Gareth Bale opens up on his move to Real Madrid

La Liga By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 12/09/2017

Gareth Bale opens up on his move to Real Madrid

Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale has opened up on his main reason why he made a switch to Real Madrid from Tottenham in the summer of 2013.

The welsh international has confirmed that the Croatian Playmaker Luka Modric was a major factor behind his own move from Spurs to Real Madrid, he reveals that the midfielder had a big say on his decision to quit White Hart Lane.

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"We played very well together at Tottenham," Bale told the Daily Mail. "He being here was a reason why I came to Madrid.

"I knew what a good player he was.

"I think it helped me settle in a lot quicker. Having someone to help you is massive especially with such a big move abroad."

Bale has been unable to rediscover his form for the past two season and he is also been jeered by the Bernabeu fans.