David Alaba RUMORS & NEWS

  • Barcelona still in the race for David Alaba?

    Barca Blaugranes "David Alaba’s agent, Pini Zahavi, has claimed that the Bayern Munich man has yet to make a decision on his future and where he will play his football next season. The Austria international has already confirmed he’ll be leaving Bayern when his contract expires..." March 29

  • Another Spanish newspaper reports that Bayern Munich’s David Alaba has reached an agreement with Real Madrid

    Bavarian Football Works "Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: Bayern Munich defender David Alaba has reportedly reached an agreement with Real Madrid. This news comes from Spanish newspaper ABC and was captured in detail by Tz. Per the report, Los Blancos are..." March 22

  • Barcelona reaches verbal agreement with Bayern Munich’s David Alaba

    Bavarian Football Works "Long-term Bayern Munich defender David Alaba will leave the Bavarian club at the end of this season. The fact that Bayern and Alaba didn’t reach an agreement for a contract extension was well documented, as the Austrian stated publicly that he is going to leave his boyhood club...." March 10

  • Laporta makes Alaba a priority for Barcelona

    Barca Blaugranes "Newly crowned Barcelona president Joan Laporta hasn’t wasted any time in making David Alaba a priority. The Bayern defender announced that he was leaving the German giants at the season’s end, and will no doubt have his choice of club to end up..." March 08

  • Bayern Munich star David Alaba still pondering future as “dream club” vs. “financial package” remains the debate

    Bavarian Football Works "Bayern Munich defender David Alaba is still trying to make a decision on his future, but per a slew of reports we’ve seen recently, it will not be easy. A few of the factors that appear to be causing Alaba the most consternation are: Financial..." March 03

  • Paris-Saint Germain makes a formal offer to Bayern Munich’s David Alaba

    Bavarian Football Works "Per a report from Sky that was corroborated by Bild, Paris-Saint Germain has made an offer for Bayern Munich defender David Alaba. The Austrian, whose transfer saga has taken a multitude of twists and turns, was originally thought to be against a move to France, but perhaps..." February 24

  • Why Barcelona refused to sign David Alaba from Bayern Munich three years ago

    Bavarian Football Works "According to a report by Mundo Deportivo (not an amazing source, so take it with a grain of salt) Barcelona tried to sign David Alaba from Bayern Munich for the 2018/2019 season, but were put off by the player’s salary demands. Apparently, Alaba’s camp demanded a..." February 19

  • David Alaba refuses to reveal his next club

    Managing Madrid "Bayern Munich defender David Alaba has announced that he will be leaving the German club at the end of the season. The Austrian player has been rumored to be on Real Madrid’s short list for some time and some reports even suggest that the two sides have reached a verbal..." February 16

  • David Alaba confirms decision to leave Bayern Munich at end of the season

    Football 365 "David Alaba has confirmed on Tuesday that he will leave Bayern Munich at the end of the season on a free transfer. The Austria international is out of contract in June as he aims to engineer a move away from Bayern Munich. That’s put Europe’s elite clubs on high..." February 16

  • Real Madrid considering other options at center-back aside from David Alaba

    Bavarian Football Works "Bayern Munich defender David Alaba was penciled into making a move to Real Madrid just a few weeks ago according to the Spanish media. Now, however, it appears that Los Blancos are setting up a nice contingency plan should Alaba’s wage demands not come..." February 14

  • Chelsea to focus on Upamecano as Real Madrid meet Alaba demands

    We Ain't Got No History "Chelsea will be looking to sign a centre back or two this summer, probably, and that means we’re going to be center to most centre back rumors around Europe. We’ve already seen this in effect quite strongly over the past few weeks, and we’re just in February! One..." February 10

  • Chelsea clear path for Real Madrid to sign David Alaba

    The Score "Chelsea cleared the way for Real Madrid to sign the summer's biggest free agent. The Blues are unwilling to match Madrid's offer of £400,00 per week to David Alaba, sources told ESPN's James Olley, all but ending their interest in Bayern..." February 09

