'C'mon Levy', 'Amazing' - Tottenham fans in meltdown after ex-boss makes huge transfer claim
Tottenham fans have been in meltdown after the club’s former manager Harry Redknapp claimed that Gareth Bale could be on his way back to North London in the summer transfer window.
Spanish outlet Mundo Deportivo has previously reported that Spurs are gearing up a bid to re-sign Bale from Real Madrid, while Manchester United are also expected to be in the race for his signature.
Redknapp has since told Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast programme on talkSPORT that he is expects the Wales international to return to Tottenham in the summer with his place in the Real Madrid first team in real doubt.
“I think he will come home,” he told talkSPORT. “He is a homeboy. I remember giving him four, five days off when I was at Tottenham, we never had a game for two weeks, and he only went back to Wales to see his mum.
“He didn’t go off abroad anywhere exotic. He is quite a steady Eddie. I think he would like to be at home. He is a homeboy really.”
Bale has been overlooked in recent key games by Zinedine Zidane and the former Spurs attacker failed to even make an appearance off the bench in the 2-1 Champions League semi-final win over Bayern Munich earlier this week.
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Injuries have hampered the Welshman’s season, however even though he is back to fitness, Zidane still doesn’t seem keen on him.
Now, Spurs fans are losing their mind on Twitter after Redknapp claimed he could be on his way back to Tottenham in the summer.
Here is a selection of their tweets:
— Habeeb Hayatz (@HabeebHayatz) April 28, 2018
Bin them all if it means we get bale
— Addicted To Spurs (@addicted_spurs) April 28, 2018
— Dom Coeur-De-Lion (@dom_coeurdelion) April 28, 2018
If he said it out his car window, it must be true
— John (@JohnnyTottenham) April 28, 2018
Would be the statement of intent needed, the ‘star’ the ‘winner’ everyone is on about, wouldnt need time to fit in….just not sure about those high wages and injury concerns.
— Ben Jones (@benjones85) April 28, 2018
Can’t way for Levy to offer him 100k/week
— Sami (@Smterki) April 28, 2018
Harry Redknapp reckons Bale may return in the summer to Spurs. Why do people get me excited like this ????
— Max (@xDuoMax) April 28, 2018
If he come home would be amazing but won’t happen
— Jordan (@Jordankirk102) April 28, 2018