Gareth Bale opens up on his move to Real Madrid


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.

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