ESPN FC, Friday, August 16, 2013 1:52 PM
Increasingly, Real Madrid’s move for Gareth Bale
is being questioned in Spain. Especially after reports claiming the entire transfer, including fees and salary, would amount to
Real’s huge debts have led many to question the move, while others wonder where the swashbuckling winger would fit into coach Carlo Ancelotti’s
While Real-supporting paper Marca
on Friday said it is certain the transfer will happen,
, another pro-Madrid publication, features a
piece from editor Alfredo Relano
expressing his concerns about the transfer.
"As the days pass, it seems Bale's signing for Madrid comes closer and closer in an inexorable
way, and each day I hear more doubts,” Relano wrote. “Doubts about the price, above all, and for the little need to make the signing."
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