Gareth Bale’s Arsenal-supporting agent trolls Tottenham over rumoured loan offer

first_imgGareth Bale’s Arsenal-supporting agent trolls Tottenham over rumoured loan offer Advertisement Bale has struggled for form and fitness in a difficult season (Picture: Getty)Manager Zinedine Zidane is believed to be keen on offloading Bale, while reports have been circulating in Spain that former club Spurs are ready to offer him a January escape.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTBut Bale’s Arsenal-supporting agent, Jonathan Barnett, has rubbished the speculation and says a loan is completely out of the question, while he couldn’t resist teasing Spurs.Asked if there is any chance of a return to the north London club in an interview with Sky Sports, Barnett burst out laughing and said bluntly: ‘I’m an Arsenal supporter, thank you very much.’On whether Bale will leave the club on loan, he continued: ‘Never. No loan move. No.More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing Arsenal‘He’s one of the best players on earth – why would one of the best players on earth go somewhere on loan? That’s ridiculous.’Bale, 30, still has two-and-a-half seasons left on his current contract with Real and Barnett fully expects the Welshman – once the world’s most expensive player – to see out his deal. Bale has two goals and two assists in 14 appearances in all comps this season (Picture: AP)He added: ‘He’s fine. He’ll be there and everything is fine.‘I’ve always said [he’ll see out his contract]. I’ve never deviated and that’s where I’m going to stay. Things can change, but loans are ridiculous. And there’s not many clubs who can actually afford him anyway.‘So he’s happy. He’ll play at Real Madrid and hopefully win a couple more things with them.’MORE: Frank Lampard explains how Mesut Ozil caused Chelsea problems against ArsenalMORE: Cesc Fabregas hails Arsenal ‘legend’ who unearthed Gabriel Martinelli and Hector BellerinMore: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City Bale’s agent, Jonthan Barnett, has little desire to bring him back to Spurs (Picture: Sky Sports)Real Madrid star Gareth Bale’s agent has ruled out the possibility of the Welsh winger leaving the club and dubbed rumours of a January loan move to Tottenham as ‘ridiculous’.Bale has struggled to hold down a place in the Real starting XI this season, having been plagued by injuries once again, and has not scored a goal in La Liga since September against Villarreal.He infuriated Real fans, and the club’s hierarchy, when he played for Wales despite being sidelined for Real, holding up a flag afterwards that read: ‘Wales. Golf. Madrid. In that order.’center_img Advertisement Comment Metro Sport ReporterWednesday 22 Jan 2020 3:10 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link646Shareslast_img

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