Real Madrid Confirms Manchester United Wanted Gareth Bale
The 24-year-old moved from Tottenham to Real Madrid earlier this month for $137 million (£86m) after three months of negotiations.
During that time, rumors flew that Manchester United was interested in bringing Bale to Old Trafford and that the Red Devils had bid on the winger, for possibly as much as $202 million.
Source: Mike Prindiville-Pro Soccer TalkReal Madrid Confirms Manchester United Wanted Gareth Bale by Kate Reiter
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