Found August 30, 2013 on Fox Soccer:
PLAYERS: Gareth Bale
Tottenham has reached an agreement with Dutch club Ajax for Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen, its third signing of the day as Spurs prepare for the imminent departure of star winger Gareth Bale. The 21-year-old Eriksen has widely been touted as one of the most talented young midfielders in Europe and has already earned 37 caps for Denmark, having scored 33 goals in 161 games for Ajax since joining the club in 2008. Ajax said the deal was worth up to 13.5 million euros. The signing comes after Tottenham already announced deals Friday for Romania center back Vlad Chiriches and Argentina forward Erik Lamela. Bale's move to Real Madrid is expected to be announced before the transfer window closes on Monday.

Real Madrid agree Bale terms

Gareth Bale's record-breaking move from Tottenham to Real Madrid is expected to be confirmed later on Sunday, according to reports. A deal for Bale was thrashed out late on Saturday night and the 24-year-old is expected to be presented to the Madrid fans on Monday. Sky Sports reporter Kaveh Solhekol confirmed the long-running saga which has dominated the summer is likely to...

Gareth Bale Joins Real Madrid, Reportedly Becomes Most Expensive Soccer Player in History

LONDON – Spanish giants Real Madrid have confirmed the signing of Tottenham superstar Gareth Bale, bringing an end to the long-running saga. Madrid announced that Bale has signed a six-year contract, and a person familiar with the deal said the fee was a world-record €100 million ($132 million). The person spoke on condition of anonymity because financial details are not being...

The Team That Tottenham Hotspur Bought, All For the Price of Just One Gareth Bale

The Gareth Bale transfer saga was always going to be the biggest story of the summer. Ever since Real Madrid showed interest in the Welsh star, any news of his potential transfer dominated headlines across England. While the football world has been wrapped up in in speculation around Bale, Tottenham as a club certainly haven’t. It seems as though they have been preparing themselves...

Bale's lawyers in Spain to finalise Real Madrid deal

Gareth Bale's proposed world-record transfer from Tottenham to Real Madrid is inching towards completion with Welshman's lawyers having arrived in the Spanish capital to put the finishing touches to the deal. Bale's lawyers Inigo Landa and Melvyn Grantz met Blancos representatives on Friday to thrash out the remaining details of the 24-year-old's hefty contract....

Gareth Bale joins Real Madrid

Spanish giants Real Madrid have confirmed the signing of Tottenham superstar Gareth Bale, bringing an end to the long-running saga. Real Madrid released a statement on their official website on Sunday evening which read: "Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur have reached an agreement for the transfer of Gareth Bale, who will be contracted to the club for the next six seasons....

Will Gareth Bale deal to Real Madrid go to the last day?

Will Gareth Bale deal to Real Madrid go to the last day? - originally posted on Tottenham forward Gareth Bale signing for La Liga giants Real Madrid has already become one of the most long-winded summer sagas in recent years, but reports are suggesting the deal could now be wrapped up later today. ‘My understanding is there has been a breakthrough. Gareth Bale is...

Gareth Bale Fact Box

Highlights in the career of Gareth Bale, who completed his transfer to Real Madrid from Tottenham on Sunday: 1989 - Born July 16 in Cardiff, Wales. 2005 - Joins Southampton as a trainee, playing as a left back. 2006 - At 16 years and 315 days, becomes Wales' youngest ever international when he comes off the bench in a friendly against Trinidad & Tobago. Makes his first...

Breaking News: Tottenham Agree Massive Deal With Real Madrid for Gareth Bale

Gareth Bale has officially joined Real Madrid. After a long, agonizing summer of “will he or won’t he” join the Spanish giants, Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid have inked a major deal to send the Welsh attacking midfielder to the Bernabeu. The transfer marks an important milestone in the British game with one of the most exciting young prospects moving to Spain to better...

Real Madrid confirm signing of Gareth Bale in reported €100m deal

Real Madrid have confirmed the signing of Gareth Bale with the fee thought to be a world record figure of €100m (£86m) which would surpass the £80m fee that Real Madrid paid for Cristiano Ronaldo back in 2009. Bale has signed a six-year deal thought to be worth in excess of £300000 per week and will be unveiled as a Madrid player tomorrow at the Santiago Bernabéu. Bale released...

Gareth Bale finally signs for Real Madrid

Gareth Bale finally signs for Real Madrid - originally posted on It was the news Tottenham fans were fearing and expecting, and the news Real Madrid fans were licking their lips over, but Tottenham forward Gareth Bale has finally signed for La Liga giants Real Madrid – reportedly keeping him at the Spanish club until 2019. According to BBC Sport, the Wales international...

Real Madrid Agree Personal Terms With Gareth Bale

Real Madrid edged a giant step closer to securing the transfer of Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Gareth Bale today by agreeing personal terms with the Welshman, according to the BBC. BBC chief sports correspondent Dan Roan said: “While discussions in Madrid have taken some days, it’s important to stress this was always a formality. “The agreement over personal terms has no bearing...

Real Madrid agrees to Bale terms

Gareth Bale's record-breaking move from Tottenham to Real Madrid is expected to be confirmed later on Sunday, according to reports.

Spurs seal £30m Lamela deal... and defender Chiriches arrives for £8.5m

Tottenham have confirmed the £30million signing of Roma star Erik Lamela. The Argentina forward had a medical on Thursday and will be one of the candidates to fill the void when Gareth Bale departs. Earlier on Friday Spurs sealed an £8.5m deal for Romania defender Vlad Chiriches from side Steaua Bucharest. Both will be available for Sunday's north London derby against Arsenal...

Carlo Ancelotti is unfazed by Gareth Bale saga

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti says he is not frustrated by the delay in sealing Gareth Bale’s transfer and is focused on preparing for today’s La Liga match at home to Athletic Bilbao. Confirmation of Bale’s big-money move to Spain from Tottenham Hotspur has appeared imminent for several days with the Wales international’s presentation at the Bernabeu tipped to take place on Monday.

Tottenham make an offer for Christian Eriksen

Tottenham make an offer for Christian Eriksen - originally posted on Soccerlens.comTottenham are looking to add a creative spark to their midfield after the North London outfit were given permission to speak to the Ajax midfielder, Christian Eriksen. Spurs have been chasing the youngster for a while and have stepped up their chase for the Dane, as the North Londoners are poised...
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