Originally written on Soccerlens  |  Last updated 6/5/13
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Who will control the Gareth Bale money at Tottenham Hotspur? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Real Madrid president Florentino Perez says the Spanish club wouldn’t have a problem paying £100 million for Gareth Bale because they view him as an investment over anything else. That would be a new world record fee for any player in the history of football and a huge amount of cash which Spurs would benefit from, enjoy and be able to re-invest in the club. It leads to the question of who exactly would be responsible for the spending of that money; Andre Villas-Boas, Daniel Levy or a Damien Comolli type figure. “Regarding the figures spoken about Bale, players are neither cheap nor expensive, but an investment. Most expensive players are those that can be classified as an investment because, if they are very good, they produce a return,” Perez told Punto Pelota. The manager is the man who will create the list of players he wants, which he takes to the chairman to see if the club can a...
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