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Bayern Munich defender Alaba: I'll always be an Arsenal fan

Bayern Munich defender David Alaba says he's open to a move to Spain or England, adding he grew up as an Arsenal fan.

Despite affirming his commitment to Bayern, the Austrian has opened up potentially leaving the club where has made over 300 appearances.

"I can imagine trying something else but I really feel very comfortable at Bayern," he told Bild.

"Every year there a new challenges and new objectives and the pressure will always be there. I'm happy in Munich but of course I can imagine seeing something else [in the future]."

When asked which leagues would interest the full-back, he replied: "Spain, England. In Spain it would be the two big clubs, I guess? Real or Barcelona. Also the big clubs [in England]."

On growing up an Arsenal supporter, Alaba added: "Yes I was [and Arsenal fan as a child]. When you've been Arsenal fan as a kid you will be one your whole life in some way."

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