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Gareth Bale Tempted By £130million Real Madrid Offer: Nightly Soccer Report

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Tottenham Hotspur could be tempted by a £80million offer from Real Madrid for Gareth Bale. That’s according to a seemingly incredulous article in The Sun newspaper tonight. Believe it not or believe it maybe.

Up until this point today, I’ve purposely steered away from the speculation in the Spanish media this morning that Marca had reported that Real Madrid were close to finalizing a six-year deal for Bale. The paper reported that Bale has asked to leave Tottenham and that he wants to sign with Real Madrid.

Whether it’s true or not, it’s impossible to know right now. Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas says that Bale will not be sold. But if an offer of £80million came in, no club would pass that offer up.

According to The Sun, Real Madrid are willing to offer Tottenham £80million for Bale, while Los Blancos would pay Bale £51million over the length of his six-year contract — for a whopping total of £130million.

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12 Responses to Gareth Bale Tempted By £130million Real Madrid Offer: Nightly Soccer Report

  1. rob says:

    You say you wony address spanish papers but then you quote The Sun? LOL come on man

  2. Yespage says:

    I’ll take ridiculous articles that shouldn’t even be linked to due to how utterly baseless they are for $400 Alex.

  3. Christopher Harris says:

    Marca/The Sun have been right on big transfer stories in the past, so let’s see this one unfold to determine if they were right on the money or not.

    • Yespage says:

      I don’t see Messi being worth 80 million pounds, forget Bale. That is just absurd.

      Besides, if it were true, this would be article about Bale moving to Real Madrid on a transfer, not merely a rumor.

  4. Derrick says:

    Throw in Mesut Ozil, and I’ll personally carry Bale’s bags to Spain.

  5. Dust says:

    What a load of garbage, the headline from the sun and echoed here is based off what? Where and to who has bake said he is tempted?

    Marca and the sun are wrotng way way more than they are right….

    There is more chance of Suarez going to Farsenal than this happening…

    Where’s the article quoting Bale saying how excited he is to continue working with AVB? Oh that’s not news because its factual?

  6. No_Lie says:

    Marca and The Sun! LOLOLOLOLOL!!!

  7. Nelson says:

    Bale’s n

  8. Br|an says:

    Wow, these figures are insane. 80 million for Bale?!

  9. Kagawa26 says:

    I have to say if this true then this is should serve as an example of how to go bankrupt.

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