Why did Bayern sell Alaba?

“Obviously, I’m leaving FC Bayern with a tear in my eye but also looking forward to my future at the same time. “It wasn’t a decision against the club, but I decided I’d like to do something new and take another step forward.

What happened to David Alaba?

Bayern Munich defender David Alaba has been ruled out for the foreseeable future with an ankle injury picked up on international duty with Austria. After injuring his ankle in a challenge during Austria’s 1-1 FIFA World Cup qualifying draw with Georgia in Vienna, Alaba was withdrawn after 38 minutes.

How long is Alaba contract?

The 28-year-old has signed a five-year deal with Real Madrid, keeping him at the club until 2026.

Does Alaba want to leave Bayern?

Jurgen Kohler has told Goal that David Alaba is leaving Bayern Munich for money, and has no issues with it as he did the same. Alaba announced last month that he would be departing Bavaria in the summer on a free transfer , without naming his next destination.

Who is leaving Bayern Munich 2021?

Douglas Costa and Tiago Dantas are leaving FC Bayern. The German champions and Costa agreed to terminate his contract ahead of its original expiry date, and they also came to an agreement with Dantas that his loan agreement with Lisbon outfit Benfica will not be extended.

How old is Alaba?

29 years (June 24, 1992)
David Alaba/Age

How much did Real Madrid pay for David Alaba?

David Alaba reportedly received a 17.7 million euro signing bonus by Real Madrid after joining the LaLiga Santander club on a free transfer from Bayern Munich. The Austria international’s agent Pini Zahavi got 5.2m euros as a commission fee, while Alaba’s father George Alaba received 6.3m euros.

Which nationality is Alaba?

David Alaba/Nationality

What is Alaba’s salary?

According to Der Spiegel, Alaba will earn 19.47m euros per season, with his contract expiring in 2026 and his release clause set at 850m euros. In the event he sees out his contract with Real Madrid, Alaba will earn 115m euros in total.

Who has Alaba signed for?

Real Madrid
Real Madrid have signed David Alaba from Bayern Munich on a five-year contract. Sky in Germany reports the deal with Real that will earn him around £10.5m per year following the expiration of his Bayern contract. Real Madrid confirmed the signing on Friday evening and said Alaba would be unveiled after Euro 2020.

Who is leaving Bayern?

Is Alaba German?

David Olatukunbo Alaba (born 24 June 1992) is an Austrian professional footballer who plays for La Liga club Real Madrid and captains the Austria national team. Alaba has played in a multitude of roles, including central midfield and left wing, but primarily plays as a left-back, and more recently as a centre-back.