WATCH as former Tottenham signs staggering new 6-year deal at Real Madrid

By Alex Taylor

Gareth Bale has gone from a shy teenage left-back to one of the best players in the world in just a few short years.

His current home at Real Madrid is a far cry from his humble beginnings in Wales and Bale’s dream lifestyle isn’t over yet.

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White hot: Bale earns new Madrid contract

The Real Madrid forward is now earning mega-bucks in the Spanish capital and has committed his future to the club until 2022.

Check out Bale’s comments below:

Pretty mad right?

Even when he was banging in the goals at Spurs we never thought he’d make it as far as he has!

Fair play to the lad.

He’s not quite toppled Ronaldo as the biggest dog at Madrid yet but there’s still plenty of time for that.

If you’ve forgotten just how good Bale is, have a look at this:

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