Real Madrid To Use Gareth Bale As Makeweight For Sterling


Spanish giants Real Madrid are prepared to use winger Gareth Bale as a makeweight in a possible deal to sign Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling.

Gareth Bale is a long-term transfer target for Manchester United and the Welshman has less than three years on his current contract which expires at the end of the 2021/22 season.

According to Sky Sports News, Real Madrid want to offer £70m plus Gareth Bale for Raheem Sterling.

England international star Raheem Sterling has been a key player for both club and country for the better part of the last five years.

Raheem Sterling became a Manchester City player in the summer of 2015 following his big money move from Liverpool.

Manchester City paid £50m for Raheem Sterling and he has more than justified that price tally.

He has scored seven league goals for Manchester City this season.

Bale could be used as a makeweight in a deal to sign Raheem Sterling.

The Welsh international came close to joining Manchester United six years ago before his then world-record move to the Estadio Santiago Bernebeu.

He has been linked with the Red Devils on several occasions since then.

Bale could have left for China in the summer but for club president Florentino Perez who pulled the