Real Madrid has constantly been linked with the biggest names in the sport like Eden Hazard, Kylian Mbappe and Neymar among others after club legend Cristiano Ronaldo left to Italian powerhouse Juventus after nine extraordinary years.
Most of Real Madrid's players are in the United States, where they are set to play the last match of their USA tour against Italy's AS Rome at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey on August 8.
"There are players who have arrived in different preparation windows", he continued. To replace a player of that calibre, you would need to invest in two or three superb players to simultaneously strengthen the rest of the squad, but Real Madrid have neglected that plan of action.
Bale has to prove he can be the star player at a club of Madrid's stature. Ronaldo, meanwhile, won it four times in five years with Real Madrid.
If he wants to be the leader of this Madrid, he needs to be more efficient. Although Ronaldo will not play in the ICC, Juventus may be considered among the favorites to hoist the Champions League trophy next spring.More news: Trump blasts media at Pennsylvania rally
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Marca picked up on Friday that the famous number 7 had unfollowed the official Real Madrid account on Instagram - although he continues to follow former Real teammates such as Dani Carvajal and Marco Asensio.
"At this point I believe our club is very competitive and I'm looking forward to entering the season with what I have at my disposal".
It's a transfer saga that has rumbled on since the World Cup was done and dusted and now Christophe Henrotay, agent of Thibaut Courtois, has revealed that Real Madrid have made a concrete offer for their client.