Official: Xabi Alonso Undergoing Medical At Bayern Munich

Chris Wright

28th, August 2014

By Chris Wright

Soccer - UEFA Champions League - Semi Final - First Leg - Real Madrid v Bayern Munich - Santiago Bernabeu

The biggest news on the transfer front this morning is that Bayern Munich have confirmed that they are knee-deep in negotiations with Real Madrid over the transfer of Xabi Alonso.

Bayern have even gone so far as confirm that Alonso is due at the club for a medical at some point today…

A tactically astute, rigid, disciplined, deep-lying (almost completely stationary, in fact) midfielder with a decent range of passing – a ‘Pep Guardiola’ signing, if ever there was one.