Real Madrid prepare to unveil Gareth Bale

By the state of the Santiago Bernabéu in Madrid, it suggests that a deal with Tottenham’s Gareth Bale is imminent. According to the Daily Mirror a platform has been erected at the stadium as Real Madrid finally prepare themselves for the arrival of 24-year-old Welshman.

Reports suggest that Bale is set for a world record £85 million transfer, with a deal thought to be only hours away from completion.More on the Gareth Bale transfer

Tottenham want David Villa so Gareth Bale doesn’t leave

Tottenham Hotspur coach André villas-Boas is willing to table an offer of 14.5Million euros for . Tottenham need a player to add more firepower as they have relied too much on Welsh wonder Gareth Bale this season. It appears that Villa is also being courted by rival North Londoners Arsenal and Atletico Madrid. More on Tottenham’s bid for David Villa