  • Alaba considering Premier League offer over Real Madrid

    We Ain't Got No History "David Alaba has been expected to be heading to Real Madrid in the summer after rumors of a pre-contract agreement emerged, however, latest reports appear to have debunked that theory. According to Sport BILD (via Inside Futbol), the long-time Bayern Munich..." February 04

  • Manchester City confirm stance on Bayern Munich defender David Alaba

    Manchester Evening News "Manchester City are not interested in making a move for Bayern Munich defender David Alaba. The 28-year-old star has alerted a number of top European clubs after a planned contract renewal with the Bundesliga champions turned sour. Bayern have been very vocal with their displeasure at..." January 30

  • Real Madrid set to make Bayern Munich’s David Alaba their fourth highest earner

    Bavarian Football Works "According to a report by AS, Real Madrid are in pole position to sign David Alaba. Of course, if you’re a Bayern Munich fan, you knew that already. Alaba’s been heavily linked with a move to Madrid for well over a month now. They’re basically his dream..." January 27

  • Liverpool made the “best bid” for Bayern Munich’s David Alaba

    Bavarian Football Works "It seems like David Alaba’s transfer saga has turned us into what many of us had predicted - a bidding war between the group of elite clubs over the world. This week, a series of events unfolded with MARCA reporting that the Bayern Munich center-back had reached a..." January 21

  • David Alaba’s father denies a “done deal” with Real Madrid (Update: The medical DID happen)

    Bavarian Football Works "After Marca dropped a bombshell yesterday claiming that Bayern Munich defender David Alaba had signed a contract agreement with Real Madrid, the player’s father has come out and denied the reports. George Alaba spoke to a number of media outlets saying that no contract had..." January 19

  • Real Madrid and David Alaba Reach Agreement on Four Year Contract

    Managing Madrid "An agreement has been reached between Real Madrid and David Alaba on a four year contract which will see the Austrian earn €11 million per year, according to a report from MARCA. The defender has already passed his medical and will arrive on a free transfer this..." January 19

  • Bayern Munich coach Hansi Flick admits David Alaba is ready leave the club

    Bavarian Football Works "In his press conference ahead of a game against Augsburg, Bayern Munich coach Hansi Flick commented on the David Alaba situation. The Austrian’s contract runs out this summer, and reports out of Spain indicate that he has already signed a pre-contract with Real Madrid...." January 19

  • Liverpool feels Bayern Munich’s David Alaba is “too small” of a defender for a worthy investment

    Bavarian Football Works "It’s no secret that there are a handful of clubs across Europe that have expressed keen interest in signing David Alaba given his contract situation at Bayern Munich. At this current juncture, Real Madrid look the most likely to sign the Austrian international, but..." January 14

  • Adidas may help Real Madrid buy David Alaba from Bayern Munich

    Bavarian Football Works "Okay, "report" might be stretching this one because it reads more like speculation. According to Madrid-based news outlet AS, German kit manufacturer Adidas could be key in helping Real Madrid sign wantaway Bayern Munich star David Alaba. The sportswear giant..." January 08

  • David Alaba to Real Madrid, can it happen? Five questions with a Madrid expert

    Bavarian Football Works "In recent weeks, Bayern Munich fans have been bombarded with a slew of reports that David Alaba is set to join Real Madrid. While the Spanish giants have been a rumored destination for the Austrian for some time now, it’s hard to tell how plausible these rumors are since..." January 05

  • FC Barcelona admits defeat in pursuit of Bayern Munich’s David Alaba

    Bavarian Football Works "Per a report from Marca, FC Barcelona has pulled out of the running for Bayern Munich defender David Alaba. According to the Spanish outlet, Alaba’s agent met with FC Barcelona, but the Catalan club balked at making a deal because of the player’s..." January 04

  • Sky Sports refutes rumor of David Alaba’s “imminent” move from Bayern Munich to Real Madrid

    Bavarian Football Works "Late yesterday, Spanish outlet Marca issued a report stating that a move to Real Madrid for Bayern Munich defender David Alaba was “imminent.” The report went as far as to give financial details on the alleged contract that Alaba would sign..." January 02

