Gareth Bale should rejoin Tottenham Hotspur, says ex-Real Madrid president Ramon Calderon


Spanish media reacted angrily to a controversial Bale banner Gareth Bale held as Wales notorious reaching Euro 2020

Aged Staunch Madrid president Ramon Calderon believes a return to Tottenham Hotspur would per chance well be the excellent choice to Gareth Bale’s troubles in Spain.

Calderon expects Bale, 30, to be booed at the Bernabeu after he notorious Wales’ Euro 2020 qualification at the serve of a flag asserting “Wales. Golf. Madrid. In that specify”.

Calderon says if Bale knew what used to be written on the flag it used to be “childish”.

Transferring to Spurs “would per chance well be a genuine solution for everybody”, added Calderon.

Aged Staunch supervisor Jose Mourinho has succeeded Mauricio Pochettino as Spurs supervisor and Calderon believes Bale would per chance return to north London, the build he spent six seasons ahead of his then-world memoir cross to Madrid in 2013.

“Or no longer it’s honest that Mourinho likes the participant,” Calderon suggested BBC Radio Wales. “He mentioned that in 2017 when he tried to ticket (him) for Manchester United and Staunch Madrid made up our minds to extend the contract of Gareth Bale.

“I buy in mind him asserting ‘if he is by the exit door, I will be ready on the diversified aspect’, so per chance it be an answer.”

‘The allege is there aren’t any affords’

Bale has been criticised in Spain for his be pleased of golf and for prioritising Wales over his club.

The four-time Champions League winner got here shut to becoming a member of Chinese aspect Jiangsu Suning in July handiest for Staunch to call off the transfer.

Requested whether Bale is now destined to cross on, Calderon added: “The allege is there aren’t any affords.

READ ALSO  Tour de France 2019: Stage 20 cut by 71km because of landslides and weather warnings

“It took home final summer season when (Staunch supervisor Zinedine) Zidane mentioned the sooner he leaves, the upper. I mediate he used to be fairly fed up with the scenario. It appears that handiest one club from China wanted to ticket him.

“The wage is high, that is one other allege. Or no longer it will be one thing that the club, the agent and the participant must seize.”

Bale has been carefully criticised within the Spanish press over the flag celebration, which adopted Wales’ decisive 2-0 buy over Hungary on Tuesday.

There used to be additionally consternation in Spain over Bale’s return to Wales lag in Azerbaijan final Saturday, as he had no longer performed for Staunch since selecting up an injure while along with his nation within the October global rupture.

“We procure no longer if he knew what used to be on that banner,” Calderon mentioned.

“If he knew, it be sure that this used to be one thing childish but per chance he didn’t.

“Likely he used to be occupied with the celebrations with diversified group-mates and he did that unwittingly, no longer seeking to offend anyone or disrespect anyone. The allege is that image has added gasoline to the fire.

“You would also can buy in mind that for followers it be fairly odd. They’re livid for the explanation that participant has long previous round 50 days without taking part in for Staunch Madrid, lacking six suits, after which all at present they own considered him taking part in for Wales – thoroughly by the manner.

READ ALSO  Australia v Bangladesh - in-play clips, radio & text

“That is been really the allege, no longer genuine the banner but a aggregate of things.”

Press has been ‘very merciless’

Calderon, who used to be Staunch president between 2006 and 2009, says Bale ought to silent query a icy reception when he returns to club duty.

“I’m optimistic when he appears at the Bernabeu on the pitch, there will be of us booing him and no longer accepting what he did,” he mentioned.

“Also the clicking has been very merciless in many suggestions, having the front pages on this area. That is additionally the allege.

“He has been apprehensive and introverted, no longer speaking with the clicking.

“The followers have not been in a web page to know what he thinks because he doesn’t train a single notice of Spanish.”

Read More