Karim Benzema is an enigmatic player that divides opinion across the world. While no one doubts his ability, many believe that he is not cut-out to be the main man at a club the stature of Real Madrid. The 31-year-old has spent a decade in Spain but is yet to receive the same adulation given to strikers that came before him despite winning more.
This is surprising given that Benzema is the fifth highest goalscorer in Champions League history behind Ronaldo, Messi, Raul and Ruud Van Nistelrooy.
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Gareth Bale has to copy the style of Cristiano Ronaldo in order to save his career in Real Madrid, as per his former boss of Wales named John Toshack. John, who handed over Gareth his international debut in the year 2006, believes that the Welshman should step up as a replacement for Cristiano Ronaldo at Real Madrid.
He admitted that injuries have played their own part in restricting the winger (pacey) during his era at the Bernabeu, where John had 2 spells as the manager between the year 1989 and 1999. But he has also urged that the 29-year-old player have to become puissant on the way the club of Real Madrid play and thereafter look to dictate their own play as Cristiano did before his departure to the club of Juventus.
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“Bale Es Fantastico”, Santiago Solari the interim coach of Real Madrid said, on Saturday, it took him off in the 71st minute opposite Real Valladolid. Madrid was moving towards the draw of the 0-0 draw at their home Santiago Bernabeu and was looking for inspiration and then it was number 11, the Bale number that came up, from the fans, departed to whistles, even if Solari, possibly deliberately could have left him being switched by Vinicius Junior directly.
Nevertheless, the young player came in two minutes after that and brought the difference. He placed some wonderful shots that gave the lead to Madrid. Solari said, “Gareth will score Another day and that day everyone will enjoy and celebrate.” But those immediate to criticize Bale are again circling before the trip to Viktoria Plzen on Wednesday in the Champions League.
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Wales national football team coach Ryan Giggs says Gareth Bale could go on to become Cristiano Ronaldo’s replacement at Real Madrid. The player scored his third goal in three games to help the La Liga giant maintain their 100 per cent record this season post Ronaldo.
The Manchester United legend said Bale can handle even bigger tasks. The 29-year old has grown in the spotlight after five years in Spain so he should be comfortable with whatever is thrown his way, Giggs opines.
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Real Madrid attacker Gareth Bale has admitted that there was a sense of frustration of not starting regularly prior to his heroics in the Champions League heroics against Liverpool. The Wales international was brought onto the field when the scores were level at 1-1 but he changed the tide of the game with a man of the match brace which included a sensational overhead kick.
Speaking in a Q&A session in Cardiff, Bale relieved the moment saying: “I was frustrated, I’ve said before, not to start the game. But I knew I was capable of being involved in the game and I was. It was great to get the goal, pure emotion. It’s just kind of one of those things that you don’t think about, you just react to it.I’ve always wanted to score a bicycle kick. To do it on such an occasion was the place to do it.I kind of just went on holiday afterwards and tried to disconnect, so I haven’t watched it too many times. If you don’t try these things, they never come off.”
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Former Wales head coach Chris Coleman has said that it is impossible to guess whether Gareth Bale will stay put at Real Madrid beyond the summer. The Wales international has been tipped to pursue a potential move away from the Bernabeu in the transfer window with Manchester United and Bayern Munich identified as his prime admirers.
Speaking to Sky Sports News, Coleman indicated that Bale is content with proceedings at the European champions but he can’t assure of the Welshman’s stay beyond the ongoing transfer window, he said: “Players always have something to prove but I think whatever he decides on, wherever his future is – and it could still be Real Madrid next season or it could be somewhere else – he’s done a fantastic job with Madrid. I know he is happy there and has been happy there but it is impossible to tell what the future holds for anybody.”
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