Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola thought about bringing David Alaba to his team during the last transfer window, Okdiario reported. Ultimately, however, the player decided to change Bayern Munich for Real Madrid.
- Guardiola wanted David Alaba to join Manchester City
- The Citizens coach spoke to the footballer by phone
- The Austrian, however, preferred to join Real Madrid
Guardiola called Alaba
Guardiola was to try to convince the Austrian captain to choose City over Real by calling the defender directly. Ultimately, however, Alaba was determined to transfer to the Królewski team, so the coach of The Citizens did not manage to achieve anything in these negotiations.
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Alaba has long emphasized that his dream was to play for Real Madrid, hence the player had no major problems to agree on his contract with Florentino Perez. Guardiola, in the next transfer window, will once again try to strengthen his team’s defensive formation.
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David Alaba in the current season of the Primera Division for Real Madrid made twelve appearances, in which he scored one goal and made two assists. Was the post interesting and informative? Do you want to receive football transfer news every day? Subscribe to News99India website updates now.