  • Real Madrid on pole position to sign Alaba next summer

    Managing Madrid "Real Madrid have the edge to sign Austrian defender David Alaba as a free agent next summer, according to a report published on The Athletic today. Alaba’s contract with Bayern Munichexpires next summer and the negotiations to extend his deal have stalled, so the defender..." December 27

  • Man Utd's contract offer to David Alaba as Red Devils join transfer race

    Mirror "  Manchester United have seized the initiative in the fiercely-competitive race to sign Bayern Munich star David Alaba. Alaba, 28, is out of contract next summer and has failed to agree to a new deal with Bayern, with the player's salary demands driving a wedge..." December 23

  • Chelsea to start David Alaba free transfer talks next month as Bayern Munich finally accept defender is leaving

    The Sun "The Austrian superstar, 28, is out of contract at the Bundesliga champions at the end of the season after over a decade at the club. Alaba and Bayern have been locked in contract talks since the summer. The versatile star refused to put pen to paper on a new..." December 23

  • Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge accepts that defender David Alaba is set to leave the German club

    Marca.com "Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has accepted that David Alaba is set to leave the German club. His contract expires on June 30, 2021, and the player can negotiate with whoever he wants from January 1, 2021, with Real Madrid favourites to be his next..." December 21

  • David Alaba and Bayern Munich stop negotiating: Real Madrid move edges closer

    Marca.com "David Alaba's time at Bayern Munich is coming towards an end, and one club the versatile Austrian defender would like to join is Real Madrid, who are strongly considering the prospect of bringing him to the Spanish capital. The 28-year-old's contract comes to an..." December 12

  • Where David Alaba would rank among highest Chelsea earners

    Mirror "Alaba, 28, is out of contract with the Bundesliga giants next summer and talks over an extension have broken down, leaving the player free to enter negotiations with other clubs as soon as next month. Chelsea received a boost in their pursuit of the versatile Austrian earlier..." December 11

  • Chelsea on four-club shortlist to sign David Alaba

    The Sun "CHELSEA are one of four clubs identified by David Alaba's agent as a potential destination for the Austrian next summer, reports claim. Alaba has played his entire senior career at Bayern Munich. But according to Bild, the German champions have now withdrawn..." December 10

  • Alphonso Davies named Canadian men’s player of the year for 2020

    Canadian Premier League "Take a bow, Alphonso Davies. On Thursday, Canada Soccer announced the Bayern Munich star as the winner of the Canadian men’s player of the year award, finishing first in voting by Canadian media and coaches ahead of last year’s honouree Jonathan David..." December 03

  • Chelsea not interested in David Alaba, who’s not interested in Chelsea either

    We Ain't Got No History "Chelsea signing Bayern-lifer David Alaba has become a rumor mill staple over the course of 2020, as the 28-year-old (how is he still only 28!?) continues to run down his contract towards its expirations at the end of the season. It would appear that he’s either..." December 02

  • Chelsea counting on friendship to help with deal for Bayern Munich’s David Alaba

    Bavarian Football Works "The long-running transfer saga of Bayern Munich’s David Alaba has taken multiple twists and turns, but in the end, it might come down to “who you know” instead of “what you know.” Per a report from the Daily Express, Chelsea owner Roman..." December 01

  • David Alaba's agent set to open talks with Chelsea

    SI "The agent of Bayern Munich defender David Alaba, Pini Zahavi will reportedly open talks with Chelsea in January over a proposed transfer. Alaba, 28, is coming to the end of his contract with the German champions with his deal set to expire at the end of the current..." November 27

  • Real Madrid not in touch with Bayern’s David Alaba despite expiring contract

    Bavarian Football Works "Here’s the latest on the David Alaba contract extension saga — after Bayern Munich took their contract offer off the table, it seems that the Austrian hasn’t begun talking to other clubs yet. Spanish champions Real Madrid were rumored to be interested in..." November 26

