WALES star Gareth Bale had his most successful spell for Real Madrid in his illustrious career.
Bale, 33, joined Los Blancos from Tottenham Hotspur in 2013 before winning five Champions League titles during his time in Spain.
Gareth Bale has scored 106 goals in 258 games for Real Madrid[/caption]
The winger had a tumultuous spell throughout his La Liga time and was criticized for celebrating Wales’ Euro 2020 qualifiers with the ‘Wales, Golf, Mardid in that order’ flag.
Nonetheless, Carlo Ancelotti was keen for the Welsh star to receive a warm welcome when he left Real Madrid on a free transfer late last season.
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There has been a lot of speculation about where Bale would go when his contract with Madrid expires.
His former club spent a season at Spurs in 2020 and remained an option despite rumors of a possible retirement.
However, with Wales qualifying for the 2022 World Cup, Bale decided against retiring and the search for a new club began.
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Cardiff City were favorites to secure his signature as it was believed the winger could return to Wales to end his playing career.
However, surprisingly, Bale was named as a new LAFC player when he decided to join the MLS side.
Still in California, Bale plies his trade for LAFC and has played 12 times, scoring twice for Steve Cherundolo’s side.