BALE ABSENT FOR BIG LEVANTE WIN

Welshman Gareth Bale was a major absentee for Real Madrid as the 13-time European champions returned to winning ways on style on the back of the Madrid Derby defeat at the hands of Atletico Madrid whom they replaced as La Liga champions. Atletico Madrid had won their first La Liga title in seven years last season, while replacing Real Madrid and the reigning Champions League finalists have returned the favour to their city rivals this season. Real Madrid are back to winning ways thanks to the 6-0 thumping of Levante at home on Thursday night.


Gareth Bale has been missing from the Real Madrid squad since the end of last month due to a back problem. He has missed the last four Real Madrid games in all competitions as a result of the injury. Continue reading

BALE FAVOURS SPANISH FOOTBALL STAY – REPORT

Gareth Bale is reportedly keen on staying in Spanish football at the end of his spell at Real Madrid. This is is according to the report from popular Spanish TV station El Chiringuito TV. Welshman Bale has a few months left on his contract at Real Madrid and he will leave the club when his contract expires this summer.

Real Madrid made Gareth Bale the most expensive player when they signed him from Premier League outfit Tottenham Hotspur in the summer of 2013. The 13-time European champions paid around €100m to secure his signature. Gareth Bale was a key player for Real Madrid in one of themost successful eras at the club. The Welsh internationalwas anintegral part of the Real Madrid squad that won four Champions League titles in five seasons. Continue reading

BALE FAVOURS SPANISH FOOTBALL STAY – REPORT

Gareth Bale is reportedly keen on staying in Spanish football at the end of his spell at Real Madrid. This is is according to the report from popular Spanish TV station El Chiringuito TV. Welshman Bale has a few months left on his contract at Real Madrid and he will leave the club when his contract expires this summer.

Real Madrid made Gareth Bale the most expensive player when they signed him from Premier League outfit Tottenham Hotspur in the summer of 2013. The 13-time European champions paid around €100m to secure his signature. Gareth Bale was a key player for Real Madrid in one of themost successful eras at the club. The Welsh internationalwas anintegral part of the Real Madrid squad that won four Champions League titles in five seasons. Continue reading

BALE MISSES EL CLASICO THRASHING

Welshman Gareth Bale was a major absentee for Real Madrid during their El Clasico encounter with Barcelona in the Spanish La Liga last weekend. The Wales national team star was absent from the Real Madrid squad as they were thumped 4-0 at home by Barcelona.


Smarting from booking a place in the Europa League quarterfinals with a 2-1 aggregate win over Turkish giants Galatasaray, Catalan outfit Barcelona took the lead just before the hour mark in the latest El Clasico played on Sunday. The recipient of the first goal of the game at the Estadio Santiago Bernebeu was in-form Pierre-EmerickAubameyang who converted the cross from French winger OusmaneDembele via a header. Barcelona made it two goals in nine minutes when Ronald Araujo doubled their advantage with another header from a corner kick taken by the aforementioned Dembele. The goals from Aubameyang and Araujo gave Catalan giants Barcelona a two-goal lead at the end of the first 45 minutes. Continue reading

NO RIFT WITH BALE, HAZARD

Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti has said that he has no issues with the duo of Gareth Bale and Eden Hazard who have played limited roles for him since he was named as the replacement for Frenchman Zinedine Zidane last summer for his second managerial spell at the club. Ancelotti talked about Bale and Hazard in a news conference on Wednesday ahead of the Spanish Copa Del Rey clash with Elche away from home on the following day. He also confirmed that both Eden Hazard and Gareth Bale were fit for the game. On their limited roles, Ancelotti said he chooses the team as manager and that he can’t keep everybody happy with playing time including the two aforementioned ex-Premier League stars.

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Belgian international Eden Hazard has not played much this season mainly due to the form of younger talents such as Vinicius Junior, Rodrygo Goes and Marco Asensio on the wings. He was an unused substitute in the last three Real Madrid games before the Elche game on Thursday. Those three games include the wins over Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao in the Spanish Super Cup semi-final and Spanish Super Cup final respectively.
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BALE RETURNS TO WALES SQUAD

Real Madrid attacker Gareth Bale made his return to the Wales squad during the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Belarus at the weekend. The Welsh fans were delighted to have him back in their quest to seal a place at the World Cup tournament next year.

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Gareth Bale was named in the Wales starting XI for the Belarus game on his return from a two-month injury layoff. The Real Madrid star had missed the last two months due to a hamstring problem. Gareth Bale had notplayed since the September international break.His first game back from injury was against Belarus.
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BALE TO MISS SHAKTHAR CLASH

Welshman Gareth Bale is one of several Real Madrid players who are on course to miss the crucial Champions League clash with Ukrainian side Shakthar Donetsk away from home on Tuesday night. Gareth Bale has been injured since last month though a return is in sight according to various reports in the media.


Bale has been missing for over a month due to a hamstring injury picked up in Real Madrid training and reports claimed that the middle of next month as been pencilled down as the return period for the Welsh international as long as the former Southampton and Tottenham Hotspur attacker don’t suffer a setback in his recovery.
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BALE VOWS TO SUPPORT HIS TEAMMATES AGAINST RACISM

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Racism is undoubtedly one of the diseases that have been plaguing humanity for several decades and sadly, it is still existing even today. Not only in sport, but there are also people who, even in the real world show and express acts of racism in several disgusting and unacceptable ways. Football is one of the biggest sports in the world and of course, it also has to battle with, and tackle the racism problem. There have been several cases of racism chants and other forms directed at football players from fans (both own and rival fans) and while there are moves to curb it, unfortunately, it still prevails and it keeps affecting the beautiful game as well as other sports.

One of the most recent cases of racism was the one that happened to three players of the England national team. Arsenal star Bukayo Saka and Manchester United duo Marcus Rashford and Jadon Sancho were all attacked with racist abuses by fans after they missed their kicks of the penalty shootout that saw them lose the UEFA Euros final against Italy some weeks ago. Even after then, there have been some other notable cases and some other E gland players also experienced the same thing in their recent World Cup Qualifying game against Hungary. Continue reading

BALE LOSES SIGNATURE NUMBER

Welshman Gareth Bale has lost his signature number 11 upon his return to Real Madrid. Bale was away from Real Madrid last season after he was forced to go out on loan due to the lack of playing time in the previous season.

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Bale returned to Tottenham Hotspur on a season-long loan last summer after he was partially frozen out of the first team at Real Madrid under French manager Zinedine Zidane.
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DOES BALE HAVE A FUTURE AT MADRID?

Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale may not have a future at the club next season as rumors continue to loom around him. The Welsh winger was deemed surplus to requirements at the Santiago Bernabeu last season by former manager Zinedine Zidane following reports that he had a fall-out with the French manager.

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Bale has often said in the past that all he wants to do is to play football, but he has not had that chance to perform for the Galacticos in recent months. Before sealing a loan move to England to join Tottenham Hotspur, Bale was relegated to the substitute’s bench and was no longer used by Zidane for reasons best known to him. When asked what the matter was, Zidane said that he was only focused on choosing the set of players he deems fit to play for the club at every point in time and before every single match.
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