FIFPro World XI finalist Dani Alves⭐ has revealed that he almost joined Barcelona's Arch Rivals Real Madrid before making a U-turn↪ to sign for the Catalan club. Alves joined Barcelona🔷 from Sevilla in 2008 for a then-record fee for a full-back of €30m💰. But Alves said his career might have taken a different turn😏 had he seen through a move📝 to Real Madrid which he says was almost done. The Brazil🇧🇷 international made this revelation during an interview in which Neymar's⚡ future at the club was also discussed. "In life, people move on their interests when money💰 is an issue. I never hid my move to Real Madrid. My fate💰 changed and I arrived at Barcelona🔷 instead." The Barcelona full back also believes Guardiola👔 was attracted to Manchester City🔹 because of the size of the project. He explained that the Spaniard has certain abilities to remake himself and any team he touches🙌🏻.