Gareth Bale announces his arrival at Los Angeles FC!

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It’s the end of an adventure for Gareth Bale: after nine seasons played in the jersey of Real Madrid, interspersed with a loan to Tottenham, the Welsh striker leaves the club of the Spanish capital at the end of the contract. While he was the most expensive transfer in the history of football when he arrived at Casa Blanca in the summer of 2013, the Dragons international had the very good (scorer in the Champions League final in 2014 and 2018) and the worst (repeated injuries), preventing him from regaining his best level.

If he had been able to revive his career with an interesting loan to Spurs, where he was the author of 16 goals and 3 assists in all competitions during the 2020/2021 financial year, the 32-year-old player was the victim of several glitches. physical the following season, playing only 5 small matches in La Liga for 1 goal. A situation that Real Madrid could no longer manage, who decided not to extend his contract within five months of the 2022 World Cup…

Global Goal in Qatar

And after qualifying their nation for their first appearance in international competition since 1958, the Dragon with 106 caps (39 goals) was determined to find a new club to keep up the pace. This is why he has just signed with Los Angeles FC for a year, with an 18-month extension option attached to his contract. He will not occupy a designated player spot in the California franchise’s squad, and is the second signing to come from Europe this summer after Italian central defender Giorgio Chiellini.

While we were waiting for an official press release from the Major League Soccer franchise, it was the main concerned himself who put an end to all suspense by tweeting a video of him in his new colors. The club from the west of the United States then responded to his post with a small emoji. A few months before the World Cup in Qatar, Gareth Bale will therefore try to give a boost to his career by living the American dream.

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