The forward, who has one more year of contract with the white club, continues to avoid rumors about his retirement and prefers to focus on the European Championship
The British team opens this Saturday against Switzerland
In any other summer event, Madrid would be attentive to see which player stands out to ask Florentino Pérez, but things have changed a lot in post-pandemic football. If, after the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, the businessman made his fans happy by dressing the emerging James Rodríguez in white, in this European Championship without Madridistas at La Roja the goal is for Gareth Bale to sign a good championship with Wales since his debut this Saturday against Switzerland (3:00 pm Four) to be able to place it or, even, so that its return to the Bernabéu does not suppose a disappointment for an eager fans of ‘mbappés’ and ‘haalands’.
The Welsh forward has one year left of a pharaonic contract with Madrid and his future, after a year on loan at Tottenham (first under José Mourinho and then Ryan Mason, remains unknown. “I know what I’m going to do. , but there would be chaos if I say so, “he said enigmatic a few weeks ago, after which some media pointed out that he could retire from professional football after the Eurocup. Although in his latest statements he has denied it, his answer remains the same as always: first, Gales. Then, according to that controversial flag, golf and Madrid, in that order.
A few months ago it seemed impossible, but with the arrival of Carlo Ancelotti it can no longer be ruled out that the attacker will return to the Bernabéu. If the long-awaited galactic signings do not arrive, the coach who made him an essential piece for the white scheme will have to try to return the illusion to Real Madrid with the recovery of the winger from Cardiff. Difficult mission for ‘Carletto’.
Repeat the feat of 2016
Gareth Bale, captain and all-time top scorer, was one of the most decisive players in the last France Euro 2016, with 3 goals in 6 matches that served Gales to stand out as a tournament revelation. They passed their group in the lead (ahead of England) and defeated Northern Ireland and the dreaded Belgium before falling in the semifinals against the champions Portugal.
This year, the ‘Red Dragons’ are isolated in Baku, their headquarters for the group stage. The Allen, Ramsey Y Bale, more and more veterans will try to get another round of 16 ticket in a group A with difficult prognosis, where they are paired with Turkey, Italy Y the Switzerland of the Xhaka, Shaqiri, Embolo and Seferovic, always present in the big tournaments but who sees a wall in the second round.
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Ancelotti, his supporter?
Bale’s season in the Tottenham It could give hope to the white fan for the next course. Statistics show that the Welshman has achieved the best average of goals (1.07 per game) of the Premier League, in which he has played most of the matches despite not being a starter. In fact it is pointed out that Ancelotti, upon arrival at Madrid, stopped the sales of players like Bale, Marco Asensio, or even Isco.
It was the Italian coach who requested the signing of the Welshman for him Madrid In the season 2013-14. Such was the insistence that Bale forced the situation with the Spurs and he was able to get Daniel Levy to give up his position as negotiator. “I know that Carlo Ancelotti he is a great coach, “said Bale before the final Euro 2020 preparation match in Gales against Albania (0-0).
“Now I am focused on our preparation and what is going to happen in the Eurocup. We will think later, “he wrote in a conversation with Sky Sports, without clarifying what will become of his future as a white player.