss Jose Mourinho is fascinated by signing the Arsenal ahead however United have set him a closing date of Friday to signal or they are going to withdraw their hobby.
They concern that their pursuit of the striker is being utilized by Arsenal as a bargaining chip to get opponents Manchester City to building up their £20million be offering.
While Arsenal need £35m, City imagine this is an excessive amount of for a participant within the ultimate six months of his contract who they might signal for not anything in the event that they wait.
Sanchez will earn £13m a yr and can be given a £30m signing-on price by means of the League leaders if he joins in the summertime.