On September 19th, 2020, Tottenham Hotspur officially announced the return of Gareth Bale on a season-long loan from Real Madrid. After establishing himself as a top-level player during his initial six years in London, the Welshman departed England for Spain’s capital in 2013. Despite winning numerous titles, Bale’s deteriorating relationship with Zinedine Zidane resulted in the attacker returning to his beloved Spurs. So, let’s take a look at whether the 2020-21 season can help Bale to revive his top-flight career. Continue reading
The Gareth Bale to Manchester United rumours are again gaining momentum after the Red Devils suffered a setback in their attempt to sign Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund. With it looking increasingly likely that Sancho will stay in the Bundesliga for 2020/21, United have now started to look at other targets, and Bale 31, is one of them.
Bale has himself said in the past that he is open to interest from other Premier League clubs and will leave Real Madrid if the right offer does come in.
Would a loan deal be possible? Potentially a stop gap arrangement for this season till United re-ignite their interest in Sancho next year?
At the age of 31, Gareth Bale still has a lot of football left in his career. Cristiano Ronaldo has proved he can still deliver at the highest level into his mid-30s and there is no reason why his former teammate can’t do the same.
Now is a good time to look back at Bale’s incredible career to highlight three of his best performances.
Premier League- West Ham v Tottenham – February 2013 Continue reading