David Alaba will leave Bayern Munich when his contract expires on the top of the season after 13 years with the Bundesliga club.
“I even have confidence made the resolution to leave Bayern on the top of this season and are trying something original,” Alaba mentioned on Tuesday.
“It clearly wasn’t a straightforward resolution – I have been right here for 13 years and the club manner loads to me.”
The Austrian, who can play in defence and midfield, mentioned that he hadn’t but committed to a brand original club, with Spanish champions Proper Madrid reportedly the top contender.
“To begin with, I could perchance well well additionally savor to have confidence a brand original arrangement,” he mentioned. “I could perchance well well additionally savor to invent further as a participant.”
Besides nine German titles, and a strong probability of a 10th this season, Alaba has gained the German Cup six instances and the Champions League with Bayern in 2013 and closing one year.
Alaba joined Bayern in 2008 and came by procedure of the club’s formative years and reserve teams.
The 28-one year-old has played 415 games for Bayern in all competitions and started in all however two of the crew’s league games to date this season.
Alaba and Bayern were in talks a few brand original contract however the club mentioned in November that the negotiations had broken down.
The talks were effect into the highlight in September when honorary Bayern president Uli Hoeness labelled Alaba’s agent Pini Zahavi a “money-grubbing piranha” on television. Alaba indicated he became as soon as dismayed by the feedback.