WATCH as Real Madrid hero Gareth Bale breaks records with 30-yard Champions League volley

By Alex Taylor

Gareth Bale went from a shy young left-back at Southampton to a Real Madrid galactico quicker than you could say ‘£250 grand-a-week’.

Chelsea are eyeing a world-record move for Gareth Bale

White hot: Gareth Bale has been on fire in the Spanish capital

The former Tottenham ace signed a new contract at the Bernabeu this week and has already celebrated his new deal by scoring one of the goals of the season.

Check this out:

Yeah, pretty impressive right?

Well it gets better. Turns out Bale’s wonder goal was the fastest Champions League goal in Madrid’s history.

We reckon Bale is fast becoming the best British player ever to play abroad.

What a legend!

To see more of Bale’s incredible shooting ability, have a look at this:

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