Insider confirms Chelsea’s interest in signing David Alaba

There has been all sorts of speculation surrounding the future of Bayern Munich defender David Alaba.

The 28-year old is yet to sign a new extension at Bayern, with just over six months remaining on his current deal.

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This has drawn various reports regarding potential Chelsea interest in Alaba.

BILD claims Chelsea are interested and are real contenders to sign him, whereas Sky Germany say Chelsea have no interest, and he has no interest in them.

However, Chelsea insider Alex Goldberg has confirmed that Chelsea ARE interested in signing Alaba and he dismissed the report from Sky Germany, speaking on The Si Phillips Talks Chelsea Podcast today.

Goldberg is known for his Chelsea connections from his work on The Byline Podcast, making him a reliable source of information.

Chelsea certainly look like being in the running to sign Alaba at the very least, and if he does decide to leave Bayern this summer, then Chelsea are very much up there as a real contender.