Five ways Tottenham can make it harder for Real Madrid to sign Bale - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Recent reports from the Spanish press have suggested that Real Madrid have given up on the possibility of signing Gareth Bale from Tottenham Hotspur until next summer.
That’s superb news for Spurs because it gives them a unique chance to hang onto one of their best players and create a situation where it will become much more difficult for the Spanish giants to get their hand on their best player.
One of the most obvious ways that Tottenham can keep Bale from Real Madrid next summer is to qualify for the Champions League.
All top professionals want to play in the Champions League because it provides them with an opportunity to test themselves out against the very elite clubs and players from all over Europe.
Glen Hoddle recently called for Bale to be made captain and that extra level of responsibility and leadership makes him more valuable to the club....