David Alaba extends stay at FC Bayern
Munich, Friday 18 March 2016: FC Bayern München has today agreed a three-year contract extension with Austria international David Alaba (23), keeping him at the club until 30 June 2021.
“David Alaba is an FC Bayern youth product, so we are especially delighted at his signature today keeping him here at least until 2021,” commented FC Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, “he is one of the players who gives our current team its character. The way he plays, but also how he conducts himself away from the field, are the embodiment of FC Bayern. He will continue to be one of the cornerstones of our team in the years to come.”
“We are delighted we’ve been able to conclude this important contract so swiftly and for the long term,” commented deputy chairman Jan-Christian Dreesen. “Following our agreements with Thomas Müller, Jérôme Boateng, Javi Martínez and Thiago, FC Bayern has secured another important player for the future of the team.”
David Alaba commented: “I’m proud that I’ll continue to play for my club. I grew up at FC Bayern and I’ve experienced unbelievably wonderful moments here. We’re all hungry to add further trophies to the ones we’ve already won.”