Real Madrid are leading the race to sign Bayern Munich defender David Alaba with Manchester United not in the running, according to a report.
Real Madrid are supposedly at the head of the line to land Bayern Munich defender David Alaba
The Austria international will soon go into the final 6 months of his deal with the Champions League winners, and Bayern chief Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has confessed that Alaba is set to leave when his contract is up.
A variety of leading European clubs have since been tipped to swoop for the 28-year-old when he ends up being a totally free representative, although Manchester United have actually supposedly ruled themselves out of the going to sign Alaba.
With the versatile defender able to work out with clubs in other places from January 1, The Athletic claims that Real are now thought about the favourites to land Alaba in the summer transfer window.
The report declares that the La Liga champions might not pay for to stump up a fee for the Bayern stalwart in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic, however Real Madrid would not have a problem paying the Austrian’s wages.
Alaba has stayed a key player for Bayern this term regardless of speculation over his future, with the defender ending up 18 times throughout all competitions in the 2020-21campaign