EU Parliament Member Daniel Dalton

"If taxpayers' money was used to underwrite the Gareth Bale transfer deal then this is something the EU should investigate."

-- British Member of the European Union Parliament Daniel Dalton, who wants an investigation into Gareth Bale's $111.25 million move from Tottenham Hotspur to Real Madrid in 2013. Dalton and other MEPs want the EU to find out if the transfer was supported by Spanish banks that had been bailed out by European Union taxpayers. (Reuters)

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