Real Madrid on Wednesday, officially unveiled David Alaba, after the defender passed his medical.
The Nigeria born Austrian was handed Sergio Ramos’ old number 4 jersey.
News Rain Nigeria recalls that Alaba signed for Los Blancos on a free transfer in May, after his Bayern Munich contract expired.
The 29-year-old was called to a presentation at the Bernabeu alongside president Florentino Perez as a tradition with all major signings at the club and admitted his pride to wear the white shirt of Madrid.
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‘Hello everyone, thank you very much for the warm welcome. It’s a great day in my career, I’m very excited for it.
‘I’m very proud and honoured to wear this white jersey of Real Madrid. For sure I will give everything [so] we can be very successful together. Vamos! Hala Madrid!’