Transfers

Official: Tottenham confirm Gareth Bale and Sergio Reguilon signings

Jose Mourinho's side have announced the double swoop for two Real Madrid players to bolster their ranks

 
6:36pm on Saturday 19th September 2020
By
Martin Macdonald

Tottenham have announced the return of Gareth Bale on a one-year loan deal and the arrival of Sergio Reguilon on a five-year contract, with both players arriving from Real Madrid.

Bale left London for Spain in 2013 and helped Los Blancos win four Champions League titles, though has been surplus to requirements in his most recent season under Zinedine Zidane and had little chance of featuring in 2020/21.

As such Bale has chosen to return to English football, and it is believed that both Tottenham and Real Madrid will share equally his huge £600k per week salary.

As well as confirming the Bale deal, Tottenham also confirmed that left-back Reguilon has signed a deal until 2025.

The young defender was one of the stars of Sevilla's hugely successful run to the Europa League final in the summer, and the fee for his services is believed to be in the region of £25m, including add-ons.

Bale and Reguilon join Matt Doherty and Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg as Tottenham's key summer arrivals, as they look to bounce back from a demoralising 1-0 home defeat on the opening day of the season to Everton.

READ MORE:

Sergio Reguilon: Statistics, Career History and Player Position

Gareth Bale can still be great, and Tottenham is his home

Latest news

Standings

La Liga Table: Real Sociedad end weekend on top as Barca win

Real Sociedad end the weekend on top of the table as Barcelona eased the pressure on coach Ronald Koeman by beating Valencia.

  • 3 hours
Premier League

Premier League Table: Arsenal rely on Lacazette for late equaliser

Arsenal were lucky to escape defeat against Crystal Palace as Alexandre Lacazette scored late on to make it 2-2

  • 3 hours
Predicted XI

No Hazard or Bale? How Real Madrid could line up against Shakhtar Donetsk

Carlo Ancelotti will have to turn his Real Madrid side's Champions League campaign around with a tricky away trip to Ukraine

  • 8 hours
Predicted XI

Alisson and Fabinho to return? How Liverpool could line up against Atletico

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is hoping to call upon an almost fully fit squad for the club's Champions League trip to Madrid

  • 8 hours
Predicted XI

Grealish to return - How Man City could line up against Club Brugge

Manchester City will be hoping to bounce back in Europe from the loss against Paris Saint-Germain with a win in the Champions League

  • 8 hours
Predicted XI

Unchanged to keep unbeaten run? How Arsenal could line up against Crystal Palace

Mikel Arteta could name an unchanged Arsenal team in the hope they continue their current form against Crystal Palace.

  • 16 hours

Most read