  • Alaba’s demands are so high, even Real Madrid thinks he’ll go to PSG

    Bavarian Football Works "David Alaba publicly has lamented the supposed untruths that the press has reported about his supposed demands. Kicker has presumably just given him more to lament in their Thursday print edition. Per the German soccer magazin, Alaba’s demands are so astronomically high, that..." November 19

  • Bayern Munich’s David Alaba touted as perfect “wildcard” for Juventus boss Andrea Pirlo

    Bavarian Football Works "Multiple reports from Italy are suggesting that Juventus F.C. have emerged as the frontrunners in the pursuit of Bayern Munich constant David Alaba. While club CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has claimed that the “door is still open a crack,” it is..." November 15

  • David Alaba Open to Premier League Move With Liverpool & Man City Interested

    90 Min "Bayern Munich defender David Alaba is open to a move to the Premier League, having previously told suitors he was not interested in a switch to the English top flight. The 28-year-old has entered the final year of his contract at the Allianz Arena and is yet to agree on an extension,..." November 10

  • Liverpool and Man City in 'four-way race for David Alaba

    Daily Mail "Premier League giants Liverpool and Manchester City are among four clubs reportedly interested in snapping up David Alaba on a free transfer next summer.  Alaba's contract with Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich runs out in June 2021 and no agreement over a..." November 08

  • Daily Schmankerl: Julian Nagelsmann to Manchester United?; More transfer news on Bayern Munich’s David Alaba, more

    Bavarian Football Works "RB Leipzig manager Julian Nagelsmann has earned himself a solid reputation for his tactics and squad management. Given that he’s still at the age where we can call him a “coaching prodigy”, there are plenty of clubs who will likely pursue the..." November 07

  • Liverpool Told to Pay £30M for David Alaba

    LiverPool Offside "Bayern Munich centre half David Alaba’s contract is set to expire next summer and the club’s efforts to sign him to a new deal appear to have failed, with reports of a withdrawn offer, fractured relationship, and the possibility of a January move. None of..." November 05

  • To stay with Bayern Munich, David Alaba must back off salary demands

    Bavarian Football Works "The back-and-forth media battle between Bayern Munich and the negotiating team of star defender David Alaba has taken yet another turn. According to kicker, if Alaba wants to extend his stay with Bayern Munich, his side will have to approach the club and..." November 05

  • Will Jerome Boateng benefit from David Alaba’s potential departure from Bayern?

    Bavarian Football Works "Jerome Boateng is only one of a long list of players that have significantly improved ever since Hansi Flick took charge of Bayern Munich. The center-back has been an integral piece of Bayern’s back-line both this season and last season, even when it looked he’d be on his..." November 03

  • Real Madrid and FC Barcelona might have trouble bidding on Bayern Munich’s David Alaba

    Bavarian Football Works "Because of each club’s long-rumored interest in Bayern Munich’s David Alaba, both Real Madrid and FC Barcelona are considered to be prime contenders to bid on the soon-to-be free agent. From a sporting perspective, Alaba’s ability to..." November 03

  • As Bayern Munich’s offer is gone, the suitors for David Alaba are lining up

    Bavarian Football Works "As David Alaba’s contract negotiations with Bayern Munich went from a campfire to an inferno in a matter of a few hours yesterday, Bild (behind the Bild+ paywall) combed through the news from the past few months to identify the six most likely destinations for the..." November 02

  • Bayern Munich learning lessons from David Alaba negotiations

    Bavarian Football Works "If David Alaba’s prolonged and excruciating negotiations have taught Bayern Munich anything, it is that the club needs to be more proactive when it comes to renegotiating with key players. Per a report from kicker’s print edition, Bayern Munich has..." October 29

  • Liverpool Target Bayern’s David Alaba

    LiverPool Offside "Liverpool are in the midst of a defensive injury crisis, with Virgil van Dijk ruled out for the season and now Fabinho falling to injury, leaving them with the talented but injury prone duo of Joël Matip and Joe Gomez backed up by some promising youth..." October 28