Cadena Cope: Barca admit defeat amid Alaba signing
- Alaba appreciates Barca's interest but mentions that he is happy at Munich.
- Barcelona will now finally switch on to Junior Firpo.
- Philipp Max from Augsburg remains as another possible option as well.
As for David Alaba, the Austrian has recently opened up on his future and admitted that he was aware of Barca's interest, however, his plans were to continue with the German side.
What's more, there is nothing clear about the situation around Philipp Max from Augsburg who seems to be another possible candidate as Barca's left-back for the next season. However, local media report that Ernesto Valverde's preferable option is a La Liga adapted player like Firpo.
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