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Bale to 'Look Seriously' at Transfer Options

Tottenham winger Gareth Bale has said he will “look seriously” at any offers that come his way during the January transfer window, indicating that the 23-year-old may be on his way out of White Hart Lane.

“It would be nice to experience other leagues and other cultures,” Bale said following Tottenham’s 3-0 win away to Fulham on Saturday. “I’m not afraid to go abroad. If the time comes and a team that’s right comes in for me, then I’ll look at it seriously. I’ll see what happens.”

The Welshman’s comments came less than a week after Spurs coach Andre Villas-Boas hinted that the club would struggle to retain its star man, who has long been a transfer target of both Real Madrid and Barcelona in Spain. However, the big snag on any possible move is the fact that Bale only just signed a new four-year deal with Spurs over the summer. 

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