New Real Madrid player David Alaba spoke about joining the club at his official presentation.

“I decided to join Real Madrid personally to take another step in my career, to grow. I received different offers but my choice from the first minute was Madrid. It’s a dream come true. It’s special for me.

On Toni Kroos

“The history of this club, the successes is something that [Toni] Kroos always talked about. It’s the biggest club in the world.”

On Sergio Ramos and Raphaël Varane

“I would have loved to play with [Sergio] Ramos, it would have been a pleasure. I would like to play with [Raphaël] Varane. For many years he has played excellent football, he is an excellent defender with many qualities.”

The Austrian international will wear the number 4 shirt at Madrid.