- David Alaba will be starting a new challenge in the Spanish League next season after joining Real Madrid
- The 28-year-old agreed a five-year deal worth £10.5m with the Santiago Bernabeu outfit this summer
- Alaba won 10 Bundesliga and two Champions League during his reign at Bayern Munich
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Real Madrid can confirm that Bayern Munich legend David Alaba will be their player for the next five seasons.
Los Blancos beat off competition from clubs like Chelsea, Barcelona and others to reach an agreement for the 28-year-old.
The Austrian defender of Nigerian descent is expected to earn around £10.5 million per year after joining them on a free transfer.
Alaba who spent 11 seasons at the Allianz Arena winning 27 titles including 10 Bundesliga trophies has been in the Spanish capital since Tuesday, inspecting Valdebebas training complex and also said to be searching for a comfortable property in the area according to Sky Sports and Goal.
Real said on their website after reaching an agreement with the playing:
"Real Madrid has reached an agreement with David Alaba for the player to join the club for the next five seasons. David Alaba will be unveiled as a new Real Madrid player after the end of the 2021 European Championship."
Sources reveal that Manchester City made attempts to sign the veteran last summer with the hope of including Leroy Sane in the deal but that failed to work out.
Legit.ng earlier reported that Mauricio Pochettino could be heading to another top club this summer after his last six months with Paris Saint-Germain is nothing to write home about.
The Argentine coach has been linked with Real Madrid after Zinedine Zidane walked away from the club at the end of the just-concluded season.
The French gaffer failed to retain his La Liga title and was knocked out of the Champions League semi-finals by Chelsea.