David Alaba’s transfer to Real Madrid began. How sky Reports, the Austrian must sign his new contract with the royal family on Friday. Accordingly, the best performing players in Bayern Munich will receive one A contract valid for five years And a net annual salary More than 12 million euros. According to the Spanish newspaper Marca, the defender has been in the Spanish capital since Tuesday. With his contract in Munich expiring at the end of the season, Madridians do not have to pay a transfer fee to the German record champions.
In February, after 13 years of membership in the club, Alaba decided to bid farewell to Bayern Munich after various rounds of negotiations to extend his contract on Säbener Strasse had an unsuccessful end. “I personally made a decision to do something new after the season, to leave the club,” Alaba said during the farewell tour. “This club is very important to me and I am very grateful.” The Austrian player said in an interview with the club’s magazine “51”, that at his new club, the 28-year-old wanted to “take another step forward.” To grow you have to leave your ‘comfort zone’
Moving to Real Madrid has always been seen as an option for the Austrian, as French club Paris Saint-Germain, Barcelona, English clubs Chelsea and Manchester City were said to be interested in him. To date, he has played 431 matches (33 goals) for Bayern Munich, winning the Champions League twice and the DFB Cup six times. This year he also won the 10th championship title for Munich.