Bayern Munich star David Alaba is growing increasingly disillusioned with his contract situation at the Bundesliga giants, father George revealed on Wednesday.
The Switzerland defender has been a cornerstone of the Bayern backline for almost a decade, having come through the Bavarian club’s academy after making the move to Germany at just 16 and going on to rack up almost 400 appearances to date.
In recent seasons he has undergone a transformation on the field, moving into the centre of defence – a switch which among other things has allowed Canada sensation Alphonso Davies to take Germany and Europe by storm as Alaba’s successor at left-back.
Bayern caused a stir at the start of November, though, when they announced they had withdrawn their offer of a new contract after failing to come to terms with the star defender.
Alaba is out of contract next summer, meaning that he will be free to discuss a transfer with foreign clubs from the new year onwards. Continue reading