The Real Madrid CF held an official presentation of David Alaba on Wednesday, and the whole football world was in a frenzy as he was handed the No. 4 shirt at the end of the ceremony. Austria posed for pictures with Real Madrid president Florentino Perez, carrying the No. 4 jersey.
The numbers are significant because they were just vacated by former captain Sergio Ramos, who left the club earlier this summer. It was initially thought that the iconic defender would not dare to wear the jersey number, but Austria surprised Madrid fans with the number and let’s face it, with his Great responsibility comes.
The presentation ceremony began as expected, with a long video montage featuring some of Alaba’s best moments with former club Bayern Munich. Afterwards, Perez took the stage to formally welcome the player, and in a recent undercover audio recording spoke out against his treatment of past players.
Perez seemed to love his words and actions so much, he hugged Alabas as soon as he left the stage. The central defender is seen as a summer hero because of the low spirits at the club after the dry season and the departure of Ramos.
The long-awaited arrival of Killian Mbabane, but as the weeks go by, it is starting to get less lucrative. As. However, this could be the club’s biggest signing in the summer. Now he has put the burden of giving the club something new for next season. And the memorable work of wearing a number that Ramos has worn for more than a decade and a half.
“I talked to the club about it. They gave me this number. I don’t think there was anyone else.” Alba told the press after his presentation.
“I know what numbers mean to this club and it inspires me. It represents strength and leadership. I want to give my all for this number,” he added. At first he insisted that he would not replace the charismatic Spanish. Instead, he just wants to prove his worth and make his legacy.