It has been claimed that Tottenham Hotspur winger Gareth Bale will hold off on a move to Real Madrid if the club qualify for the Champions League next season.

Real Madrid are at the front pack of a chasing pack clamouring for Bale, with bidding expected to start at the £50m mark.

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But Bale is flying with Spurs at the moment, and he produced another stunning display in his side’s 2-1 win over their fierce north London rivals Arsenal last weekend.

Bale, who has drawn comparisons with Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in recent weeks, has confided to friends that he is happy to stay at White Hart Lane. (Daily Express)

The news will surely delight many Spurs fans who do not want to see their prized asset leave at any point in the near future