Restored Bale after three months back in selection of Real Madrid
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Gareth Bale returns after months of absence back in the selection of Real Madrid. The 27-year-old attacker has recovered from an ankle injury and make Saturday as well as is certainly his comeback in the thuisduel with Espanyol.
“He is back in the selection, and I plan on him speelminuten. He is eager and I am happy that almost all of the players are back”, left Real coach Zinedine Zidane Friday know.
Bale had at the end of november to undergo surgery because the tendons of his right ankle were damaged. The rehabilitation took almost three months.
Zidane is looking forward to the comeback of the Welsh attacker. “He really is a key player for us. He has quality, speed, and we know what damage he can make to the opponent. He is also very happy that he can get back into.”
Tuesday was the 27-year-old Bale is already back on the training of Real. The Champions League match on Wednesday with Napoli (3-1 win), however, came just too early for the ex-player of Tottenham Hotspur.
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Time of placing
11:53 – 17 February 2017
Real Madrid is the lijstaanvoerder in the Primera Division. With two matches less played the team of the Zidane one point more than FC Barcelona.
Espanyol is the current number nine of Spain. The duel in the Santiago Bernabeu starts on Saturday at 16.15 hours. Earlier this season, Real was on a visit to Espanyol in Barcelona with 0-2 too strong.
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