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Gareth Bale admits that the jeers he has received from his own supporters at Real Madrid have done his fragile confidence few favours.

Gareth Bale admits Real Madrid jeers rocked his confidence

The Wales international initially endeared himself to a demanding fan base after completing a record-breaking transfer from Tottenham in 2013. Having helped to deliver major silverware for Real, with a useful habit of scoring in finals, Bale appeared destined to enjoy a positive spell in Spain.
Thiago Alcantara may be an “unbelievable” player, concedes Jose Enrique, but that does not make the Bayern Munich midfielder the “best fit” for Liverpool.

Bayern Munich star offered to Real Madrid

Bayern is asking for 30-35 million euros which is a fee that is quoted for Liverpool, Real Madrid is linked with a move for Eduardo Camavinga and Paul Pogba, the Rennes midfielder is also linked with a move to Bayern Munich but he is likely to wait until 2021.
Toni Kroos recognises Gareth Bale’s marginal role at Real Madrid is “unsatisfactory for everyone”.

Toni Kroos describes Bale’s Madrid situation as ’unsatisfactory’

Wales winger Bale made just 16 LaLiga appearances, including only 12 starts, and scored twice as Madrid won the title this season, ending Barcelona’s recent run of dominance in Spain.
Gareth Bale will not leave Real Madrid this summer, according to his agent Jonathan Barnett, who says the best players in the world do not go out on loan.

Gareth Bale will not leave Real Madrid – agent

Gareth Bale "will not leave Real Madrid" this summer, according to his agent Jonathan Barnett, who says "the best players in the world do not go out on loan".
Real Madrid’s Welsh forward Gareth Bale reacts after missing a goal oportunity during the Spanish league football match between Athletic Club Bilbao and Real Madrid CF at the San Mames stadium in Bilbao on September 15, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / LLUIS GENE

Real Madrid fans vote Gareth Bale as worst player of the season

Real Madrid’s goalkeeper, defence and midfield are back to their best, but in my opinion, they need to offer their French talisman more support up top if they want to improve further
Two goals from Karim Benzema helped Madrid secure a tenth win in a row, securing their 34th LaLiga crown.

Real Madrid president rules out big summer signings as La Liga champions delay spending...

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez claims there will be no big spending by the newly-crowned La Liga champions in the next transfer window, with plans to sign “the best” put on hold.
England have announced a friendly against Wales at Wembley on October 8.

England announce friendly against Wales at Wembley in October

Gareth Southgate's side will take on their cross-border rivals behind closed doors in their first home game of 2020, with the game kicking off at 8pm local time.
Zinedine Zidane insists Gareth Bale's reluctance to leave Real Madrid is causing no consternation at the La Liga club.

Zinedine Zidane: No issues with Gareth Bale, James Rodriguez

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane insists there are no issues between him and either Gareth Bale or James Rodriguez.
Real Madrid’s Welsh forward Gareth Bale reacts after missing a goal oportunity during the Spanish league football match between Athletic Club Bilbao and Real Madrid CF at the San Mames stadium in Bilbao on September 15, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / LLUIS GENE

Dimitar Berbatov advises Gareth Bale to leave Real Madrid

Former Bulgaria striker Dimitar Berbatov believes Gareth Bale’s time with Real Madrid is up after his disrespectful behaviour during his team’s 2-0 win over Alaves in La Liga on Saturday.
The great form of Vinicius Junior in recent matches has forced Zinedine Zidane to change his system to accommodate both the Brazilian and Eden Hazard.

Vinicius Junior form forces Zinedine Zidane to change Real Madrid system

The great form of Vinicius Junior in recent matches has forced Zinedine Zidane to change his system to accommodate both the Brazilian and Eden Hazard.
Tottenham head coach Jose Mourinho. (Photo by Chloe Knott - Danehouse-Getty Images)

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho wants five new players

The Londoners will, therefore, look to tap into the free-agent and loan market to get their reinforcements. The approach is understandable given the current financial stress.
Real Madrid defeated Real Mallorca 2-0 at the Alfredo di Stefano Stadium on Wednesday to return to the top of the La Liga table.

La Liga: Real Madrid return to top of the summit

Real Madrid defeated Real Mallorca 2-0 at the Alfredo di Stefano Stadium on Wednesday to return to the top of the La Liga table.
Gareth Bale is “not ecstatic” at Real Madrid, admits his agent Jonathan Barnett, but the Wales international has “never asked to leave” the La Liga giants.

Gareth Bale faults critics of golf hobby

In spite of winning four Champions League titles with Real, and scoring crucial goals in three finals, Bale still divides opinion in Spain due to a perceived lack of commitment as well as poor injury record, which the Spanish media have often blamed on his passion for playing golf in his spare time.
Anthony Joshua celebrates victory over Andy Ruiz Jr. Richard Heathcote-Getty Images 3

Anthony Joshua ranks second-richest sportsperson in UK

World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua has been ranked the second-richest sportsperson in the United Kingdom.
Anthony Joshua celebrates victory over Andy Ruiz Jr. Richard Heathcote-Getty Images 3

Anthony Joshua’s net worth rises by £58m after historic year

The 30-year-old net worth stands at £107m after a successful campaign in 2019 that was him recaptured the WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight titles following a shocking defeat to Andy Ruiz Jr in their first fight.
December 7 is now being suggested as the new date for the El Clasico between between Barcelona and Real Madrid at Camp Nou.

Barcelona, Real Madrid plan 30% player wage cuts

Barcelona and Real Madrid are both planning to reduce their first team squad salaries by 30% ahead of the 2020-21 La Liga season.
Real Madrid are planning to release Reinier Jesus for loan next season.

Real Madrid tested ahead of LaLiga return

Real Madrid’s first team squad returned to Valdebebas on Wednesday to take their tests for Covid-19 ahead of a possible return to LaLiga action.
Barcelona’s Argentine forward Lionel Messi arrives to undergo coronavirus tests at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper in Sant Joan Despi near Barcelona on May 6, 2020. – Barcelona have confirmed their players will undergo coronavirus tests as La Liga’s clubs begin restricted training ahead of the proposed resumption of the season next month. (Photo by LLUIS GENE / AFP)

Barcelona, Real Madrid players begin virus testing

Players at Barcelona and Real Madrid started to undergo coronavirus tests on Wednesday as La Liga clubs planned to return to restricted training ahead of the proposed resumption of the season next month.

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