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Chelsea are reportedly to open talks with Bayern Munich star, David Alaba, in the New Year.

Chelsea to ‘start talks with David Alaba’ as defender set to quit Bayern Munich

The Bundesliga giants have taken the offer of a new contract off the table ahead of his deal expiring in the summer.
Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev on Sunday, won the biggest title of his career and he had to come from a set down to defeat Austrian Dominic Thiem 4-6, 7-6(2), 6-4 in the final of the ATP Finals.

Daniil Medvedev triumphs over Dominic Thiem to take the ATP Finals

Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev on Sunday, won the biggest title of his career and he had to come from a set down to defeat Austrian Dominic Thiem 4-6, 7-6(2), 6-4 in the final of the ATP Finals.
Dominic Thiem recovered from squandering four match points in a dramatic second-set tie-break to beat Novak Djokovic in three pulsating sets in the last four at the ATP Finals on Saturday.

Dominic Thiem ends Novak Djokovic’s ATP Finals record bid

Dominic Thiem recovered from squandering four match points in a dramatic second-set tie-break to beat Novak Djokovic in three pulsating sets in the last four at the ATP Finals on Saturday.
Real Madrid are keeping a very close eye on David Alaba. So much so that 'Kicker' reports that Zinedine Zidane himself has spoken to the defender to find out the chances of getting him. Madrid will face very stiff competition to get him and the Austrian's contract expires in June.

Zinedine Zidane makes contact with David Alaba to bring him to Real Madrid

Real Madrid are keeping a very close eye on David Alaba. So much so that 'Kicker' reports that Zinedine Zidane himself has spoken to the defender to find out the chances of getting him. Madrid will face very stiff competition to get him and the Austrian's contract expires in June.
Former RB Leipzig coach Ralf Rangnick believes centre-back Dayot Upamecano would be a success at Bayern Munich.

Manchester United receive huge boost in pursuit of Dayot Upamecano

United have been linked with the exciting Frenchman since he was 16 years old. He twice came close to moving to Old Trafford in 2015 but the deal was never completed. The youngster joined Austrian side Red Bull Salzburg instead, before moving across the Red Bull empire to Leipzig in 2017.
Dominic Thiem is interviewed after beating Rafael Nadal in their group match on day three of the ATP Finals at the O2. John Walton-PA

Dominic Thiem beats Rafael Nadal in thriller at ATP Finals

Dominic Thiem beat Rafael Nadal 7-6 7-6 in a high quality,tense match in O2 Arena in London on Tuesday.
“Our thoughts and our compassion are with the victims, the injured and their families in these very difficult hours for the republic of Austria,” Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said before a cabinet meeting.

Austria tightens virus restrictions, to close schools, shops

Austria’s government Saturday announced a return to tougher anti-coronavirus restrictions including shutting schools and non-essential shops to contain spiralling second wave infections.
David Alaba has hit back Uli Hoeness after the former Bayern Munich president said that the Austrian has a greedy piranha for an agent.

Bayern Munich slash price for David Alaba

Bayern announced this week they had withdrawn their new contract offer to Alaba – a decision that left the Austrian unimpressed.
The Austrian politicians who supported lenient migration policies are those responsible for the recent shooting attack in Vienna, Roman Haider, an EU lawmaker from the Freedom Party of Austria, said on Tuesday.

EU lawmaker blames Austrian pro-migration politicians for attack in Vienna

The Austrian politicians who supported lenient migration policies are those responsible for the recent shooting attack in Vienna, Roman Haider, an EU lawmaker from the Freedom Party of Austria, said on Tuesday.
Heavily armed police stand outside the Vienna State Opera amid a terrorist attack in the Austrian capital. Michael Gruber-Getty Images

World leaders condemn Vienna attack

World leaders have condemned a suspected Islamist attack that claimed the lives of four victims in central Vienna.
“Our thoughts and our compassion are with the victims, the injured and their families in these very difficult hours for the republic of Austria,” Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said before a cabinet meeting.

Austria declares three days of national mourning

The Austrian government declared three days of mourning following a terrorist attack that left four victims and a suspect dead.
Heavily armed police stand outside the Vienna State Opera amid a terrorist attack in the Austrian capital. Michael Gruber-Getty Images

Three killed in Vienna terror attack

The attack began at about 8 p.m. on Monday, when several men armed with rifles opened fire, starting outside the city’s main synagogue, Al-Jazeera reports.
Tennis - ATP 500 - Erste Bank Open - Wiener Stadthalle, Vienna, Austria - October 27, 2020 Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov in action during his first round match against Russia's Karen Khachanov. REUTERS-Lisi Niesner

Grigor Dimitrov upsets Stefanos Tsitsipas in Vienna

Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria recovered from a one-set deficit to knock off third-seeded Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-3 to reach the quarter finals of the Erste Bank Open in Vienna, Austria.
Bayern Munich are set to change the way they handle contract renewals as talks to extend with David Alaba continue to stutter.

Bayern Munich to change contract strategy as LaLiga giants chase David Alaba

Bayern Munich are set to change the way they handle contract renewals as talks to extend with David Alaba continue to stutter.
Liverpool are eyeing a January move for Bayern Munich defender David Alaba.

Liverpool eyeing January move for Bayern defender

Liverpool are eyeing a January move for Bayern Munich defender David Alaba.
Hollywood legend Arnold Schwarzenegger said he was feeling fantastic after undergoing a heart surgery over the weekend

Hollywood legend feeling fantastic after heart surgery

Hollywood legend Arnold Schwarzenegger said he was feeling fantastic after undergoing a heart surgery over the weekend
Nigeria team coordinator Patrick Pascal has stressed that the Nigerian team have forgotten about their loss to Algeria and are fully focused on their Africa Cup of Nations third-fourth-place playoff against Tunisia.

Austria to allow 10,000 fans for Nigeria’s friendlies

Up to 10,000 fans might be allowed to watch the Super Eagles friendly games against Algeria and Tunisia.
David Alaba has hit back Uli Hoeness after the former Bayern Munich president said that the Austrian has a greedy piranha for an agent.

David Alaba hits back at Bayern chief amid contract row

David Alaba has hit back Uli Hoeness after the former Bayern Munich president said that the Austrian has a "greedy piranha for an agent".

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