Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo has put both Karim Benzema and James Rodriguez above Gareth Bale in his picks for the Ballon D’Or. Ronaldo was eligible to vote as captain of the Portuguese national team, and he opted to rate French forward Benzema and Colombian sensation James above Welsh forward Bale, who scored a hat trick in new manager Zinedine Zidane’s first game in charge of Real.
It also gives an interesting insight into the relationship between the two players Continue reading
Gareth Bale played a starring role in Zinedine Zidane’s first game as Real Madrid manager, scoring three goals as Real triumphed 5-0 against Deportivo La Coruna Continue reading
Gareth Bale scored for Real in their 2-2 draw against Valencia on Sunday, also their first league game of 2016. Bale’s goal against Valencia came in the 82nd minute and put Real 2-1 ahead before Alcacer equalised for Los Che Continue reading
Gareth Bale scored four goals in Real Madrid’s thumping 10-2 win over Rayo Vallecano in La Liga on 20 December, 2015. Vallecano were reduced to nine men following two dismissals in the first half, and Bale, along with Benzema and Ronaldo, took full advantage as they together scored nine of Real’s 10 goals Continue reading