Saturday, August 31, 2013
Gareth Bale's boots are in the post
While the world awaits confirmation about Gareth Bale's world-record transfer from Tottenham Hotspur to Real Madrid seems the cat may already be out the bag. It was revealed in a Spanish paper a package containing a pair of his football boots. arrived on Friday (30th Aug) at the Primera Division club's training base in Valdebebas. The Welsh Wizard, Bale has been the subject of intense transfer speculation all summer, with Real Madrid locked in negotiations with Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy for weeks, as the two parties continue to wrangle over the fee. Just as negotiations appear to be entering the final stages a DHL Express Company package addressed to Bale from his boot-makers Adidas arrived at Real Madrid. Will it have Return to Sender stamped on it ? We may need to wait until the Monday transfer deadline to find out.