Created on 15-07-2013 at 00:00 AM
New Bayern signing Thiago Alcantara arrived at Munich airport from Barcelona at around 4.30 pm on Monday afternoon and made his way directly to the city centre. fcbayern.de and FCB.tv were waiting to greet the 22-year-old Spain international and record the first interview with the incoming star. “If there’s a day in your life when you can be completely happy, today is one of those days," the versatile midfielder declared.
Interview: Thiago Alcantara
fcbayern.de: Thiago, a very warm welcome to Munich. How much are you looking forward to FC Bayern?
Thiago: I'm really looking forward to it and I'm extremely happy. If there’s a day in your life when you can be completely happy, today is one of those days. I'm thrilled to be at a massive club like Bayern Munich.
What are your reasons for choosing Munich?
On the one hand, there's the history of the club, which has been one of the best in the world for many years. On top of that, this team plays very attractive football. And I believe the arrival of Pep Guardiola will provide an additional boost.