Posted November 26, 2021 at 1:00 am by DM
Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola met David Alaba last summer to convince him to join the Premier League. Unfortunately for the technician, the player was determined to join Real Madrid.
Real Madrid pulled off one of the pretty shots of the summer by getting their hands on < strong> David Alaba, free after leaving Bayern Munich . Arrived in Spain after the Euro to compensate for the departure of Sergio Ramos, the Austria international quickly managed to fit into the Merengue dressing room and win over everyone with his performances on the pitch. “The arrival of David Alaba? I think Alaba is a fantastic player and person. He is a leader and adapts very well. The teammates help him acclimatize very well in Madrid and La Liga. I think he makes us strong in defense, ”said Dani Carvajal, for example.
Guardiola tried to recruit Alaba
This Thursday, OK Diario returns to the arrival of David Alaba at Real Madrid and indicates that several teams had tried to recruit him during the last summer transfer window. As announced by 10Sport.com exclusively, PSG , FC Barcelona or Chelsea had tried to recruit the player. According to the Spanish media, Manchester City had also discussed with Alaba . Skyblues coach, Pep Guardiola had started negotiations with the defender, but the latter had already completed his arrival at Real Madrid .