With the departure of veteran defender David Alaba, Bayern Munich needed another fullback to compete with young Canadian Alphonso Davies. Out from the shadows of the relative unknown, the name of high-flying fullback Omar Richards appeared. With his fantastic defensive record in the EFL Championship last season, Richards could be the perfect piece for Bayern Munich’s puzzle.
The move that was on the cards for months has finally happened for David Alaba, as he moves on a free transfer to Spanish giants Real Madrid. The Bayern Munich legend made a total of 431 appearances for die Roten across a 12 season spell, after moving to their academy in 2009 from Austria Wien II.
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