Gareth Bale, the superstar of Real Madrid, found a new home in the United States..
Based on Tom Bogert of MLSsoccer, the 32-year-old winger is finalizing a deal with the Los Angeles FC of the MLS. The agreement with the club is going to reportedly run for twelve months and end up next June..
Bale is going to be a free agent at the end of the month, when his contract with Real Madrid is up for renewal.
He previously confirmed he will be leaving the Spanish leader after almost a decade in a farewell note posted on Twitter on June 1..
As a young man, I came here nine years ago to try and fulfill my wish to play for Real Madrid. In order to put on the perfect white kit, to wear the crest on my chest, to relax at the Santiago Bernabeu, to win titles and also to be a part of what it is so well known for, to win the Champions League. “now I am able to look back and reflect and say honestly that this dream turned into a reality and a lot more,” he wrote.
“To be part of the history of this club and also to attain what we attained while I was a Real Madrid player continues to be an amazing experience, and one I will never forget.”
Bale could play for LAFC as early as July 8.
Bale is one of the most successful players of his time, having won five Champions Leagues, four Club World Cups, three La Liga titles, and 3 Spanish Cups with Madrid. From 2013 to 22, he recorded 106 goals and 67 assists in 258 performances with the club.
Bale, who turns thirty three next month, likewise recently helped guide Wales to its first World Cup appearance in almost fifty years. He faces the men’s national team of the United States in a match in Qatar next November to begin play in Group B.
Currently LAFC is in its fifth season, which began with MLS play in 2018. The club currently sits at number one in the Western Conference with thirty points after 15 games.