Gareth Bale is heartbroken after Thibaut Courtois revealed dressing room secret that has led to the nickname ‘the golfer’
Courtois recently disclosed that Real Madrid squad members have branded Bale ‘The Golfer’ – The 29-year-old is also mad with the Spanish media for reporting him negatively Gareth Bale is unhappy with Thibaut Courtois for revealing dressing room secret that has led to the nickname ‘the golfer’. According to UK Sun report, the 29-year-old is also mad with the Spanish media for reporting him negatively, since moving to the Spanish topflight from the Premier League throughout his time with the La Liga giants.
Over the weekend, Bale netted a late winner from the spot in their 2-1 win at Levante but refused celebrating with teammate Lucas Vazquez. Later, he accepted applauds from Dani Carvajal and Luka Modric, but refused explaining why he ignored others. Catalan press suggest Bale is furious with goalkeeper Courtois and defender Marcelo. The ex-Chelsea goalie hinted recently that Bale is usually on his own and hardly mix-up with other teammates hence squad members nicknamed him ‘the golfer’.
Bale is also struggling to be accepted by Los Blancos fans despite netting twice during their 13th Champions League win last May in Kiev.
Interestingly, these reports from the Catalonia newspapers, are previewing this week’s El Clasico double fixtures holding at the Spanish capital. Lionel Messi and Barcelona teammates face Real Madrid in the reverse semi-final tie of the Copa del Rey on Wednesday with the scores at 1-1 from the first leg clash at the Nou Camp. And on Saturday, Barca will return to the capital again on Saturday for a La Liga cracker league that could see the Los Blancos reduce Bacelona’s lead a the top of the log from nine to six points. The trio of Vinicius, Karim Benzema and Vazquez are all ahead of Bale in the pecking order as Bale awaits his time. Speaking on Bale’s latest celebrations club boss Santiago Solari insists the Welshman is free to celebrate provided Real Madrid get positive results.
“He can celebrate however he wants as long as we win.”